Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 456 490 535
Rank change year-on-year +34 +45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 62 54 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 52
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,316 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.92% +11.66% +1.04%
10th Percentile £26,234 £29,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +9.09%

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 8,687 10,641 11,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.02% 34.06% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,748 8,220 9,189
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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
Surrey +49 20 £52,500 +46.58% 1
West Sussex +5 17 £44,500 +93.48% 1
Thames Valley -15 14 £45,000 +3.45% 5
Hampshire +12 10 £34,500 -26.46% 3
Berkshire -6 8 £52,251 +16.11% 2
Oxfordshire +10 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £39,000 +18.18% 2
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Finance
3 19 (30.65%) Degree
4 18 (29.03%) Project Management
5 17 (27.42%) Scrum
6 14 (22.58%) Management Information System
6 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.97%) JIRA
7 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.35%) Confluence
8 12 (19.35%) Bitbucket
8 12 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (17.74%) ITIL
10 10 (16.13%) NHS
10 10 (16.13%) Information Security
10 10 (16.13%) GDPR
11 8 (12.90%) Service Management
11 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
11 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
11 8 (12.90%) SDLC
11 8 (12.90%) Analytics
12 7 (11.29%) Big Data
12 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
12 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
12 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (11.29%) Windows

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 (19.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.61%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LAN
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) Intranet
3 3 (4.84%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) JIRA
2 12 (19.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Military
4 4 (6.45%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Software Manager
3 6 (9.68%) Consultant
3 6 (9.68%) ITSM Consultant
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Product Owner
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Product Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Product Owner
4 5 (8.06%) Software Product Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Technician
6 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Augmented Reality Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (6.45%) jQuery
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) GeoJSON
2 3 (4.84%) JSON
2 3 (4.84%) Lucene
2 3 (4.84%) RESTful
2 3 (4.84%) SOAP
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.61%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (16.13%) NHS
4 6 (9.68%) User Experience
5 4 (6.45%) Internet of Things
5 4 (6.45%) Robotics
6 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.84%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.23%) Social Media
7 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows 2000
2 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Project Management
3 17 (27.42%) Scrum
4 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.74%) ITIL
6 10 (16.13%) Information Security
7 8 (12.90%) Analytics
7 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.90%) SDLC
7 8 (12.90%) Service Management
7 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.68%) BPMN
9 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
9 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) C#
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C
3 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) C++
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) APMP
5 3 (4.84%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.23%) PMP
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CISA
7 1 (1.61%) CISM
7 1 (1.61%) CISSP
7 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.61%) MCITP
7 1 (1.61%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) GDPR
2 6 (9.68%) COBIT
2 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (8.06%) QA
4 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (4.84%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) BT
4 2 (3.23%) Northgate
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) VMware