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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 114 114 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.070% 0.51% 0.59%
As % of the General category 0.25% 1.69% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 11
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
399 534 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.08% 30.08% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 317 398 448
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Product Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL