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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 147 166 169
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.030% 0.054%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.062% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £29,250 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £42,500 £42,279
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +0.52%
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
1244 1603 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.55% 48.40% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 669 918 1045
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 £29,250 -
Edinburgh +19 1 - -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (87.10%) Finance
2 24 (77.42%) Retail
3 22 (70.97%) Business Analysis
3 22 (70.97%) Degree
3 22 (70.97%) Project Management
4 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
5 12 (38.71%) Psychology
5 12 (38.71%) Economics
6 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
7 8 (25.81%) Multimedia
7 8 (25.81%) Operations Research
7 8 (25.81%) Web Design
7 8 (25.81%) Service Design
7 8 (25.81%) Mathematics
7 8 (25.81%) Physics
7 8 (25.81%) User Experience
8 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 3 (9.68%) ADSL
10 3 (9.68%) WAN
10 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
10 3 (9.68%) SLA
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Process Management
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Change Management
10 3 (9.68%) Fortinet

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 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) ADSL
1 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) BGP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (6.45%) OSPF
2 2 (6.45%) SHDSL
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
General
1 27 (87.10%) Finance
2 24 (77.42%) Retail
3 8 (25.81%) Multimedia
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Graduate
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Graduate Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Graduate Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Junior
3 8 (25.81%) Junior Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Junior Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 2 (6.45%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Software Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Economics
2 12 (38.71%) Psychology
3 8 (25.81%) Mathematics
3 8 (25.81%) Physics
3 8 (25.81%) User Experience
4 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Business Analysis
1 22 (70.97%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Operations Research
3 8 (25.81%) Service Design
3 8 (25.81%) Web Design
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Process Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco
1 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.45%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds