The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 68 69
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the General category - 1.10% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £66,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,390 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +21.42%
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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
244 182 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.40% 27.37% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 168 154 198
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £54,500 £59,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Local Government
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the North East

Local Government
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Governance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft