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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
UK
Rank 704 655 751
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +96
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 145 290 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.65% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 118 212 166
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,583 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,486 £35,877
% change year-on-year
+33.38% +4.48%

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
34588 44671 46578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.46% 43.66% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27929 36243 37098
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 February 2017 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -32 134 £50,000 +18.34% 20
South West +30 24 £47,500 +51.21% 2
London +10 22 £50,000 -16.66% 5
North West -3 21 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Manchester -14 21 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Yorkshire +40 17 £65,000 +188.88% 2
West Midlands -5 16 £57,500 +33.76% 3
West Yorkshire +38 14 £65,000 +188.88% 1
Leeds +31 14 £65,000 +188.88% 1
Birmingham -10 12 £57,500 +30.75% 2
Gloucestershire +4 11 £47,500 -7.93% 1
South East -3 11 £35,250 -2.71% 4
Scotland +29 8 £40,000 -62.79%
Wiltshire +20 6 £24,000 -13.74%
Bristol +12 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Edinburgh +9 5 £40,000 -33.33%
Bromley -4 5 £27,500 -35.29%
Derbyshire +17 4 £37,500 +28.19%
East of England +13 4 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands +9 4 £37,500 -51.29%
Chesterfield - 4 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £33,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £46,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 - -
Hertfordshire +2 2 - -
Barnet +1 2 - -
Chesham - 2 £33,000 -
Oxford - 2 £43,750 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £26,250 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £51,250 - 1

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 103 (37.59%) Finance
2 80 (29.20%) Microsoft
3 67 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (19.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 52 (18.98%) Degree
6 52 (18.98%) Retail
7 49 (17.88%) Management Information System
7 49 (17.88%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (17.52%) Migration
9 47 (17.15%) VMware
10 43 (15.69%) SQL Server
10 43 (15.69%) UML
10 43 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
10 43 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
11 41 (14.96%) Manufacturing
12 40 (14.60%) Project Management
12 40 (14.60%) Middleware
13 39 (14.23%) ITIL
14 37 (13.50%) SQL
14 37 (13.50%) MS Office
14 37 (13.50%) SAP
14 37 (13.50%) SOA
14 37 (13.50%) Open Source
14 37 (13.50%) Requirements Analysis
15 36 (13.14%) Use Case
16 35 (12.77%) DevOps
17 34 (12.41%) PRINCE2
17 34 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
18 33 (12.04%) MS Excel

