The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 94 96
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.78% 0.093%
As % of the General category - 2.45% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,279 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +5.69%
Local Government
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
365 367 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.64% 31.69% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 315 311 335
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Local Government
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Kent region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Kent