The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 198 206 194
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.072% 0.041%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2057 2236 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.11% 40.06% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1765 1496
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Local Government
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 £55,000 - 3
Coventry - 2 £33,750 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (27.78%) CRM
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Data Management
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) PaaS
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
2 2 (11.11%) Agresso
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (5.56%) Academy Housing
3 1 (5.56%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BW Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Struts
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) JDBC
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) JavaBeans
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Mercator
5 1 (5.56%) Northgate
5 1 (5.56%) Civica
5 1 (5.56%) Capita
5 1 (5.56%) Orchard
5 1 (5.56%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Commission,Car,Laptop,Mobile
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus pension and healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 27 days ago