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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 231 255 215
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -40
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.083% 0.057%
As % of the General category 0.78% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,390 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -0.26%
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
2173 2109 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.60% 29.15% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 1675 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
West Yorkshire +11 9 £80,000 -
South Yorkshire +7 6 £32,500 -59.37%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
5 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 8 (17.39%) Migration
7 8 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (17.39%) Capita
8 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) Project Management
8 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 7 (15.22%) Web Services
8 7 (15.22%) XML
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (13.04%) Line Management
9 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 6 (13.04%) .NET
9 6 (13.04%) C#
9 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (10.87%) Middleware
10 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.35%) Lync
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) LAN
1 2 (4.35%) VoIP
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Web Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Sales Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
1 7 (15.22%) XML
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) SOAP
3 5 (10.87%) Middleware
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Axis
3 5 (10.87%) WCF
4 4 (8.70%) MDX
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) WSDL
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
3 2 (4.35%) EFT
4 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
3 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.04%) Line Management
6 5 (10.87%) Change Control
6 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.87%) SOA
6 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Test Management
7 4 (8.70%) Data Management
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Capita
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) ESRI