Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 320 331
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -29
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 33 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.95% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 24
South West median annual salary £48,000 £33,864 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.74% -21.25% -28.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,683 £26,850
90th Percentile £83,750 £39,650 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.94% +2.41% +0.02%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3465 3683 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.76% 33.68% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2775 2954 3860
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +6.67% +3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,791
90th Percentile £65,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the South West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the South West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the South West

Local Government
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -8 17 £42,500 -
Wiltshire -1 8 £27,000 -12.90%
Gloucestershire +31 6 £67,500 +50.00%
Somerset - 1 £34,003 -
Devon - 1 £48,000 -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (30.30%) User Stories
4 10 (30.30%) IT Strategy
4 10 (30.30%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 9 (27.27%) .NET
5 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) TDD
6 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
6 8 (24.24%) C
6 8 (24.24%) C#
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) XSL
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) BPMN
6 8 (24.24%) Web Development
6 8 (24.24%) COBIT
6 8 (24.24%) Ajax
6 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
6 8 (24.24%) Big Data
6 8 (24.24%) ArchiMate
6 8 (24.24%) Target Operating Model
6 8 (24.24%) SFIA

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.06%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Front Office
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Principal Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Principal Enterprise Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Head of Digital
6 2 (6.06%) Power BI Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Power BI Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Product Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior IT Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) Ajax
2 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
2 8 (24.24%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) XSL
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) LINQ
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Virtual Team
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Smart City
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Acceptance Criteria
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (30.30%) IT Strategy
3 10 (30.30%) User Stories
4 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (24.24%) ArchiMate
5 8 (24.24%) BPMN
5 8 (24.24%) Disruptive Innovation
5 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
5 8 (24.24%) SFIA
5 8 (24.24%) Target Operating Model
5 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Web Development
6 6 (18.18%) MODAF
6 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (12.12%) Process Management
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) C
2 8 (24.24%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Shibboleth
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Capita
2 2 (6.06%) Civica
2 2 (6.06%) Northgate
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Snow
3 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.03%) Sophos
3 1 (3.03%) VMware