The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 176 167 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.082% 0.17% -
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
Local Government
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1081 909 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.59% 26.17% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 841 694 779
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Local Government
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Leeds

Local Government
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Moodle
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
1 1 (33.33%) Moodle
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago