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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 142 141 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.048% 0.13% 0.79%
As % of the General category 0.10% 0.28% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 18
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,486 £35,877 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -24.47%
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
961 1075 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 46.07% 45.23% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 655 609 567
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Presales

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) ERP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) ERP Presales Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Presales Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft