The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
UK / England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 658 717 727
Rank change year-on-year +59 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 185 218 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 146 184 183
Median salary £50,000 £36,235 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.98% -19.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,900 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,600 £85,000
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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 33059 42420 46056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.32% 43.66% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26749 34937 36465
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Local Government
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Local Government in England

Local Government
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in England over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in England

Local Government
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 33 £52,000 -9.56% 12
Yorkshire +27 31 £65,000 +136.36% 2
South West +42 28 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +16 24 £58,750 +121.69% 6
East of England +17 23 £35,000 +27.77% 16
South East +31 15 £40,000 +10.39% 6
North West -35 11 £50,000 +88.67% 8
East Midlands +19 1 £48,000 -
North East +7 1 £42,500 +31.78% 2
Local Government
UK

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 107 (33.97%) Finance
2 89 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (27.62%) Microsoft
4 73 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 68 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (17.46%) Management Information System
7 53 (16.83%) Retail
8 50 (15.87%) ITIL
9 49 (15.56%) Project Management
10 48 (15.24%) VMware
11 47 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
12 45 (14.29%) UML
13 43 (13.65%) Middleware
13 43 (13.65%) Migration
14 41 (13.02%) SOA
14 41 (13.02%) Open Source
15 40 (12.70%) Requirements Analysis
15 40 (12.70%) Use Case
16 39 (12.38%) Rackspace
16 39 (12.38%) SAP
16 39 (12.38%) Manufacturing
16 39 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
16 39 (12.38%) DevOps
17 37 (11.75%) SQL Server
17 37 (11.75%) Security Cleared
18 36 (11.43%) Degree
18 36 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
18 36 (11.43%) CRM
19 35 (11.11%) Web Services

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.49%) IIS
2 7 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.90%) Drupal
4 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.95%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.95%) WordPress
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.59%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.59%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.63%) InDesign
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.13%) SAP BPC
2 7 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.95%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.95%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.95%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.95%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.95%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.63%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.32%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 73 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (10.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.49%) Office 365
5 6 (1.90%) SaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.71%) Internet
2 8 (2.54%) SSL
3 7 (2.22%) Firewall
4 3 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.95%) Skype
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (0.63%) DHCP
5 2 (0.63%) FTP
5 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) TACACS
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.21%) Big Data
3 27 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (7.94%) BusinessObjects
4 25 (7.94%) QlikView
5 24 (7.62%) Power BI
5 24 (7.62%) Spotfire
6 19 (6.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 15 (4.76%) SAP BW
8 13 (4.13%) SAP HANA
8 13 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 11 (3.49%) DataStage
10 11 (3.49%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.49%) MySQL
10 11 (3.49%) Pentaho
10 11 (3.49%) SAP Data Services
10 11 (3.49%) Star Schema
10 11 (3.49%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (3.49%) Git (software)
1 11 (3.49%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.95%) JIRA
4 2 (0.63%) Ant
4 2 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.63%) Gradle
4 2 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 107 (33.97%) Finance
2 53 (16.83%) Retail
3 39 (12.38%) Manufacturing
4 19 (6.03%) Marketing
5 13 (4.13%) Legal
6 6 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.59%) Advertising
8 4 (1.27%) Back Office
9 3 (0.95%) Front Office
10 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 2 (0.63%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (29.84%) Consultant
2 63 (20.00%) Developer
3 59 (18.73%) Architect
4 40 (12.70%) Senior Architect
5 39 (12.38%) AWS Architect
5 39 (12.38%) Cloud Architect
6 36 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
7 35 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 33 (10.48%) AWS Consultant
8 33 (10.48%) Cloud Consultant
9 30 (9.52%) Web Architect
9 30 (9.52%) Web Consultant
10 26 (8.25%) Analyst
11 25 (7.94%) QlikView Developer
12 24 (7.62%) Power BI Developer
12 24 (7.62%) Tableau Developer
13 22 (6.98%) Project Manager
14 15 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
15 13 (4.13%) Business Consultant
15 13 (4.13%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.65%) Middleware
2 35 (11.11%) Web Services
3 21 (6.67%) .NET
4 16 (5.08%) CSS
5 14 (4.44%) HTML
6 13 (4.13%) XML
7 10 (3.17%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.86%) jQuery
8 9 (2.86%) WinForms
8 9 (2.86%) WPF
9 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (1.90%) REST
10 6 (1.90%) SOAP
11 5 (1.59%) Ajax
11 5 (1.59%) DCOM
11 5 (1.59%) JSON
11 5 (1.59%) WCF
11 5 (1.59%) WF
12 4 (1.27%) HTML5
12 4 (1.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.46%) Management Information System
2 39 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.71%) Internet of Things
4 16 (5.08%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.86%) NHS
7 8 (2.54%) CESG
7 8 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.59%) Robotics
10 4 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.27%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.95%) iSeries
11 3 (0.95%) User Experience
12 2 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.32%) CMDB
13 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.35%) Windows
2 7 (2.22%) Unix
3 6 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.59%) Linux
4 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (15.87%) ITIL
5 49 (15.56%) Project Management
6 45 (14.29%) UML
7 43 (13.65%) Migration
8 41 (13.02%) Open Source
8 41 (13.02%) SOA
9 40 (12.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 40 (12.70%) Use Case
10 39 (12.38%) DevOps
11 36 (11.43%) CRM
12 35 (11.11%) Business Development
13 34 (10.79%) Business Analysis
14 33 (10.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 32 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
16 29 (9.21%) IT Strategy
17 27 (8.57%) MODAF
18 25 (7.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.84%) SQL
2 28 (8.89%) C
3 17 (5.40%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.08%) C#
5 12 (3.81%) Java
6 9 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.22%) PHP
8 3 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.95%) VBA
9 2 (0.63%) C++
9 2 (0.63%) Korn
10 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.32%) Python
10 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.32%) VBScript
10 1 (0.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (11.75%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.43%) Degree
3 18 (5.71%) CISM
3 18 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.40%) CISSP
5 16 (5.08%) CISA
6 10 (3.17%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (2.86%) DBS Check
8 6 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.59%) CCNP
9 5 (1.59%) MCP
9 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.27%) ACCA
10 4 (1.27%) CIMA
10 4 (1.27%) IISP
10 4 (1.27%) ISEB
10 4 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.27%) MCSE
11 3 (0.95%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.76%) SLA
3 12 (3.81%) COBIT
4 7 (2.22%) PMO
5 5 (1.59%) WCAG
6 4 (1.27%) QA
7 3 (0.95%) GPG13
7 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (0.63%) Nagios
1 2 (0.63%) Netcool
1 2 (0.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (0.63%) SCOM
1 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.32%) DameWare
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.24%) VMware
3 39 (12.38%) Rackspace
3 39 (12.38%) SAP
4 33 (10.48%) Google
5 30 (9.52%) Oracle
6 25 (7.94%) TIBCO
7 24 (7.62%) MicroStrategy
7 24 (7.62%) Tableau
8 11 (3.49%) Cognos
8 11 (3.49%) Informatica
8 11 (3.49%) Talend
9 10 (3.17%) Citrix
10 6 (1.90%) Cisco
11 5 (1.59%) Civica
11 5 (1.59%) Northgate
11 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.27%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.95%) Remedy
13 3 (0.95%) Symantec
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London
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: 60000 + Bonus
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: 60000 + Bonus
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Plymouth, Devon
Oxbridge Answers
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Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
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Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
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