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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 74 65
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the General category - 1.80% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £22,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -2.94%
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
179 278 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.19% 40.41% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 144 241 243
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago