The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 167 154 156
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.028% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.062% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £75,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.33% +93.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1611 1400 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.58% 43.25% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 867 816
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Local Government
UK

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 1 August 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
Glasgow - 1 £27,500 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (58.82%) Oracle
1 10 (58.82%) ERP
1 10 (58.82%) SLA
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (35.29%) System Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.88%) Business Development
8 1 (5.88%) Java EE

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Functional Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ERP
2 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss