The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 409 427 408
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 46 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 34
Average salary £45,250 £32,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.40% -34.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £23,800 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,677 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
Local Government
England

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

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8072 8816 8726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.59% 37.34% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6046 6458 6386
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the South East

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the South East

Local Government
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +20 19 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Surrey +16 10 £35,877 -31.66%
Berkshire +2 9 £31,500 -19.23%
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Oxfordshire -5 2 £37,500 +48.51%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.93%) Project Management
3 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
4 20 (22.99%) Oracle
4 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
5 17 (19.54%) ITIL
6 15 (17.24%) Scrum
6 15 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 15 (17.24%) C#
6 15 (17.24%) SQL
6 15 (17.24%) .NET
7 14 (16.09%) Degree
8 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
9 11 (12.64%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
10 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
10 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
10 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
10 10 (11.49%) Finance
11 9 (10.34%) MVC
11 9 (10.34%) UML
11 9 (10.34%) VB.NET
11 9 (10.34%) NHS
11 9 (10.34%) SOA
11 9 (10.34%) Open Source
11 9 (10.34%) ArchiMate
11 9 (10.34%) SysML
11 9 (10.34%) COBIT
11 9 (10.34%) BPMN

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.90%) ColdFusion
3 5 (5.75%) Node.js
3 5 (5.75%) IIS
3 5 (5.75%) Apache
4 4 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.30%) SugarCRM
5 2 (2.30%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle HRMS
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle Payroll
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.30%) Sage CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.30%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.15%) Agresso
3 1 (1.15%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) LAN
2 3 (3.45%) WAN
2 3 (3.45%) DNS
2 3 (3.45%) SAN
3 2 (2.30%) DHCP
3 2 (2.30%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) Wireless
3 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) MPLS
4 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.15%) VoIP
4 1 (1.15%) ADSL
4 1 (1.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.90%) MySQL
4 4 (4.60%) Big Data
5 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Subversion
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Marketing
3 5 (5.75%) Back Office
3 5 (5.75%) Publishing
4 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.45%) Legal
6 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 2 (2.30%) Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Architect
3 10 (11.49%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.34%) Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Principal Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.20%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Graduate
8 5 (5.75%) Project Leader
9 4 (4.60%) Account Manager
9 4 (4.60%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.60%) SQL Programmer
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (4.60%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (9.20%) CSS
2 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.05%) jQuery
4 6 (6.90%) HTML
5 5 (5.75%) J2EE
5 5 (5.75%) OAuth
5 5 (5.75%) HTML5
6 4 (4.60%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (4.60%) NHibernate
6 4 (4.60%) XML
6 4 (4.60%) XSLT
6 4 (4.60%) LINQ
7 3 (3.45%) Ajax
7 3 (3.45%) CSS3
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.30%) REST
8 2 (2.30%) RESTful
8 2 (2.30%) WCF
8 2 (2.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) NHS
1 9 (10.34%) Open Source
2 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.93%) Project Management
3 17 (19.54%) ITIL
4 15 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 15 (17.24%) Scrum
5 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
6 11 (12.64%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
7 9 (10.34%) SysML
7 9 (10.34%) UML
7 9 (10.34%) SOA
7 9 (10.34%) MVC
7 9 (10.34%) BPMN
7 9 (10.34%) ArchiMate
8 8 (9.20%) Business Development
9 6 (6.90%) Service Management
9 6 (6.90%) CRM
9 6 (6.90%) Content Management
10 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) C#
1 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.34%) VB.NET
4 5 (5.75%) Python
4 5 (5.75%) Ruby
4 5 (5.75%) PHP
4 5 (5.75%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) VB
6 2 (2.30%) R
6 2 (2.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.30%) HNC
4 2 (2.30%) MCSE
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MCSA
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) COBIT
2 6 (6.90%) QA
3 3 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (2.30%) ISO 14001
4 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) SAP
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (2.30%) Orchard
4 2 (2.30%) FrontRange
4 2 (2.30%) Citrix
4 2 (2.30%) Sage
4 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.30%) VMware
4 2 (2.30%) Amdocs
4 2 (2.30%) Lagan
4 2 (2.30%) Northgate
4 2 (2.30%) Civica
4 2 (2.30%) Oneserve
5 1 (1.15%) Capita
5 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.15%) EMC
South East
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Mid Sussex District Council
Salary: From £64,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago