Local Government Jobs in London

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
England > London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Local Government over the 6 months leading up to 16 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
16 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 310 331 575
Rank change year-on-year +21 +244 -31
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 209 299 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.96% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.26% 1.40% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 150 116 141
10th Percentile £34,200 £46,464 £34,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £47,480 £43,630
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,036 £60,000 £56,283
Median % change year-on-year -19.94% +6.60% +2.33%
75th Percentile £58,750 £69,649 £70,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,415 £80,000
England median annual salary £39,876 £49,748 £45,250
% change year-on-year -19.84% +9.94% +0.56%

All General Skills
London

Local Government falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16,537 21,348 51,533
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 66.74% 68.39% 69.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11,503 15,104 23,027
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £92,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £120,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in London

Local Government
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Local Government in London.

Salary trend for Local Government in London

Local Government
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in London over the 6 months to 16 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Local Government in London

Local Government
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the London region over the 6 months to 16 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London -38 13 £63,287 +15.81% 7
South London +1 11 £47,500 -43.63% 17
North London -7 10 £62,475 +60.19% 7
East London -7 6 £48,036 -30.08% 13
West London -55 3 £62,500 +10.10% 18
Local Government
England

Local Government
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.83%) Apache
2 8 (3.83%) IIS
2 8 (3.83%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.39%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.44%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (8.13%) NEC Housing
2 6 (2.87%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.88%) Azure
2 27 (12.92%) dbt
3 22 (10.53%) AWS
4 21 (10.05%) Azure DevOps
4 21 (10.05%) Power Platform
5 16 (7.66%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 16 (7.66%) Azure Monitor
5 16 (7.66%) Azure Service Bus
6 10 (4.78%) Microsoft 365
7 5 (2.39%) Google Analytics
7 5 (2.39%) Google Tag Manager
7 5 (2.39%) PowerApps
8 4 (1.91%) Google Workspace
8 4 (1.91%) SaaS
9 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.44%) Facebook Ads
9 3 (1.44%) Google Ads
9 3 (1.44%) Serverless
9 3 (1.44%) Siteimprove
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (8.61%) Power BI
4 16 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (7.18%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (4.78%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.39%) Semantic Layer
11 5 (2.39%) Tableau
12 3 (1.44%) Redis
13 2 (0.96%) Looker
14 1 (0.48%) Metadata
14 1 (0.48%) MS Access
14 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.87%) JIRA
2 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.44%) Git
3 3 (1.44%) RSpec
3 3 (1.44%) Selenium
3 3 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (42.58%) Social Skills
2 75 (35.89%) Public Sector
3 58 (27.75%) Finance
4 38 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (12.92%) Digital Economy
6 23 (11.00%) Back Office
6 23 (11.00%) Police
7 19 (9.09%) Marketing
8 14 (6.70%) Presentation Skills
9 12 (5.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 12 (5.74%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (5.74%) Retail
10 5 (2.39%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (2.39%) Legal
11 4 (1.91%) Law
12 3 (1.44%) Advertising
12 3 (1.44%) Fire and Rescue
13 2 (0.96%) Electronics
13 2 (0.96%) Publishing
13 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (17.70%) Analyst
2 30 (14.35%) Lead
3 22 (10.53%) Senior
4 14 (6.70%) Project Manager
5 13 (6.22%) Senior Manager
6 10 (4.78%) Applications Support
7 9 (4.31%) Client Director
8 8 (3.83%) Data Analyst
8 8 (3.83%) Developer
9 7 (3.35%) Administrator
9 7 (3.35%) DBA
9 7 (3.35%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (3.35%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 6 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 6 (2.87%) Development Manager
10 6 (2.87%) Digital Analyst
10 6 (2.87%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (2.87%) MIS Analyst
10 6 (2.87%) Senior Development Manager
10 6 (2.87%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.66%) .NET
1 16 (7.66%) .NET Core
2 14 (6.70%) Web Services
3 3 (1.44%) CSS
3 3 (1.44%) HTML
3 3 (1.44%) REST
3 3 (1.44%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (1.44%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.66%) Self-Motivation
2 34 (16.27%) Social Media
3 20 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.83%) Housing Association
4 8 (3.83%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.35%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.91%) Blog
6 4 (1.91%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.44%) Low-Code
7 3 (1.44%) Product Ownership
7 3 (1.44%) PropTech
8 2 (0.96%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.48%) iPad
9 1 (0.48%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.48%) Tandem
9 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.18%) Unix
2 14 (6.70%) Windows
3 8 (3.83%) Linux
3 8 (3.83%) Solaris
4 2 (0.96%) Android
4 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.97%) Thought Leadership
2 32 (15.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 31 (14.83%) Actionable Insight
3 31 (14.83%) Programme Management
4 29 (13.88%) Agile
4 29 (13.88%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (10.53%) Project Management
6 21 (10.05%) Collaborative Working
6 21 (10.05%) DevOps
7 20 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (9.57%) Technical Leadership
7 20 (9.57%) Visualisation
8 19 (9.09%) Analytics
8 19 (9.09%) Scrum
9 18 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (8.61%) Data Protection
9 18 (8.61%) Line Management
9 18 (8.61%) Service Delivery
10 17 (8.13%) Roadmaps
11 16 (7.66%) API Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.61%) SQL
2 17 (8.13%) C#
3 16 (7.66%) Bicep
4 8 (3.83%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.39%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.44%) Python
6 3 (1.44%) Ruby
7 2 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions
7 2 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 55 (26.32%) Degree
2 16 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) DBS Check
3 7 (3.35%) HND
3 7 (3.35%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (2.87%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.91%) HNC
6 3 (1.44%) PMP
7 2 (0.96%) ACCA
8 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.48%) CIMA
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.61%) Accessibility
2 11 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.31%) GDPR
4 8 (3.83%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 20 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.39%) Firmware
3 3 (1.44%) Docker
4 2 (0.96%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 1 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (0.48%) QRadar
Vendors
1 45 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.05%) Oracle
3 17 (8.13%) NEC
4 15 (7.18%) Google
5 6 (2.87%) Sage
6 3 (1.44%) Facebook
7 2 (0.96%) Capita
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco
8 1 (0.48%) Apple
8 1 (0.48%) CA
8 1 (0.48%) Civica
8 1 (0.48%) Dell
8 1 (0.48%) Granicus
8 1 (0.48%) HP
8 1 (0.48%) IBM
8 1 (0.48%) Meraki
8 1 (0.48%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.48%) Splunk