Period
to 9 March 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 9 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 119 99
Rank change year-on-year +51 -20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 11 1 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 1.33% 0.064% 0.61%
As % of the General category 3.83% 0.16% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 9
Median annual salary £36,250 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £33,750 £54,500
Wales median annual salary £36,250 £31,062 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.70% -17.17% -1.32%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 287 644 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 34.62% 40.99% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 544 460
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,625 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in South Wales

Local Government
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Local Government in South Wales

Local Government
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 9 March 2021. 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
Cardiff - 10 £36,250 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Local Government
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 March 2021, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
1 10 (90.91%) RESTful
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
3 5 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (45.45%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) User Experience
3 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Core
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (45.45%) Dapper ORM
2 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Blue Prism