The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
South East / Kent
Rank - 102 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.44% -
As % of the General category - 1.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £26,583 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £34,000 £37,947
% change year-on-year +41.17% -10.40%  

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 291 426 298
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.42% 37.53% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 241 363 266
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.62% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,583 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,050 £64,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Local Government
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Kent

Local Government
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories