The 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 223 196 200
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 15 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.70% 1.11% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 23
Average salary £68,750 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.20% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2131 2254 2116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.95% 41.08% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1820 1804
Average salary £41,750 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Devon - 6 £72,500 -
Wiltshire -30 3 £27,500 -17.29% 2
Dorset - 3 £52,500 -
Bristol +2 1 £43,394 -33.24% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (40.74%) TOGAF
2 21 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 18 (33.33%) Finance
4 15 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (24.07%) Project Management
6 12 (22.22%) Change Management
6 12 (22.22%) ITIL
7 11 (20.37%) ERP
8 10 (18.52%) Degree
9 9 (16.67%) DoDAF
9 9 (16.67%) MODAF
9 9 (16.67%) Web Services
9 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 8 (14.81%) XML
11 7 (12.96%) UML
11 7 (12.96%) e-GIF
11 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
11 7 (12.96%) Matrix Management
11 7 (12.96%) BPMN
12 6 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
12 6 (11.11%) SLA
12 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
13 5 (9.26%) C#
13 5 (9.26%) .NET
13 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.26%) Migration
13 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
13 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 1 (1.85%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Architect
2 10 (18.52%) Business Architect
3 9 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) NHS Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Data Architect
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Technical Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) XML
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.41%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.85%) BBC
6 1 (1.85%) GIS
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.70%) Android
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) TOGAF
2 21 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 15 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) Project Management
5 12 (22.22%) Change Management
5 12 (22.22%) ITIL
6 11 (20.37%) ERP
7 9 (16.67%) DoDAF
7 9 (16.67%) MODAF
8 7 (12.96%) UML
8 7 (12.96%) e-GIF
8 7 (12.96%) Matrix Management
8 7 (12.96%) BPMN
9 6 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.26%) Migration
10 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (7.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C#
2 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (1.85%) BT
3 1 (1.85%) Toshiba
3 1 (1.85%) ESRI
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) EMC
3 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix
3 1 (1.85%) Nokia
3 1 (1.85%) Siemens
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + car allowance and bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Salary: From £22,212 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Avonmouth
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Basic+Car+OTE Circa 60K +
Posted: 27 days ago