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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 178 168 154
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the General category 0.10% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £39,776
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.70%
UK excluding London average salary £39,225 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.55% +25.00%
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
978 883 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.74% 26.78% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 782 643 741
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen