The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 107 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 7 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.44% 0.78% 0.49%
As % of the General category 1.32% 2.51% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,700 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £86,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,390 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +5.97%
Local Government
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
530 517 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.35% 30.96% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 414 414 395
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Oxford +1 6 £42,500 +47.82%
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) QA

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Support Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (25.00%) WPF Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Product Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Business Objects