The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 136 145 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.056% 0.22% 0.085%
As % of the General category 0.16% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% -25.71%
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -
Local Government
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
625 929 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.90% 41.77% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 396 632 559
Median salary £55,000 £54,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Local Government
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Reading

Local Government
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
2 1 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Progress 4GL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Progress Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Progress