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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 149 162 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.23% -
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
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
1506 1630 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.39% 42.41% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1015 813
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

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
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 27 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
Glasgow +3 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Edinburgh +12 2 £30,250 -53.46% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) Product Management
2 3 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 2 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) SHDSL
3 1 (7.14%) ADSL
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Director
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Officer
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) Product Management
1 3 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Content Management
3 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
1 2 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
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