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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England / Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 33
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 0.86% 0.57%
As % of the General category - 2.13% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £30,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +58.33% -24.05%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 47 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 33.33% 40.52% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 63
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 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