The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 676 698 730
Rank change year-on-year +22 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 192 263 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 152 221 196
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +72.72% -31.25%  

Local Government is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35257 45129 49161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.38% 43.62% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28329 36652 38409
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Local Government as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the UK

Local Government
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the UK

Local Government
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the UK

Local Government
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 185 £50,000 +37.98% 54
London +29 33 £52,000 -9.56% 12
Yorkshire +35 31 £65,000 +136.36% 2
South West +38 28 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +18 24 £58,750 +121.69% 6
East of England +20 23 £35,000 +27.77% 16
Birmingham +15 22 £57,500 +116.98% 5
West Yorkshire +33 19 £65,000 +145.28% 2
Leeds +29 19 £65,000 +145.28% 2
South East +19 15 £40,000 +10.39% 6
Gloucestershire +22 13 £67,500 +100.69%
Barnet 0 12 £50,500 +18.82%
Manchester -27 11 £50,000 +88.67% 8
North West -38 11 £50,000 +88.67% 8
East Yorkshire - 9 - -
Hull - 9 - -
Hertfordshire +4 8 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 8 - -
Bedfordshire - 8 £35,000 - 3
Bristol -1 7 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Dunstable - 5 £35,000 - 3
Wiltshire - 5 £24,851 -
Scotland -9 4 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Berkshire +15 3 £36,000 -52.00% 1
Sheffield +6 3 £45,000 +45.16%
South Yorkshire +1 3 £45,000 +36.36%
Norfolk - 3 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Devon - 3 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 with a requirement for Local Government.

1 116 (34.52%) Finance
2 99 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (27.98%) Microsoft
4 77 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 75 (22.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (17.26%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (16.37%) Management Information System
8 54 (16.07%) Project Management
9 53 (15.77%) Retail
10 50 (14.88%) ITIL
11 48 (14.29%) VMware
12 47 (13.99%) Amazon AWS
13 45 (13.39%) UML
14 44 (13.10%) SQL Server
15 43 (12.80%) Middleware
15 43 (12.80%) Migration
16 41 (12.20%) SOA
16 41 (12.20%) Open Source
17 40 (11.90%) Use Case
17 40 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
18 39 (11.61%) SAP
18 39 (11.61%) Manufacturing
18 39 (11.61%) Rackspace
18 39 (11.61%) Enterprise Software
18 39 (11.61%) DevOps
19 38 (11.31%) Security Cleared
20 36 (10.71%) Degree
20 36 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
20 36 (10.71%) CRM
21 35 (10.42%) Web Services

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (3.27%) IIS
2 7 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.79%) Drupal
3 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.19%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.89%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.89%) WordPress
7 2 (0.60%) Confluence
7 2 (0.60%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.60%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.49%) InfoPath
5 5 (1.49%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.60%) InDesign
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (3.87%) SAP BPC
2 7 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.19%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.89%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.89%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.89%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.60%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.30%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 77 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (13.99%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (9.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.57%) Office 365
5 10 (2.98%) SaaS
6 2 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.36%) Internet
2 8 (2.38%) SSL
3 7 (2.08%) Firewall
4 3 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.89%) Skype
5 2 (0.60%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (0.60%) DHCP
5 2 (0.60%) FTP
5 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) TACACS
6 1 (0.30%) VoIP
6 1 (0.30%) VPN
6 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.63%) Big Data
3 28 (8.33%) QlikView
4 27 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (8.04%) Power BI
4 27 (8.04%) Spotfire
5 25 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (5.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 15 (4.46%) SAP BW
8 13 (3.87%) SAP HANA
8 13 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 11 (3.27%) DataStage
10 11 (3.27%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.27%) Pentaho
10 11 (3.27%) SAP Data Services
10 11 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (3.27%) Star Schema
10 11 (3.27%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (3.27%) Git (software)
1 11 (3.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.89%) JIRA
4 2 (0.60%) Ant
4 2 (0.60%) Gradle
4 2 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 116 (34.52%) Finance
2 53 (15.77%) Retail
3 39 (11.61%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.65%) Marketing
5 13 (3.87%) Legal
6 6 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.49%) Advertising
8 4 (1.19%) Back Office
9 3 (0.89%) Front Office
10 2 (0.60%) Electronics
10 2 (0.60%) Games
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (29.46%) Consultant
2 73 (21.73%) Developer
3 59 (17.56%) Architect
4 40 (11.90%) Senior Architect
5 39 (11.61%) AWS Architect
5 39 (11.61%) Cloud Architect
6 38 (11.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 36 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
8 33 (9.82%) AWS Consultant
8 33 (9.82%) Cloud Consultant
9 30 (8.93%) Web Architect
9 30 (8.93%) Web Consultant
10 28 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
11 27 (8.04%) Analyst
11 27 (8.04%) Power BI Developer
11 27 (8.04%) Tableau Developer
12 25 (7.44%) Project Manager
13 15 (4.46%) Enterprise Architect
14 13 (3.87%) Business Consultant
14 13 (3.87%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.80%) Middleware
2 35 (10.42%) Web Services
3 28 (8.33%) .NET
4 20 (5.95%) CSS
5 18 (5.36%) HTML
6 17 (5.06%) ASP.NET
6 17 (5.06%) XML
7 12 (3.57%) WCF
8 10 (2.98%) SOAP
9 9 (2.68%) .NET Framework
9 9 (2.68%) jQuery
9 9 (2.68%) WinForms
9 9 (2.68%) WPF
10 8 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (1.79%) REST
12 5 (1.49%) Ajax
12 5 (1.49%) DCOM
12 5 (1.49%) JSON
12 5 (1.49%) WF
13 4 (1.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.37%) Management Information System
2 39 (11.61%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.36%) Internet of Things
4 16 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.68%) NHS
7 8 (2.38%) CESG
7 8 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.49%) Robotics
10 4 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.89%) iSeries
11 3 (0.89%) User Experience
12 2 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.30%) CMDB
13 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.95%) Windows
2 7 (2.08%) Unix
3 6 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.49%) Linux
4 5 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (22.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (17.26%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (16.07%) Project Management
5 50 (14.88%) ITIL
6 45 (13.39%) UML
7 43 (12.80%) Migration
8 41 (12.20%) Open Source
8 41 (12.20%) SOA
9 40 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 40 (11.90%) Use Case
10 39 (11.61%) DevOps
11 36 (10.71%) CRM
12 35 (10.42%) Business Analysis
12 35 (10.42%) Business Development
13 33 (9.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 32 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (8.63%) IT Strategy
16 28 (8.33%) Visualisation
17 27 (8.04%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.42%) SQL
2 28 (8.33%) C
3 23 (6.85%) C#
4 21 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.57%) Java
6 9 (2.68%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.08%) PHP
8 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.89%) VBA
9 2 (0.60%) C++
9 2 (0.60%) Korn
10 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.30%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) VBScript
10 1 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 38 (11.31%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.71%) Degree
3 18 (5.36%) CISM
3 18 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.06%) CISSP
5 16 (4.76%) CISA
6 10 (2.98%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (2.68%) DBS Check
8 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.79%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.49%) CCNP
9 5 (1.49%) ISEB
9 5 (1.49%) MCP
9 5 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.19%) ACCA
10 4 (1.19%) CIMA
10 4 (1.19%) IISP
10 4 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.46%) SLA
3 12 (3.57%) COBIT
4 9 (2.68%) PMO
5 5 (1.49%) QA
5 5 (1.49%) WCAG
6 3 (0.89%) GPG13
6 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (0.60%) Nagios
1 2 (0.60%) Netcool
1 2 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (0.60%) SCOM
1 2 (0.60%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.30%) DameWare
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (27.98%) Microsoft
2 48 (14.29%) VMware
3 39 (11.61%) Rackspace
3 39 (11.61%) SAP
4 33 (9.82%) Google
5 30 (8.93%) Oracle
6 28 (8.33%) TIBCO
7 27 (8.04%) MicroStrategy
7 27 (8.04%) Tableau
8 11 (3.27%) Cognos
8 11 (3.27%) Informatica
8 11 (3.27%) Talend
9 10 (2.98%) Citrix
10 6 (1.79%) Cisco
11 5 (1.49%) Civica
11 5 (1.49%) Northgate
11 5 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.19%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.89%) Remedy
13 3 (0.89%) Symantec
London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £38919 - £45438 per annum + 28 days leave, flexitime
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £18000.00 - £350000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £38,877 - £43,755 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training, pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Share options & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Pershore, Worcestershire
Wychavon District Council
Salary: Up to £23,500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Neg Base + OTE + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 62000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 62000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 62000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 62000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago