Period
to 17 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 440 509 512
Rank change year-on-year +69 +3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 66 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.82% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 29
South East median annual salary £47,500 £36,325 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -9.19% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,433 £31,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,125 £61,000
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% -5.26% +29.60%

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,042 10,066 10,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.24% 32.95% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,958 8,022 7,899
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,225 £68,750
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the South East

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the South East

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the South East over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the South East

Local Government
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Thames Valley +40 25 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Hampshire +16 21 £46,250 +42.31% 9
West Sussex +13 18 £52,500 +69.35%
Berkshire +21 11 £47,500 -9.09% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 8 £65,000 +96.97%
Oxfordshire +45 6 £25,000 -46.52% 3
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.27%) Scrum
4 17 (25.76%) Project Management
5 16 (24.24%) Degree
5 16 (24.24%) SDLC
6 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 15 (22.73%) SQL
7 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 12 (18.18%) Bitbucket
7 12 (18.18%) JIRA
7 12 (18.18%) Confluence
8 10 (15.15%) Atlassian
8 10 (15.15%) Oracle
8 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.64%) Change Management
9 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (13.64%) CRM
10 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Project
10 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
10 8 (12.12%) GIS
10 8 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.12%) Oracle Payroll
10 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
10 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
10 8 (12.12%) Oracle EBS R12

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (18.18%) Confluence
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (3.03%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.03%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (7.58%) VPN
2 3 (4.55%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) GIS
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.06%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Bitbucket
1 12 (18.18%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Military
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Project Manager
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Junior
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Software Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Backend Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Information Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.55%) MI Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) J2EE
1 6 (9.09%) REST
1 6 (9.09%) Spring
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
2 5 (7.58%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (7.58%) Kafka
2 5 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (6.06%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
3 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.58%) NHS
4 5 (7.58%) PMI
5 4 (6.06%) e-Health
5 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Scrum
3 17 (25.76%) Project Management
4 16 (24.24%) SDLC
5 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (13.64%) Change Management
8 9 (13.64%) CRM
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
10 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
10 7 (10.61%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.09%) Analytics
11 6 (9.09%) Data Extraction
11 6 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (9.09%) ITIL
11 6 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.61%) C
4 6 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (6.06%) C#
5 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (9.09%) DBS Check
4 6 (9.09%) PMP
5 5 (7.58%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) PMI Certification
6 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.52%) APMP
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) MCP
7 1 (1.52%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Atlassian
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (6.06%) BT
4 4 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) Hyperion