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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 223 224 214
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 11 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.59% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 9
Median salary £31,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,900 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -
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
2382 2190 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.00% 36.99% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1660 1640
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 £70,000 £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 25 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 25 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
Worcestershire - 5 £31,500 -
Birmingham -14 3 £26,500 -48.79% 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 23 (54.76%) Project Management
2 23 (54.76%) Finance
3 19 (45.24%) Business Analysis
4 18 (42.86%) Retail
5 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 13 (30.95%) .NET
6 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
7 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
8 11 (26.19%) Physics
8 11 (26.19%) Chemistry
8 11 (26.19%) Statistics
8 11 (26.19%) Operations Research
9 9 (21.43%) Oracle
9 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
11 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (16.67%) SAS
12 6 (14.29%) Windows
12 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
12 6 (14.29%) C#
12 6 (14.29%) NHS
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (14.29%) Data Management
12 6 (14.29%) CMS
12 6 (14.29%) Scrum

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 7 (16.67%) SAS
2 6 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (4.76%) Sage CRM
1 2 (4.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) QGIS
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Graduate
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Business Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Graduate Business Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Graduate Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (7.14%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.76%) CSS3
3 2 (4.76%) HTML5
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) REST
3 2 (4.76%) Sass
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) WCF
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) XSLT
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (26.19%) Chemistry
3 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
3 11 (26.19%) Physics
3 11 (26.19%) Statistics
4 6 (14.29%) NHS
5 5 (11.90%) LLPG
5 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
6 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
7 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.76%) User Experience
7 2 (4.76%) VLE
8 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
8 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Project Management
2 19 (45.24%) Business Analysis
3 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (26.19%) Operations Research
5 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.29%) Data Management
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.52%) CRM
9 4 (9.52%) MVC
9 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Web Development
10 3 (7.14%) Analytics
10 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
10 3 (7.14%) SOA
10 3 (7.14%) SOLID
11 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.90%) VB
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) XPath
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Mapinfo
4 2 (4.76%) FrontRange
4 2 (4.76%) Lagan
4 2 (4.76%) Northgate
4 2 (4.76%) Oneserve
4 2 (4.76%) Sage
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
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