The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 212 227 257
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 22 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.95% 0.86% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 11
Average salary £26,500 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.69% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,906 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -3.03%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2305 2564 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.62% 39.34% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 1916 1956
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 £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the North West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the North West

Local Government
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Manchester +5 12 £26,500 -22.05%
Cheshire +29 6 £25,750 -21.96%
Lancashire - 4 £28,750 - 2
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 17 (42.50%) Project Management
3 15 (37.50%) Degree
4 12 (30.00%) Retail
4 12 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) SAS
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.00%) Economics
7 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (15.00%) Physics
7 6 (15.00%) Psychology
7 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (15.00%) Operations Research
7 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.50%) Driving Licence
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 5 (12.50%) Law
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (12.50%) Migration
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
8 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle 11i

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.50%) Power BI
3 3 (7.50%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (7.50%) QlikView
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Consultant
1 12 (30.00%) Graduate
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Graduate Test Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Junior
3 6 (15.00%) Junior Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Payroll Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Client Account Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) ICT Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (5.00%) CSS3
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 2 (5.00%) LINQ
3 2 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Sass
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (15.00%) Economics
1 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (15.00%) Physics
1 6 (15.00%) Psychology
2 5 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Project Management
2 12 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) Operations Research
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.00%) People Management
8 3 (7.50%) Coaching
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
9 2 (5.00%) Business Development
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C#
1 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CISA
2 2 (5.00%) CISSP
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.00%) QiCA
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 3 (7.50%) SAP
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