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 10 (3.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.92%) IIS
2 8 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.73%) CMS
5 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.73%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 37 (13.50%) MS Office
2 33 (12.04%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.55%) MS Project
5 4 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.36%) InDesign
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (6.20%) SAP BPC
2 10 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.09%) OPENHousing
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.73%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.73%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.36%) assyst
6 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (19.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (8.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (4.74%) SaaS
5 4 (1.46%) PaaS
6 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.09%) IaaS
6 3 (1.09%) Office 365
7 1 (0.36%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.36%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.74%) Internet
2 6 (2.19%) Firewall
3 3 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.73%) DHCP
4 2 (0.73%) FTP
4 2 (0.73%) SSL
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) TACACS
5 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) VoIP
5 1 (0.36%) VPN
5 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (9.85%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (7.66%) SAP BW
5 18 (6.57%) SAP HANA
6 12 (4.38%) Big Data
6 12 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.01%) QlikView
8 10 (3.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 10 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (3.28%) Power BI
9 9 (3.28%) Spotfire
10 7 (2.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (2.55%) DataStage
10 7 (2.55%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.55%) Pentaho
10 7 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.55%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (2.55%) Star Schema
10 7 (2.55%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.09%) JIRA
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.73%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.36%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (37.59%) Finance
2 52 (18.98%) Retail
3 41 (14.96%) Manufacturing
4 20 (7.30%) Marketing
5 16 (5.84%) Legal
6 3 (1.09%) Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.73%) Front Office
7 2 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (24.45%) Consultant
2 55 (20.07%) Architect
2 55 (20.07%) Developer
3 35 (12.77%) Cloud Architect
4 33 (12.04%) AWS Architect
5 27 (9.85%) Senior Architect
6 26 (9.49%) Senior Consultant
7 24 (8.76%) AWS Consultant
7 24 (8.76%) Cloud Consultant
8 22 (8.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 19 (6.93%) Analyst
10 18 (6.57%) Project Manager
10 18 (6.57%) Web Architect
10 18 (6.57%) Web Consultant
11 16 (5.84%) SAP BW Developer
11 16 (5.84%) SAP Developer
12 14 (5.11%) .NET Developer
12 14 (5.11%) Azure Architect
12 14 (5.11%) Junior
13 12 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.60%) Middleware
2 26 (9.49%) .NET
3 18 (6.57%) Web Services
4 17 (6.20%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.01%) CSS
5 11 (4.01%) HTML
6 9 (3.28%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.28%) WinForms
6 9 (3.28%) WPF
6 9 (3.28%) XML
7 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (2.19%) WCF
9 5 (1.82%) Ajax
10 4 (1.46%) jQuery
10 4 (1.46%) SOAP
10 4 (1.46%) XSL
11 3 (1.09%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.09%) J2EE
11 3 (1.09%) JSP
11 3 (1.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.88%) Management Information System
2 43 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (6.57%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.20%) NHS
5 14 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.11%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.38%) Data Centre
6 12 (4.38%) Internet of Things
7 10 (3.65%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.65%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.28%) Visualisation
9 7 (2.55%) Physics
10 5 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.82%) Robotics
10 5 (1.82%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.73%) CESG
11 2 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.73%) Economics
11 2 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.30%) Windows
2 11 (4.01%) Unix
3 7 (2.55%) Linux
3 7 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (17.88%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (17.52%) Migration
5 43 (15.69%) UML
6 40 (14.60%) Project Management
7 39 (14.23%) ITIL
8 37 (13.50%) Open Source
8 37 (13.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 37 (13.50%) SOA
9 36 (13.14%) Use Case
10 35 (12.77%) DevOps
11 34 (12.41%) PRINCE2
12 32 (11.68%) CRM
13 28 (10.22%) Business Analysis
14 23 (8.39%) Business Development
14 23 (8.39%) Data Management
14 23 (8.39%) Process Management
14 23 (8.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 21 (7.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.50%) SQL
2 22 (8.03%) C#
3 13 (4.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.01%) C
4 11 (4.01%) Java
4 11 (4.01%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.46%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.46%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.09%) C++
6 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.73%) Korn
8 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) VBA
8 1 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 52 (18.98%) Degree
2 25 (9.12%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.74%) CISM
3 13 (4.74%) CISSP
4 6 (2.19%) CISA
4 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.46%) CCNP
6 4 (1.46%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.46%) IISP
6 4 (1.46%) MCP
7 3 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.09%) MCSE
7 3 (1.09%) SANS
8 2 (0.73%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.65%) SLA
3 7 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 7 (2.55%) QA
4 3 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.09%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.73%) GPG13
5 2 (0.73%) RMADS
5 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) HL7
6 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.73%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Nagios
1 2 (0.73%) Netcool
1 2 (0.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (0.73%) SCOM
1 2 (0.73%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.36%) DameWare
2 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.36%) QRadar
2 1 (0.36%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 47 (17.15%) VMware
3 37 (13.50%) SAP
4 31 (11.31%) Rackspace
5 25 (9.12%) Oracle
6 24 (8.76%) Google
7 14 (5.11%) Cisco
8 10 (3.65%) TIBCO
9 9 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (3.28%) Tableau
10 8 (2.92%) Citrix
11 7 (2.55%) Cognos
11 7 (2.55%) Informatica
11 7 (2.55%) Talend
12 5 (1.82%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.82%) Civica
12 5 (1.82%) Northgate
13 4 (1.46%) EMC
13 4 (1.46%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + pension, healthcare, free PT session
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + bon
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: Home Based. Salary competitive, according to experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
England
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Other
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sheffield City Council
Salary: From £86,217 to £92,544 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago