Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 209 240
Rank change year-on-year -12 +31 +2
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.072% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.18% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Scotland median annual salary £61,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.00% -9.09% +50.00%
10th Percentile £36,800 £26,650 £23,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,500 £55,875
UK median annual salary £48,000 £42,714 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.38% +0.50% +2.43%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2275 2230 3100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.71% 43.17% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1230 1802
Scotland median annual salary £45,415 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,748 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Scotland

Local Government
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Scotland

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Scotland

Local Government
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Edinburgh -13 3 £75,000 +27.66%
Glasgow -12 2 £75,000 +114.29%
Local Government
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) DecisionStream
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Spring

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) DecisionStream
1 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft