Period
to 3 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in South London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
London > South London
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 105 85
Rank change year-on-year +28 -20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 39 23 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South London 2.61% 1.39% 2.36%
As % of the General category 5.93% 3.75% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 42
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.59% +4.60% +58.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £85,675 £52,500
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.10% -4.21% -5.00%

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 South London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 658 613 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South London 44.07% 37.02% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 478 453 577
Median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,250 £72,500
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in South London

Local Government
Salary Trend in South London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Local Government in South London.

Salary trend for Local Government in South London

Local Government
Salary Histogram in South London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in South London over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Local Government in South London

Local Government
Job Locations in South London

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 London region over the 6 months to 3 April 2020. 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
Croydon +24 31 £42,500 -24.44%
Bromley - 8 £28,000 - 2
Local Government
London

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Capita
2 20 (51.28%) Analytics
3 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
4 18 (46.15%) Police
4 18 (46.15%) Law
4 18 (46.15%) Project Management
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (30.77%) Public Sector
7 10 (25.64%) Project Delivery
7 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
8 9 (23.08%) Azure
9 8 (20.51%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (17.95%) Office 365
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
10 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
10 7 (17.95%) Prototyping
10 7 (17.95%) Serverless
10 7 (17.95%) Azure Functions
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) CRM
10 7 (17.95%) C#
10 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.95%) SQL
10 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.95%) Active Directory

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Azure
2 7 (17.95%) Azure Functions
2 7 (17.95%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Serverless
3 2 (5.13%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) BusinessObjects
General
1 18 (46.15%) Law
1 18 (46.15%) Police
2 12 (30.77%) Public Sector
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Developer
1 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Project Officer
6 2 (5.13%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Officer
7 1 (2.56%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Portfolio Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Planner
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
1 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) NHS
2 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) CMDB
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
1 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Analytics
3 18 (46.15%) Project Management
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
5 10 (25.64%) Project Delivery
6 8 (20.51%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (17.95%) CRM
7 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (17.95%) Data Extraction
7 7 (17.95%) Data Validation
7 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
7 7 (17.95%) Prototyping
7 7 (17.95%) Validation
8 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 5 (12.82%) Change Management
9 5 (12.82%) Project Governance
10 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) C#
1 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Capita
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) CyberArk