The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 256 215 211
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -4
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.057% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £27,000 £37,000
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 Yorkshire region.

General Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2149 1864 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.29% 35.13% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1429 1580
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
North Yorkshire -10 2 £35,000 +29.62%
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire -17 1 £80,000 +263.63%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Business Development
3 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) SCCM
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
5 2 (11.76%) SAS
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) SPSS
5 2 (11.76%) CHAID
5 2 (11.76%) Mapinfo

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) OpenROAD
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) SPSS
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) DTS
2 1 (5.88%) Ingres
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Procurement Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (5.88%) BAPI
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Business Development
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Security
4 2 (11.76%) CHAID
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Memory Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Mapinfo
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix