Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - +127 +10
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.56% - 0.057%
As % of the General category 1.49% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Bedfordshire median annual salary £56,000 - £60,000
10th Percentile £39,950 - £59,000
90th Percentile £70,100 - £61,000
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £30,033 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.22% -29.34% +6.25%

Local Government is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 335 466 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 37.60% 31.94% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 306 399 554
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,725
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Bedfordshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Bedfordshire

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Bedfordshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 4 £56,000 -
Luton - 1 £32,500 -
Local Government
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 4 (80.00%) Capita
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Public Sector Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Capita