The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 62 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.22% 0.38% -
As % of the General category 0.90% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £33,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Local Government
Tyne and Wear

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

General Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 218 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.78% 41.52% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 186 113
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £45,400
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Local Government
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle