Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 327 369
Rank change year-on-year -1 +42 +49
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 12 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 28
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% +8.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,525 £25,875
90th Percentile £53,413 £59,900 £41,975
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,316 £36,300
% change year-on-year +8.92% +13.82% +0.18%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,189 4,179 5,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 29.04% 33.85% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,283 2,983 3,858
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the Thames Valley

Local Government
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the Thames Valley

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the Thames Valley

Local Government
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 11 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
Berkshire 0 7 £52,251 +16.11% 3
Oxfordshire +10 4 £32,500 -6.47% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 1 £33,000 - 2
Local Government
South East

For the 6 months to 11 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) NHS
3 4 (33.33%) Records Management
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) C++

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Sales Support
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Operations
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Product Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Records Management
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) BT
2 1 (8.33%) Northgate
2 1 (8.33%) VMware