Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 343 329
Rank change year-on-year -20 -14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 15 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.35% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 23
North West median annual salary £58,750 £39,425 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.02% -7.24% +0.52%
10th Percentile £32,875 £25,617 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,625 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +12.94% +1.80% +0.62%

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 North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5689 4565 4867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.79% 36.48% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4159 3685 3866
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,115 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.74% +4.23% -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the North West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the North West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the North West

Local Government
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester -16 12 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Cheshire -28 2 - -
Lancashire +4 1 £35,000 +55.56%
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Middleware
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Google
3 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DKIM
1 1 (6.67%) DMARC
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Gradle
1 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 5 (33.33%) AWS Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Web Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Web Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Audit Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) EJB
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) JSP
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) iSeries
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.67%) Email Filtering
5 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
5 1 (6.67%) Online Security
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
5 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ACCA
1 1 (6.67%) CIPFA
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.67%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec