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

Local Government
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 3.31% -
As % of the General category - 9.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £25,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +72.72% -31.25%  

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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 57 62 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 33.53% 34.25% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 51
Median salary £38,000 £30,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.59% -12.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Local Government as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Chester

Local Government
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Chester