Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 190 152
Rank change year-on-year +30 -38 -10
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 13 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.11% 0.84%
As % of the General category 1.29% 0.27% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 29
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +76.22%
10th Percentile £35,600 £47,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,750 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,947 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.82% -20.09% +76.22%

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 1,005 1,456 1,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.98% 38.75% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 725 1,066 1,212
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +3.66% -3.53%

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 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Power BI
4 4 (30.77%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) QlikView
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (30.77%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Electronics
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL

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 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
2 5 (38.46%) Power BI
3 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (30.77%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (30.77%) QlikView
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) COM
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE
2 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Predictive Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) GDPR
4 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) VMware