The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 73 91
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the General category - 0.51% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £39,500 £42,279
% change year-on-year
-20.25% -6.57%
Local Government
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
203 196 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 31.52% 31.92% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 159 160 273
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Local Government
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Somerset region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Somerset

Local Government
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP