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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 169 146 155
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.24% 0.74% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £85,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.06% +42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
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
1677 1352 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.33% 44.50% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 834 868
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,629
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -14 3 £35,000 -65.00% 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 £26,223 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Intranet
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Hudson
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) IaaS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The City of Edinburgh Council
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hudson - London
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago