The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 55 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.35% -
As % of the General category - 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,625 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
311 235 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.07% 41.59% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 265 201 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,935 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Local Government
South West

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA