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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 97 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.100% - 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.27% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £20,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-36.52% +4.37%
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
369 365 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.79% 36.83% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 332 327 311
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

Local Government
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (60.00%) Server Patching
4 2 (40.00%) Document Management
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) EDMS
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) EDMS
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Server Patching
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft