The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.63%
As % of the General category - - 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £30,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +58.33% -24.05%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 142 185 226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 29.89% 35.17% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 117 154 145
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,130 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Local Government
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Dorset