The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 132 125
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 15 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.77% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.14% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 4
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £25,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.00% -13.79%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £20,975
90th Percentile £76,500 £27,250 £44,725
West Midlands median annual salary £58,750 £25,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year +128.15% -11.20%  

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

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 850 879 728
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.57% 37.25% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1005 953
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,050 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Birmingham

Local Government
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Birmingham

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) SAP
4 10 (34.48%) Data Management
4 10 (34.48%) CRM
4 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (34.48%) SAP BW
4 10 (34.48%) SAP BPC
4 10 (34.48%) SAP HANA
5 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) PMO
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Power BI
8 4 (13.79%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
8 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (10.34%) QlikView
9 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) QA
9 3 (10.34%) Spotfire
9 3 (10.34%) Tableau
9 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (6.90%) Drupal
1 2 (6.90%) NetWeaver
1 2 (6.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.45%) InDesign
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (34.48%) SAP BPC
2 2 (6.90%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (34.48%) SAP BW
1 10 (34.48%) SAP HANA
2 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.79%) Power BI
4 3 (10.34%) QlikView
4 3 (10.34%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (34.48%) SAP BW Developer
3 10 (34.48%) SAP Developer
4 8 (27.59%) SAP BI Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Power BI Developer
6 4 (13.79%) SAP BI Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) SAP BW Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Architect
7 3 (10.34%) QlikView Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Tableau Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.90%) NetWeaver Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
1 2 (6.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (34.48%) CRM
2 10 (34.48%) Data Management
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Strategic Management
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PMO
2 3 (10.34%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
1 2 (6.90%) Netcool
1 2 (6.90%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
1 12 (41.38%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (10.34%) Tableau
2 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.90%) Northgate
3 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle