The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 86 63 78
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.11% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.83% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £80,000 £24,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+226.53% -10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Local Government
Yorkshire

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
237 240 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.95% 34.33% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 197 177 219
Average salary £39,250 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) SPSS
1 2 (50.00%) CHAID
1 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
1 2 (50.00%) Data Security
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) CHAID
1 2 (50.00%) Data Security
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp