The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 141 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.92% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.50%
General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
976 872 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.21% 41.05% 33.95%
Number of salaries quoted 574 621 657
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Local Government
Berkshire

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Reading

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (61.90%) ERP
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (57.14%) Dynamics GP
2 12 (57.14%) SAP CO
2 12 (57.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (57.14%) NetSuite
2 12 (57.14%) Infor
2 12 (57.14%) Agresso
2 12 (57.14%) Sage
2 12 (57.14%) SAP FI
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) SAP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) VB
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Facebook
5 2 (9.52%) Twitter
5 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) CMS
5 2 (9.52%) MailChimp
5 2 (9.52%) SEO
5 2 (9.52%) Intranet
5 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Agresso
1 12 (57.14%) SAP FI
1 12 (57.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 12 (57.14%) SAP CO
1 12 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (57.14%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) MailChimp
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Sales Consultant
1 13 (61.90%) Consultant
1 13 (61.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 12 (57.14%) ERP Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Webmaster
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
1 2 (9.52%) Social Media
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Physics
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ERP
2 2 (9.52%) Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) SEO
2 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
1 12 (57.14%) SAP
1 12 (57.14%) Sage
1 12 (57.14%) NetSuite
1 12 (57.14%) Infor
2 2 (9.52%) Facebook
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter
2 2 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix