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

Local Government
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.16%
As % of the General category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £32,383
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £33,633 £37,500
% change year-on-year +48.66% -10.31%  

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 395 489 537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 38.88% 45.49% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 297 354 418
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Local Government
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Essex