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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 129 150 165
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 28 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the General category 2.08% 0.33% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 7
Median salary £26,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.64% -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £27,392 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-32.36% -4.70%
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
1343 1537 1664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.88% 49.00% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 723 943 1024
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Local Government Salary Histogram 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 5 May 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
Edinburgh - 25 £25,000 - 2
Glasgow -5 10 £26,500 -45.64% 1
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (85.29%) Finance
2 23 (67.65%) Degree
3 22 (64.71%) Retail
3 22 (64.71%) Project Management
4 21 (61.76%) Business Analysis
5 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
6 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 11 (32.35%) Economics
7 11 (32.35%) Psychology
8 8 (23.53%) User Experience
8 8 (23.53%) Service Design
8 8 (23.53%) Multimedia
8 8 (23.53%) Web Design
9 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
9 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
9 7 (20.59%) Physics
9 7 (20.59%) Operations Research
10 5 (14.71%) Change Management
10 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (14.71%) ERP
11 4 (11.76%) Process Management
12 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
12 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
12 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.88%) SOA
12 2 (5.88%) NHS
12 2 (5.88%) Middleware
12 2 (5.88%) DevOps
12 2 (5.88%) Mentoring

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) ADSL
1 1 (2.94%) BGP
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) MPLS
1 1 (2.94%) Network Security
1 1 (2.94%) OSPF
1 1 (2.94%) SHDSL
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (85.29%) Finance
2 22 (64.71%) Retail
3 8 (23.53%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Graduate
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Graduate Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Graduate Test Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Junior
2 7 (20.59%) Junior Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Junior Test Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Business Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) ERP Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Software Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Sales Director
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (32.35%) Economics
2 11 (32.35%) Psychology
3 8 (23.53%) User Experience
4 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
4 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
4 7 (20.59%) Physics
5 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.88%) NHS
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Project Management
2 21 (61.76%) Business Analysis
3 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (23.53%) Service Design
4 8 (23.53%) Web Design
5 7 (20.59%) Operations Research
6 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) ERP
7 4 (11.76%) Process Management
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Open Source
8 2 (5.88%) Presales
8 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 2 (5.88%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) PHP
1 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
1 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco
1 1 (2.94%) F5
1 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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