Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 54
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 2.06% 0.50%
As % of the General category - 5.65% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 0
Chester median annual salary - £25,000 -
Cheshire median annual salary - £25,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - -24.24% -21.95%

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 89 124 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 29.87% 36.47% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82 109 94
Chester median annual salary £38,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% -8.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,600 £23,000 £21,825
90th Percentile £58,625 £50,000 £56,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

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