The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 68 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.93% 0.73% 0.14%
As % of the General category 3.27% 2.41% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £44,145 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.70% +35.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
214 290 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.42% 30.27% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 182 233 190
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Local Government
Oxfordshire

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Local Government
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Oxford

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (12.50%) Android Development
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Drupal
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (12.50%) MVC

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (25.00%) Software Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Support Assistant
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Training Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Product Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (12.50%) Android Development
2 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft