Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 234 146 230
Rank change year-on-year -88 +84 +26
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 10 15 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.18% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the General category 0.35% 1.29% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 27
10th Percentile £41,875 £36,250 £35,200
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,973 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,500 £64,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.23% -27.91% +43.33%
75th Percentile £56,875 £53,252 £80,000
90th Percentile £67,625 £56,978 £83,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +25.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,865 1,166 3,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 51.43% 44.95% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,968 977 2,601
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £38,750 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,238 £75,000 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Manchester

Local Government
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
Oldham - 1 £45,000 -
Local Government
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Public Sector
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Law
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Games
4 2 (20.00%) CCAB
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) GCP
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Power BI Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) ES6
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCAB
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) AAT
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft