The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 75 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.90% -
As % of the General category - 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,827 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.91% +17.06%
Local Government
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
569 414 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.23% 41.44% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 492 326 349
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Wales

Local Government
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel