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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.17% -
As % of the General category - 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -
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
212 204 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.55% 34.87% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 174 173 267
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -19.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £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