Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 320 326 346
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20 +33
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.059% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.75% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 23
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £24,400
90th Percentile £57,250 £59,000 £42,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +19.50% +6.00% +4.53%

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 2,991 4,157 4,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 29.34% 32.50% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,049 3,081 3,171
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +2 5 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £45,000 +36.36%
Local Government
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) Revenue Recognition
3 2 (33.33%) PMO
3 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE

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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Backend Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Revenue Recognition
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) BT