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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 219 218 216
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 17 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.57% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 6
Median salary £26,500 £35,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.87% -28.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £39,500 £42,279
% change year-on-year
-20.25% -6.57%
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
2308 2108 2138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.74% 36.50% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1644 1752
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 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
Birmingham -10 10 £26,500 -8.62% 2
Worcestershire - 3 £31,500 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 28 (48.28%) Degree
2 27 (46.55%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (44.83%) Project Management
4 24 (41.38%) Service Delivery
5 23 (39.66%) .NET
6 22 (37.93%) Finance
7 20 (34.48%) Data Management
8 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
9 18 (31.03%) Retail
10 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
11 15 (25.86%) C#
11 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.41%) Oracle
12 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
12 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (22.41%) Statistics
12 13 (22.41%) Web Development
13 12 (20.69%) QA
13 12 (20.69%) Scrum
13 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
14 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
14 11 (18.97%) Physics
14 11 (18.97%) Chemistry
14 11 (18.97%) Operations Research
14 11 (18.97%) Mobile App
15 10 (17.24%) MVC
15 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
15 10 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
16 9 (15.52%) SOA

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 10 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (12.07%) SAS
3 6 (10.34%) CMS
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Moodle
6 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Sage CRM
1 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.45%) QGIS
6 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
1 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 18 (31.03%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Front Office
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Graduate
2 15 (25.86%) Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Business Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Graduate Business Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Graduate Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Graduate Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Graduate Business Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Graduate Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) .NET
2 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
2 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (13.79%) REST
3 8 (13.79%) SOAP
3 8 (13.79%) WCF
3 8 (13.79%) Web Services
3 8 (13.79%) XML
3 8 (13.79%) XSLT
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
5 3 (5.17%) HTML
6 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.45%) CSS3
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 2 (3.45%) Sass
7 1 (1.72%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.72%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Statistics
3 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
4 11 (18.97%) Chemistry
4 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
4 11 (18.97%) Mobile App
4 11 (18.97%) Physics
5 6 (10.34%) NHS
6 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
6 4 (6.90%) e-Learning
6 4 (6.90%) VLE
7 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
7 3 (5.17%) LLPG
8 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.45%) User Experience
9 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Unix
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (44.83%) Project Management
3 24 (41.38%) Service Delivery
4 20 (34.48%) Data Management
5 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
6 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.41%) Web Development
7 12 (20.69%) Scrum
8 11 (18.97%) Operations Research
9 10 (17.24%) MVC
10 9 (15.52%) SOA
10 9 (15.52%) SOLID
11 8 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
12 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (8.62%) CRM
13 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
13 5 (8.62%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) C#
2 9 (15.52%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) XPath
4 6 (10.34%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.45%) PMP
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) FrontRange
4 2 (3.45%) Lagan
4 2 (3.45%) Mapinfo
4 2 (3.45%) Northgate
4 2 (3.45%) Oneserve
4 2 (3.45%) Sage
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Avaya
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Verint
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
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