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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 687 726 803
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +77
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 238 239 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.50% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 211 175 168
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,125 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-34.56% +1.25%

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
43274 47441 52129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.37% 44.39% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35315 37401 40842
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -11 191 £35,000 -22.22% 56
London -4 63 £55,000 +15.78% 20
North West +27 27 £26,500 -19.69% 10
Scotland +6 27 £25,750 -26.42% 1
Yorkshire +1 25 £30,503 -21.28% 7
South East -15 25 £36,235 -27.53% 10
Edinburgh +25 24 £25,000 -17.35% 1
West Midlands -1 23 £26,500 -10.16% 1
West Yorkshire +6 18 £27,000 -26.02% 3
Birmingham +1 18 £26,500 -8.62% 1
Leeds 0 18 £27,000 -26.02% 3
East of England +30 15 £27,392 -39.66% 6
Northern Ireland - 14 £25,000 - 1
Belfast - 14 £25,000 - 1
County Antrim - 14 £25,000 - 1
Manchester +5 13 £26,500 -14.51% 8
Hertfordshire +27 10 £27,392 -31.52%
Surrey +11 10 £30,791 -35.17%
Glasgow -6 10 £26,500 -33.75%
Farnham - 9 £30,791 -
Cheshire +30 8 £25,750 -21.96%
Chester -3 7 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £22,500 -
South West -1 6 £33,864 -17.90% 1
City of London +34 5 £80,000 +68.42% 4
Lancashire - 5 £22,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +7 4 £35,000 -22.81% 1
Berkshire +4 4 £52,500 +79.48% 1
Hampshire -1 4 £40,500 -21.73% 2
Bridgend - 4 - -

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 216 (42.11%) Finance
2 174 (33.92%) Degree
3 121 (23.59%) Microsoft
4 98 (19.10%) Project Management
5 91 (17.74%) Service Delivery
6 90 (17.54%) MS Excel
7 79 (15.40%) ITIL
8 76 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 75 (14.62%) Windows
10 73 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (14.04%) Retail
11 72 (14.04%) Oracle
12 68 (13.26%) CRM
13 66 (12.87%) Management Information System
14 61 (11.89%) SQL Server
14 61 (11.89%) Computer Science
14 61 (11.89%) Security Cleared
15 60 (11.70%) HTML
16 57 (11.11%) SQL
16 57 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 54 (10.53%) CSS
18 50 (9.75%) PRINCE2
19 47 (9.16%) .NET
19 47 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
20 46 (8.97%) Active Directory
20 46 (8.97%) MS Office
21 45 (8.77%) Web Services
22 42 (8.19%) QA
23 39 (7.60%) C#

