The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 47 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.64% 0.36% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.26% 0.88% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £39,197 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-29.84% -4.97%
Local Government
Berkshire

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

General Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
159 114 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 50.96% 41.16% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 127 80 117
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £30,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Local Government
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Newbury

Local Government
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) OPENHousing
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (28.57%) OPENHousing
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) QA Leader
1 3 (42.86%) QA Team Leader
1 3 (42.86%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
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