The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 11 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 210 198 181
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 13 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.29% 0.64%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.68% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 33
Average salary £60,000 £33,625 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.43% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £29,250 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,140 £40,500 £36,727
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +10.27%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2294 2199 2018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.89% 41.88% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1815 1702
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the South West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the South West

Local Government
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Wiltshire 0 8 £41,750 +32.53%
Bristol +3 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (50.88%) ITIL
2 22 (38.60%) Relational Database
3 20 (35.09%) Degree
3 20 (35.09%) Mathematics
4 18 (31.58%) Windows
5 16 (28.07%) Ingres
6 13 (22.81%) RDBMS
6 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.81%) C#
6 13 (22.81%) .NET
6 13 (22.81%) Migration
6 13 (22.81%) Scrum
7 12 (21.05%) OpenROAD
7 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.79%) Solaris
9 9 (15.79%) C
9 9 (15.79%) N-Tier
9 9 (15.79%) SLA
9 9 (15.79%) Network Design
9 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (15.79%) WinForms
9 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (15.79%) Network Management
9 9 (15.79%) Protective Monitoring
10 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
10 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.04%) Project Management
10 8 (14.04%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (21.05%) OpenROAD
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) Relational Database
2 16 (28.07%) Ingres
3 13 (22.81%) RDBMS
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.02%) Back Office
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Architect
2 13 (22.81%) Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Server Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Server Support
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
1 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
2 9 (15.79%) WinForms
3 6 (10.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Mathematics
2 9 (15.79%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) RMADS
5 3 (5.26%) CESG
6 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 9 (15.79%) Solaris
4 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) UNIX
5 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) ITIL
2 13 (22.81%) Migration
2 13 (22.81%) Scrum
3 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
3 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (15.79%) Network Design
4 9 (15.79%) Network Management
4 9 (15.79%) Protective Monitoring
5 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.28%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.53%) UML
7 6 (10.53%) Change Management
7 6 (10.53%) Workflow
8 4 (7.02%) Service Management
8 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C#
2 9 (15.79%) C
3 6 (10.53%) C++
3 6 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) CITP
4 3 (5.26%) MCSD
4 3 (5.26%) CISSP
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.26%) CISA
4 3 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Citrix
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Capita
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) Remedy
South West England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £500 - £600 per day + rates are flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £20,000 - 22,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 25 days ago