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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 261 222 216
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.24% 0.33% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £27,000 £33,312
UK excluding London average salary £39,809 £44,145 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.82% +26.12%
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
2041 1820 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.84% 33.89% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1383 1669
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -18 2 £35,000 +29.62%
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Mapinfo
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) GIS
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) SPSS
3 2 (16.67%) CHAID
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (16.67%) SAS
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) OO

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) OpenROAD
2 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) SPSS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) DTS
2 1 (8.33%) Ingres
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Implementation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (8.33%) BAPI
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Development
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Data Security
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) CHAID
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SAPscript
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Mapinfo
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee