Period
to 24 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 236 242
Rank change year-on-year +89 +6 +32
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 10 31 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.18% 1.45% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 36
Median annual salary £45,000 £59,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.69% +32.78% -6.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £54,578 £82,500 £59,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,429 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.31% +1.07% -5.88%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 846 2,139 2,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.94% 33.71% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 693 1,603 2,345
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,575 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,800 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Manchester

Local Government
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Manchester

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Power Platform
4 3 (30.00%) Social Housing
4 3 (30.00%) Power BI
4 3 (30.00%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Tableau
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (10.00%) BrowserStack
3 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI
2 3 (30.00%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (30.00%) QlikView
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Social Housing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Business Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) QlikView Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Workshops
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) OWASP
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Grafana
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (10.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix