Period
to 17 December 2018

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 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 183 201
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 -47
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 17 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.48% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.42% 0.59% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 13
Birmingham median annual salary £49,083 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.51% -12.50% +36.44%
10th Percentile £40,916 £47,500 £52,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £59,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £49,083 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.51% - +23.53%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,195 1,526 1,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.87% 40.38% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1,144 1,389
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.14% +0.55% +0.62%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,150 £67,425 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) SLA
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) Master's Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Data Science
4 4 (23.53%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 4 (23.53%) Tableau
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) IaaS
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Cognos
4 4 (23.53%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) SAP

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Sentinel
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) IaaS
2 4 (23.53%) PaaS
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
1 4 (23.53%) QlikView
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 4 (23.53%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Power BI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Service Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Data Science
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) Economics
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (23.53%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (23.53%) Master's Degree
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cognos
2 4 (23.53%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Tableau
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) VMware