The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.83% - -
As % of the General category 1.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,394 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.68% -
Local Government
England

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

General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
63 65 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 52.50% 34.76% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 40
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Local Government
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the Midlands

Local Government
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Executive
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL