The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 151 160 178
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.13% 0.027%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.26% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £25,750 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -
Local Government
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1318 1527 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.61% 48.32% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 653 911 1093
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Local Government
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Scotland

Local Government
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 4 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Edinburgh +7 3 £25,750 -14.87% 2
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 28 (84.85%) Finance
2 24 (72.73%) Retail
3 23 (69.70%) Degree
4 22 (66.67%) Business Analysis
4 22 (66.67%) Project Management
5 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
6 12 (36.36%) Psychology
6 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 12 (36.36%) Economics
7 8 (24.24%) Multimedia
7 8 (24.24%) Web Design
7 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
7 8 (24.24%) Physics
7 8 (24.24%) Operations Research
7 8 (24.24%) User Experience
7 8 (24.24%) Service Design
8 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) Process Management
10 3 (9.09%) ITIL
10 3 (9.09%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.06%) Banking
11 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
11 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
11 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
11 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) ADSL
1 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) BGP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) MPLS
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) OSPF
2 1 (3.03%) SHDSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
General
1 28 (84.85%) Finance
2 24 (72.73%) Retail
3 8 (24.24%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Graduate
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate Test Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Junior
3 8 (24.24%) Junior Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Junior Test Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation Architect
5 2 (6.06%) ERP Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 12 (36.36%) Economics
2 12 (36.36%) Psychology
3 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
3 8 (24.24%) Physics
3 8 (24.24%) User Experience
4 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.06%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 22 (66.67%) Project Management
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 8 (24.24%) Operations Research
3 8 (24.24%) Service Design
3 8 (24.24%) Web Design
4 4 (12.12%) Process Management
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco
1 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.03%) F5
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Remedy
2 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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