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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 155 151 161
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.62% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £36,468 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.75% -21.05%
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
1355 1459 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.44% 47.84% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 772 873 988
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 5 February 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
(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 -11 4 - - 4
Strathclyde - 1 £60,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 - -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) ERP
2 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) PMP
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Business Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) ERP Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Software Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £170,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago