The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.76% - -
As % of the General category 39.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -3.03%
Local Government
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.86% 33.33% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 37
Average salary £25,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Local Government
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

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

Local Government Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Local Government
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Northern Ireland 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
County Antrim - 15 £25,000 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 15 (100.00%) Finance
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (86.67%) Retail
2 13 (86.67%) Business Analysis
2 13 (86.67%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (53.33%) Physics
4 8 (53.33%) Chemistry
5 4 (26.67%) Biology
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
5 4 (26.67%) Operations Research
6 3 (20.00%) GIS
7 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
7 2 (13.33%) IT Audit
7 2 (13.33%) Forensic Accounting
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Practice Management
7 2 (13.33%) CISSP
7 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (13.33%) Business Development

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Graduate
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) GIS Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Auditor
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP Auditor
4 2 (13.33%) IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (53.33%) Chemistry
3 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 8 (53.33%) Physics
4 4 (26.67%) Biology
4 4 (26.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Business Analysis
1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Operations Research
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Forensic Accounting
4 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
4 2 (13.33%) IT Audit
4 2 (13.33%) Practice Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com