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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 230 240 236
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 16 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.67% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 17
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,279
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,475 £37,123
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -
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
2257 2529 2858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.38% 38.50% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1842 1948 2182
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 11 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Cheshire +33 2 £25,750 -39.41% 1
Lancashire - 2 £22,500 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Project Management
2 16 (42.11%) Degree
3 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
4 14 (36.84%) Retail
5 8 (21.05%) NHS
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) SAS
6 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) Economics
6 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
6 7 (18.42%) Physics
6 7 (18.42%) Psychology
6 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
6 7 (18.42%) Operations Research
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (15.79%) Web Development
7 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) .NET
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
8 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) VB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) OPENHousing
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Power BI
3 2 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (5.26%) QlikView
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Graduate
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Graduate Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Graduate Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Junior
3 7 (18.42%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Junior Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) ASP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
1 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.79%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) Classic ASP
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) LINQ
4 2 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) NHS
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.42%) Economics
2 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
2 7 (18.42%) Physics
2 7 (18.42%) Psychology
3 4 (10.53%) Data Extraction
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Project Management
2 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
3 7 (18.42%) Operations Research
3 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Business Development
7 2 (5.26%) Coaching
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CISA
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) QiCA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Capita
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