Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > North West
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 303 340 342
Rank change year-on-year +37 +2 -45
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 42 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the General category 1.13% 0.50% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 23
North West median annual salary £50,000 £56,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.50% +13.00% +88.68%
10th Percentile £34,300 £23,875 £19,100
90th Percentile £80,125 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% -5.26% +26.67%

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 3,706 4,981 4,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 35.89% 40.17% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,457 3,796 3,745
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 +36 38 £58,467 -10.05% 1
Lancashire -7 4 £41,883 +78.23% 2
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 33 (78.57%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Manufacturing
2 25 (59.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 14 (33.33%) Oracle
6 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (33.33%) Degree
6 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (33.33%) DevOps
7 13 (30.95%) Rackspace
7 13 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (30.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (30.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.95%) Open Source
7 13 (30.95%) Use Case
7 13 (30.95%) QlikView
7 13 (30.95%) VMware
7 13 (30.95%) Retail
7 13 (30.95%) Google
7 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (30.95%) SOA
7 13 (30.95%) UML
7 13 (30.95%) T-SQL

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (30.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (28.57%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (30.95%) QlikView
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 12 (28.57%) Power BI
3 12 (28.57%) Qlik Sense
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) GIS
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 33 (78.57%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Manufacturing
3 13 (30.95%) Retail
4 12 (28.57%) Electronics
4 12 (28.57%) Marketing
4 12 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 7 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) Architect
2 13 (30.95%) AWS Architect
2 13 (30.95%) AWS Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) Cloud Architect
2 13 (30.95%) Cloud Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) Web Architect
2 13 (30.95%) Web Consultant
3 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 9 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Project Officer
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Project Support Officer
6 4 (9.52%) Support Officer
7 3 (7.14%) Azure Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Business Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) QlikView Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Middleware
1 13 (30.95%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Angular 2
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Node.js
2 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 13 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Requirements Analysis
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (33.33%) DevOps
5 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (30.95%) Migration
5 13 (30.95%) Open Source
5 13 (30.95%) SOA
5 13 (30.95%) UML
5 13 (30.95%) Use Case
6 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
6 12 (28.57%) PRINCE
6 12 (28.57%) Programme Management
7 8 (19.05%) Analytics
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Resource Management
9 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) PMO
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) Google
2 13 (30.95%) Rackspace
2 13 (30.95%) SAP
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Capita
4 1 (2.38%) BT
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) F5