The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 186 157 181
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 3 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.18% 1.21% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 11
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £38,100 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £81,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +25.00%
Local Government
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1666 1317 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.17% 35.62% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1075 1137
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Local Government
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Manchester

Local Government
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham 0 2 £70,000 +100.00%
Local Government
North West

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) BODI
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) DTV
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) BODI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (16.67%) SAP