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 33 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (2.92%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.34%) CMS
4 12 (2.34%) IIS
4 12 (2.34%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.36%) SAS
6 6 (1.17%) Alfresco
7 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.78%) Drupal
8 4 (0.78%) JBoss
8 4 (0.78%) Moodle
8 4 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.78%) Tuxedo
8 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.58%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 90 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.97%) MS Office
3 8 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.17%) MS Project
6 5 (0.97%) RoboHelp
7 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (6.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.95%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.56%) OPENHousing
5 7 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.97%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 5 (0.97%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (0.78%) Maximo
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.58%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.58%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.39%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.92%) SaaS
4 10 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.97%) Office 365
7 4 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.09%) Firewall
2 14 (2.73%) VPN
3 10 (1.95%) DNS
4 9 (1.75%) DHCP
4 9 (1.75%) SAN
5 8 (1.56%) Wireless
6 7 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.17%) WAN
8 5 (0.97%) LAN
8 5 (0.97%) NAS
9 4 (0.78%) Internet
9 4 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.58%) Broadband
10 3 (0.58%) IPv4
10 3 (0.58%) Network Security
10 3 (0.58%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.39%) MPLS
11 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.19%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.12%) Oracle Database
3 13 (2.53%) MySQL
4 11 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.56%) GIS
5 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.36%) EDMS
7 6 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.97%) EDRMS
9 4 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.78%) QlikView
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.12%) Subversion
3 15 (2.92%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.14%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.17%) JIRA
6 6 (1.17%) Selenium
7 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.78%) PVCS
7 4 (0.78%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.19%) gulp
8 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.19%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.19%) Toad
8 1 (0.19%) Xdebug
General
1 216 (42.11%) Finance
2 72 (14.04%) Retail
3 13 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.95%) Marketing
4 10 (1.95%) Multimedia
5 9 (1.75%) Law
5 9 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.56%) Legal
7 6 (1.17%) Back Office
8 5 (0.97%) Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Front Office
10 3 (0.58%) Billing
10 3 (0.58%) Electronics
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (21.05%) Analyst
2 96 (18.71%) Graduate
3 82 (15.98%) Developer
4 70 (13.65%) Consultant
5 60 (11.70%) Architect
6 33 (6.43%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.85%) Business Analyst
8 26 (5.07%) Graduate Developer
9 24 (4.68%) Business Consultant
10 21 (4.09%) Project Manager
11 20 (3.90%) IT Manager
12 19 (3.70%) Graduate Analyst
13 18 (3.51%) .NET Developer
14 16 (3.12%) Junior
15 15 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
16 14 (2.73%) Applications Support
16 14 (2.73%) ERP Consultant
16 14 (2.73%) Security Architect
17 13 (2.53%) Software Consultant
18 12 (2.34%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.70%) HTML
2 54 (10.53%) CSS
3 47 (9.16%) .NET
4 45 (8.77%) Web Services
5 38 (7.41%) XML
6 32 (6.24%) ASP.NET
7 24 (4.68%) HTML5
8 23 (4.48%) jQuery
9 22 (4.29%) REST
10 18 (3.51%) CSS3
11 17 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (3.12%) Middleware
12 16 (3.12%) Sass
13 13 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (2.53%) SOAP
14 12 (2.34%) JSP
14 12 (2.34%) Servlets
15 11 (2.14%) .NET Framework
15 11 (2.14%) JSON
16 10 (1.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.87%) Management Information System
2 61 (11.89%) Computer Science
3 47 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (6.63%) User Experience
5 30 (5.85%) Driving Licence
5 30 (5.85%) Mobile App
5 30 (5.85%) NHS
6 29 (5.65%) Mathematics
7 28 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (5.26%) Physics
9 22 (4.29%) Statistics
10 19 (3.70%) Chemistry
11 18 (3.51%) VLE
12 16 (3.12%) CESG
13 12 (2.34%) Data Centre
13 12 (2.34%) Economics
13 12 (2.34%) Psychology
14 11 (2.14%) W3C
15 10 (1.95%) Performance Metrics
16 7 (1.36%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.62%) Windows
2 20 (3.90%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.14%) Unix
4 9 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.36%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.36%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.78%) Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.10%) Project Management
2 91 (17.74%) Service Delivery
3 79 (15.40%) ITIL
4 76 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 73 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (13.26%) CRM
7 57 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 50 (9.75%) PRINCE2
9 47 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (7.21%) SDLC
11 34 (6.63%) Business Development
12 32 (6.24%) Data Management
12 32 (6.24%) Open Source
12 32 (6.24%) SOA
12 32 (6.24%) Web Development
13 31 (6.04%) Analytics
14 30 (5.85%) Service Management
15 27 (5.26%) ERP
15 27 (5.26%) Risk Management
16 26 (5.07%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 57 (11.11%) SQL
2 39 (7.60%) C#
3 36 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 31 (6.04%) Java
5 15 (2.92%) PHP
6 12 (2.34%) PL/SQL
7 10 (1.95%) XPath
8 7 (1.36%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.36%) VB
9 4 (0.78%) VBScript
9 4 (0.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.39%) C
11 2 (0.39%) C++
11 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) Perl
12 1 (0.19%) Python
12 1 (0.19%) Ruby
12 1 (0.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 174 (33.92%) Degree
2 61 (11.89%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.43%) CISSP
4 23 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
5 21 (4.09%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.73%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.75%) CISM
8 9 (1.75%) CLAS
8 9 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.56%) DBS Check
10 7 (1.36%) CRISC
10 7 (1.36%) MCSA
10 7 (1.36%) MCTS
11 6 (1.17%) MBCS
11 6 (1.17%) MCP
11 6 (1.17%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.17%) PMP
12 5 (0.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.19%) QA
2 19 (3.70%) SLA
3 18 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 8 (1.56%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.97%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.58%) COBIT
8 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 46 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.95%) Terminal Server
3 9 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.97%) Docker
5 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.78%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.78%) vCloud
5 4 (0.78%) vSphere
5 4 (0.78%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.78%) XenServer
6 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.36%) SCCM
2 6 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (0.78%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.78%) Puppet
3 4 (0.78%) WSUS
4 3 (0.58%) SmoothWall
5 2 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 121 (23.59%) Microsoft
2 72 (14.04%) Oracle
3 37 (7.21%) Northgate
4 22 (4.29%) Citrix
5 17 (3.31%) VMware
6 16 (3.12%) SAP
7 13 (2.53%) Apple
7 13 (2.53%) Capita
8 10 (1.95%) Civica
9 9 (1.75%) Cisco
9 9 (1.75%) Google
9 9 (1.75%) HP
10 8 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.36%) Symantec
12 6 (1.17%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.78%) ESRI
13 4 (0.78%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.78%) IBM
13 4 (0.78%) Remedy
14 3 (0.58%) Dell
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + 5000
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epping, Essex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £31,800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Car 5000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £120,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £120,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £120,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £120,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car +bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - 95,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago