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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
UK / Scotland
Rank 122 151 153
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.17%

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
910 1373 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.37% 46.89% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 577 819 881
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 8 £40,000 - 3
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 4 (33.33%) WCF
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) SHDSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ADSL
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) SHDSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Presales
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) F5
1 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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