Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 389 377
Rank change year-on-year +45 -12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 49 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.32% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.86% 0.54% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 35
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,614 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.93% +0.30% -28.57%
10th Percentile £27,547 £24,976 £27,423
90th Percentile £59,500 £62,500 £56,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% +3.66% -1.19%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5719 6864 7150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 37.02% 38.00% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4478 5206 5655
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +1.22%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the Midlands

Local Government
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the Midlands

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the Midlands

Local Government
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
West Midlands +24 35 £52,500 - 2
East Midlands +37 14 £37,500 +48.60% 1
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) Degree
3 14 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.53%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
5 10 (20.41%) .NET
5 10 (20.41%) Web Development
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.29%) C#
7 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 7 (14.29%) Finance
7 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 6 (12.24%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) HTML
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.24%) User Stories
8 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
8 6 (12.24%) Service Design
9 5 (10.20%) Virtual Team
9 5 (10.20%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.20%) XML
9 5 (10.20%) XSL
9 5 (10.20%) CRM
9 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.16%) SAP BW
3 3 (6.12%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.04%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Power BI
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.04%) NUnit
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) ICT Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Business Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Business Systems Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Development Officer
5 4 (8.16%) ICT Officer
5 4 (8.16%) SAP BW Developer
5 4 (8.16%) SAP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Customer Services Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Head of IT
6 3 (6.12%) ICT Architect
6 3 (6.12%) ICT Support
6 3 (6.12%) Service Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Supplier Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Supplier Relationship Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.24%) HTML
3 5 (10.20%) Ajax
3 5 (10.20%) XML
3 5 (10.20%) XSL
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.04%) LINQ
4 1 (2.04%) Mono for Android
4 1 (2.04%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.20%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) AIX
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.41%) Web Development
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 6 (12.24%) Service Design
5 6 (12.24%) TDD
5 6 (12.24%) User Stories
6 5 (10.20%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) CRM
6 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
6 5 (10.20%) Validation
7 4 (8.16%) Case Management
7 4 (8.16%) Content Management
8 3 (6.12%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (6.12%) Data Management
8 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) OCP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
1 4 (8.16%) WCAG
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.04%) Netcool
1 1 (2.04%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Civica
4 4 (8.16%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Capita
5 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Xamarin