The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 709 729 803
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +74
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 203 241 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.49% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 173 190 162
Median salary £37,614 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,555
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41953 48900 51455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.86% 44.64% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34463 38770 39915
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Local Government
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government within the UK.

Local Government Salary Trend in the UK

Local Government
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 within the UK.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the UK

Local Government
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 181 £37,500 -11.76% 69
London +15 51 £65,000 +40.54% 20
South East +13 32 £35,000 -17.64% 14
East of England +46 22 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire +19 20 £65,000 +52.94% 9
Leeds +27 17 £65,000 +23.80% 4
West Yorkshire +23 17 £65,000 +23.80% 5
North West +13 16 £37,500 - 9
Hertfordshire +36 14 £42,500 +70.00%
South West +1 14 £29,750 -33.88% 7
Manchester +4 11 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Oxford -5 11 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Oxfordshire -12 11 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Hemel Hempstead +25 10 £42,500 +70.00%
West Midlands -5 10 £31,500 -33.68% 4
Wiltshire +24 8 £26,000 - 3
Nottingham +18 7 £26,537 -24.18% 2
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £26,537 -24.18% 2
East Midlands +6 7 £26,537 -24.18% 2
Berkshire -8 7 £36,000 -7.69% 1
Surrey - 7 £34,839 - 2
Scotland +8 6 £25,750 -26.42% 3
Farnham - 6 £33,546 -
City of London +63 5 £72,500 +52.63% 6
South Wales +14 5 £40,000 +56.86%
Wales +10 5 £40,000 +56.86%
Hampshire -4 5 £29,500 -37.89% 2
Bridgend - 5 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 5 £31,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +25 4 £32,250 +43.33%

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Local Government.

1 184 (39.83%) Finance
2 161 (34.85%) Degree
3 126 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 92 (19.91%) Project Management
5 90 (19.48%) Retail
6 76 (16.45%) Windows
7 75 (16.23%) Management Information System
8 70 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 69 (14.94%) Business Analysis
10 61 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (12.99%) ITIL
12 57 (12.34%) SQL
12 57 (12.34%) Computer Science
13 55 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 49 (10.61%) Security Cleared
14 49 (10.61%) SQL Server
15 48 (10.39%) Oracle
15 48 (10.39%) HTML
16 47 (10.17%) MS Office
16 47 (10.17%) Active Directory
17 45 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
18 44 (9.52%) CISSP
18 44 (9.52%) PRINCE2
19 43 (9.31%) CSS
20 42 (9.09%) Service Delivery
21 40 (8.66%) .NET
22 36 (7.79%) Risk Management
23 35 (7.58%) VMware
23 35 (7.58%) Open Source
24 34 (7.36%) Mentoring

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.95%) CMS
3 9 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.52%) SAS
5 6 (1.30%) Drupal
6 5 (1.08%) Alfresco
6 5 (1.08%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.87%) WordPress
8 3 (0.65%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.43%) IIS
9 2 (0.43%) Moodle
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.22%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 70 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.17%) MS Office
3 11 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.30%) MS Project
6 5 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 18 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.87%) Academy Housing
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.65%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.65%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.43%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.43%) OPENHousing
6 2 (0.43%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.22%) assyst
7 1 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.73%) SaaS
5 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.65%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.55%) Firewall
2 17 (3.68%) WAN
3 13 (2.81%) Network Security
4 12 (2.60%) Internet
4 12 (2.60%) VPN
5 10 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (1.95%) SAN
7 7 (1.52%) LAN
7 7 (1.52%) Wireless
8 5 (1.08%) MPLS
9 3 (0.65%) Broadband
9 3 (0.65%) DNS
9 3 (0.65%) Intranet
9 3 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.43%) ADSL
10 2 (0.43%) DHCP
10 2 (0.43%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.38%) MySQL
3 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.95%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.87%) GIS
9 4 (0.87%) Ingres
9 4 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.87%) QlikView
9 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.65%) QGIS
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.43%) Power BI
11 2 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.08%) JIRA
3 5 (1.08%) Selenium
4 4 (0.87%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.87%) Subversion
5 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.22%) Toad
7 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
General
1 184 (39.83%) Finance
2 90 (19.48%) Retail
3 21 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.46%) Marketing
5 10 (2.16%) Legal
5 10 (2.16%) Multimedia
6 7 (1.52%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
8 4 (0.87%) Front Office
8 4 (0.87%) Law
9 3 (0.65%) Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (21.43%) Analyst
2 77 (16.67%) Graduate
3 66 (14.29%) Architect
4 61 (13.20%) Developer
5 60 (12.99%) Consultant
6 27 (5.84%) Support Analyst
7 23 (4.98%) Project Manager
8 21 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 21 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 21 (4.55%) Senior Architect
9 19 (4.11%) Security Architect
10 18 (3.90%) IT Manager
11 17 (3.68%) Cloud Architect
12 16 (3.46%) Graduate Analyst
13 15 (3.25%) Business Consultant
13 15 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (3.25%) C# Developer
13 15 (3.25%) Senior Consultant
14 14 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.03%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (10.39%) HTML
2 43 (9.31%) CSS
3 40 (8.66%) .NET
4 28 (6.06%) Web Services
5 25 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 21 (4.55%) HTML5
7 20 (4.33%) Middleware
8 19 (4.11%) jQuery
9 14 (3.03%) XML
10 11 (2.38%) CSS3
11 10 (2.16%) .NET Framework
11 10 (2.16%) Sass
12 9 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (1.30%) CGI
15 5 (1.08%) Classic ASP
15 5 (1.08%) JSON
15 5 (1.08%) JSP
15 5 (1.08%) Servlets
15 5 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.23%) Management Information System
2 57 (12.34%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.93%) User Experience
4 31 (6.71%) Mathematics
5 30 (6.49%) Physics
6 29 (6.28%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (6.28%) NHS
7 24 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (4.76%) Chemistry
9 20 (4.33%) Statistics
10 18 (3.90%) Driving Licence
11 15 (3.25%) Data Centre
12 14 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
13 12 (2.60%) CESG
13 12 (2.60%) Economics
13 12 (2.60%) Psychology
14 9 (1.95%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.95%) VLE
15 8 (1.73%) Performance Metrics
16 7 (1.52%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 76 (16.45%) Windows
2 26 (5.63%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.46%) Unix
4 11 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.52%) Linux
7 7 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.87%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (19.91%) Project Management
2 69 (14.94%) Business Analysis
3 61 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (12.99%) ITIL
5 55 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 45 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 42 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 36 (7.79%) Risk Management
10 35 (7.58%) Open Source
11 34 (7.36%) CRM
11 34 (7.36%) Data Protection
11 34 (7.36%) Mentoring
11 34 (7.36%) Presales
12 32 (6.93%) Information Security
13 30 (6.49%) Service Management
13 30 (6.49%) Software Engineering
14 28 (6.06%) Business Development
15 26 (5.63%) SDLC
15 26 (5.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.34%) SQL
2 32 (6.93%) JavaScript
3 30 (6.49%) C#
4 28 (6.06%) Java
5 12 (2.60%) PHP
6 11 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.16%) VB
8 6 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.87%) C++
11 3 (0.65%) C
12 2 (0.43%) Progress 4GL
12 2 (0.43%) Python
12 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.22%) Perl
13 1 (0.22%) Ruby
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 161 (34.85%) Degree
2 49 (10.61%) Security Cleared
3 44 (9.52%) CISSP
4 26 (5.63%) CESG Certified Professional
5 20 (4.33%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (3.68%) CISM
8 14 (3.03%) CLAS
8 14 (3.03%) CRISC
8 14 (3.03%) MCSA
9 13 (2.81%) DV Cleared
10 11 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.52%) GIAC
11 7 (1.52%) ISACA
11 7 (1.52%) MBCS
11 7 (1.52%) SANS
12 6 (1.30%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.30%) MCTS
13 5 (1.08%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.33%) QA
3 17 (3.68%) SLA
4 13 (2.81%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.87%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.65%) COBIT
8 3 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.22%) GPG13
9 1 (0.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 47 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.16%) XenDesktop
4 9 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.73%) Terminal Server
5 8 (1.73%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (1.30%) XenApp
7 5 (1.08%) MetaFrame
7 5 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.08%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.08%) vCloud
7 5 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.08%) vSphere
7 5 (1.08%) XenServer
8 2 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.52%) QRadar
1 7 (1.52%) RSA Security Analytics
1 7 (1.52%) SCCM
2 6 (1.30%) WSUS
3 5 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (1.08%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 126 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.39%) Oracle
3 35 (7.58%) VMware
4 25 (5.41%) Citrix
5 19 (4.11%) Cisco
6 17 (3.68%) Google
6 17 (3.68%) Northgate
7 14 (3.03%) Rackspace
8 13 (2.81%) HP
8 13 (2.81%) Symantec
9 11 (2.38%) Capita
9 11 (2.38%) Civica
10 10 (2.16%) Apple
10 10 (2.16%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.95%) F5
11 9 (1.95%) Fortinet
12 8 (1.73%) Cyber-Ark
12 8 (1.73%) FireEye
12 8 (1.73%) Palo Alto
12 8 (1.73%) Sourcefire
Glasgow Area
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum 5% Flexible Funds Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum 5% Flexible Funds Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum 5% Flexible Fund Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 2 days remote
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £150,000 - £170,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £150,000 - £170,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £150,000 - £170,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £150,000 - £170,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £150,000 - £170,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £170,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £170,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £170,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £170,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000 - £60,000 plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000 - £60,000 plus package
Posted: 6 days ago