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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 187 209
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 12 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.67% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.66% 1.85% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 9
Median salary £55,000 £42,987 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.94% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,968 £32,505 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,786 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.17%

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
1827 1897 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.42% 36.35% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1501 1360
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,450 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Birmingham -32 7 £60,000 +36.44% 5
Worcestershire - 2 £40,632 -
Coventry +9 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Wolverhampton - 1 £52,500 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Data Management
3 14 (48.28%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (48.28%) SAP BW
3 14 (48.28%) MS Office
3 14 (48.28%) SAP
3 14 (48.28%) CRM
3 14 (48.28%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (48.28%) SAP HANA
4 13 (44.83%) SAP BPC
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.69%) Process Management
7 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
8 4 (13.79%) VB
8 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) Unix
8 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 2 (6.90%) CISSP
10 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (3.45%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (48.28%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (48.28%) SAP BW
1 14 (48.28%) SAP HANA
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) SAP BW Developer
2 13 (44.83%) SAP Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (27.59%) SAP BI Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Account Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) ICT Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Sales Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.45%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) OAuth
2 1 (3.45%) OpenID
2 1 (3.45%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) LLPG
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (48.28%) CRM
2 14 (48.28%) Data Management
3 6 (20.69%) Process Management
4 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (3.45%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (3.45%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (3.45%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Presales
6 1 (3.45%) Records Management
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) VB
2 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CCDP
3 1 (3.45%) CCIE
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) IISP
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) GPG13
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) SAP
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Northgate
4 1 (3.45%) Qualys
4 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Tufin
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
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