Period
to 9 December 2018

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 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 112 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - +152
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.59% 0.072% -
As % of the General category 1.71% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Essex median annual salary £44,000 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.56% - -
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,125
% change year-on-year - +17.22% -9.00%

Local Government is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 409 549 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.51% 39.67% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 302 444 677
Essex median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £71,125 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Essex over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Essex

Local Government
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Essex region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 4 £44,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £32,500 -
Local Government
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 4 (57.14%) VBA
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) CIPD
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) Actuate

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) HR Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CIPD
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Actuate
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle