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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 244 244 257
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 12 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.74% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 8
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,818
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,180 £25,000 £38,295
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £55,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,992
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.27%
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
2322 2424 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.36% 36.24% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 1899 2514
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 0 11 £40,000 -
Cheshire +23 1 £32,700 -25.68%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Retail
4 8 (25.81%) NHS
4 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
8 4 (12.90%) Physics
8 4 (12.90%) Psychology
8 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
8 4 (12.90%) QlikView
8 4 (12.90%) Operations Research
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 4 (12.90%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (12.90%) Power BI
8 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.90%) SAP
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
8 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects

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 4 (12.90%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) OPENHousing
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (12.90%) Data Mining
4 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.90%) Power BI
4 4 (12.90%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (12.90%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) Ingres
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Graduate
2 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Business Objects Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Graduate Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Graduate Test Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Junior
2 4 (12.90%) Junior Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Junior Test Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) QlikView Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.68%) Classic ASP
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) NHS
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Economics
2 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.90%) Physics
2 4 (12.90%) Psychology
3 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
1 9 (29.03%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Research
4 4 (12.90%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Business Development
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Internal Audit
6 2 (6.45%) IT Audit
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CISA
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) QiCA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Capita
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle