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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 200 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 12 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +21.42%
Local Government
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1958 2278 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.82% 41.05% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1832 1453
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Local Government
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Local Government
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 8 £57,500 -32.35% 6
Coventry - 2 £37,000 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Capita
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Mercator
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Middleware
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) SAP

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (5.88%) Academy Housing
1 1 (5.88%) arcHouse
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) JavaBeans
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Struts
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) JDBC
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Mercator
4 3 (17.65%) Capita
5 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) Northgate
6 1 (5.88%) Civica
6 1 (5.88%) Orchard
6 1 (5.88%) Google
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: From £72,000 to £120,000 per annum £72k OTE £120k, Car, Health, Pensio
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £72,000 to £120,000 per annum £72k OTE £120k, Car, Health, Pensio
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car allowance & Uncapped Commission
Posted: 18 days ago