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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
UK
Rank 664 684 694
Rank change year-on-year +20 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 194 265 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 162 200 218
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% -14.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +42.85% -6.66%  

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 34468 45217 46624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.57% 43.92% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27755 36557 36595
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +41 180 £50,000 +17.64% 40
London +31 34 £46,000 -23.33% 8
South West +42 33 £50,000 +112.76% 5
Yorkshire +39 23 £65,000 +113.09% 10
West Yorkshire +35 20 £65,000 +145.28% 2
Leeds +27 20 £65,000 +145.28% 1
Manchester -10 20 £57,500 +64.28% 3
North West -13 20 £57,500 +96.42% 4
East of England +24 18 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Gloucestershire +16 18 £60,000 -
South East +9 15 £40,000 +11.49% 3
West Midlands +5 15 £57,500 +64.28% 4
Birmingham -3 13 £57,500 +53.39% 3
Barnet - 10 £50,500 - 2
Scotland +13 9 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Wiltshire +17 6 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Bristol +8 6 £45,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 6 - -
Hertfordshire +2 6 - -
Bedfordshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Bromley -1 5 £27,500 -9.83%
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £33,000 -
Edinburgh -9 4 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Dunstable - 4 £35,000 -
East Midlands +2 3 £37,500 -51.29%
Oldham -31 3 £17,500 -53.33%
Hammersmith - 3 £25,000 -
Chesham - 3 £33,000 -
Chesterfield - 3 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 3 £37,500 -

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 112 (36.84%) Finance
2 86 (28.29%) Microsoft
3 85 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 60 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (18.09%) Retail
7 54 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
8 51 (16.78%) Management Information System
9 50 (16.45%) VMware
10 48 (15.79%) Migration
11 47 (15.46%) UML
11 47 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
12 45 (14.80%) SQL Server
13 44 (14.47%) Middleware
13 44 (14.47%) Project Management
13 44 (14.47%) Degree
14 43 (14.14%) SQL
15 42 (13.82%) ITIL
16 41 (13.49%) SOA
16 41 (13.49%) Open Source
16 41 (13.49%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (13.16%) Use Case
17 40 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
17 40 (13.16%) Manufacturing
18 39 (12.83%) SAP
18 39 (12.83%) DevOps
19 35 (11.51%) Rackspace
19 35 (11.51%) Security Cleared
20 34 (11.18%) MS Office
21 32 (10.53%) Business Analysis

Local Government
Top Related 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 10 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.63%) IIS
3 7 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.66%) CMS
7 2 (0.66%) Confluence
7 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.66%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (11.18%) MS Office
2 32 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.97%) MS Project
5 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.66%) InDesign
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.28%) SAP BPC
2 7 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.99%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.99%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.99%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.99%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.66%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.33%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (9.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (3.29%) SaaS
5 8 (2.63%) Office 365
6 4 (1.32%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.97%) Firewall
2 6 (1.97%) SSL
3 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (0.99%) Skype
4 2 (0.66%) DHCP
4 2 (0.66%) FTP
4 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) TACACS
5 1 (0.33%) VoIP
5 1 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.80%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (8.55%) BusinessObjects
4 23 (7.57%) Big Data
5 19 (6.25%) QlikView
6 18 (5.92%) Power BI
6 18 (5.92%) Spotfire
7 16 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 16 (5.26%) SAP BW
8 15 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (4.61%) SAP HANA
10 13 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (3.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 11 (3.62%) DataStage
12 11 (3.62%) Hadoop
12 11 (3.62%) MySQL
12 11 (3.62%) Pentaho
12 11 (3.62%) Star Schema
12 11 (3.62%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (3.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.64%) JIRA
3 2 (0.66%) Ant
3 2 (0.66%) Gradle
3 2 (0.66%) Maven
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.66%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.33%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.33%) Toad
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 112 (36.84%) Finance
2 55 (18.09%) Retail
3 40 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 22 (7.24%) Marketing
5 13 (4.28%) Legal
6 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.32%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Front Office
9 2 (0.66%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (28.62%) Consultant
2 65 (21.38%) Developer
3 58 (19.08%) Architect
4 39 (12.83%) Cloud Architect
5 37 (12.17%) AWS Architect
6 33 (10.86%) Senior Architect
7 30 (9.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 30 (9.87%) Senior Consultant
8 28 (9.21%) AWS Consultant
8 28 (9.21%) Cloud Consultant
9 25 (8.22%) Web Architect
9 25 (8.22%) Web Consultant
10 20 (6.58%) Analyst
10 20 (6.58%) Project Manager
11 19 (6.25%) QlikView Developer
12 18 (5.92%) Power BI Developer
12 18 (5.92%) Tableau Developer
13 15 (4.93%) .NET Developer
14 14 (4.61%) Enterprise Architect
14 14 (4.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.47%) Middleware
2 26 (8.55%) .NET
3 25 (8.22%) Web Services
4 18 (5.92%) ASP.NET
5 13 (4.28%) CSS
5 13 (4.28%) HTML
6 10 (3.29%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.96%) WinForms
7 9 (2.96%) WPF
7 9 (2.96%) XML
8 8 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (2.30%) WCF
10 6 (1.97%) jQuery
11 5 (1.64%) Ajax
11 5 (1.64%) J2EE
12 4 (1.32%) SOAP
12 4 (1.32%) XSL
13 3 (0.99%) JSP
13 3 (0.99%) Servlets
13 3 (0.99%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.78%) Management Information System
2 41 (13.49%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.93%) Internet of Things
4 14 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.95%) Driving Licence
6 11 (3.62%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.62%) NHS
7 8 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.97%) CESG
9 5 (1.64%) Robotics
10 4 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.99%) iSeries
11 3 (0.99%) User Experience
12 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.33%) CESG CLAS
13 1 (0.33%) CMDB
13 1 (0.33%) e-Health
13 1 (0.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.25%) Windows
2 10 (3.29%) Unix
3 9 (2.96%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.97%) Linux
5 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (15.79%) Migration
5 47 (15.46%) UML
6 44 (14.47%) Project Management
7 42 (13.82%) ITIL
8 41 (13.49%) Open Source
8 41 (13.49%) SOA
9 40 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
9 40 (13.16%) Use Case
10 39 (12.83%) DevOps
11 32 (10.53%) Business Analysis
12 31 (10.20%) CRM
12 31 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 30 (9.87%) Business Development
14 27 (8.88%) Cybersecurity
15 26 (8.55%) MODAF
16 25 (8.22%) PRINCE2
17 24 (7.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (14.14%) SQL
2 24 (7.89%) C#
3 22 (7.24%) C
4 16 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.93%) Java
6 11 (3.62%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.32%) C++
9 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.66%) Korn
10 2 (0.66%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.33%) Python
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (14.47%) Degree
2 35 (11.51%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.26%) CISM
4 15 (4.93%) CISSP
5 13 (4.28%) DV Cleared
6 12 (3.95%) CISA
7 8 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.64%) MCP
9 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.32%) CCNP
10 4 (1.32%) IISP
10 4 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.32%) MCSE
11 3 (0.99%) ACCA
11 3 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.93%) SLA
3 8 (2.63%) COBIT
4 6 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (1.64%) PMO
5 5 (1.64%) QA
6 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.66%) GPG13
8 1 (0.33%) HL7
8 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.66%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Nagios
1 2 (0.66%) Netcool
1 2 (0.66%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (0.66%) SCOM
1 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.33%) DameWare
2 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) QRadar
2 1 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (28.29%) Microsoft
2 50 (16.45%) VMware
3 39 (12.83%) SAP
4 35 (11.51%) Rackspace
5 32 (10.53%) Oracle
6 28 (9.21%) Google
7 19 (6.25%) TIBCO
8 18 (5.92%) MicroStrategy
8 18 (5.92%) Tableau
9 11 (3.62%) Cognos
9 11 (3.62%) Informatica
9 11 (3.62%) Talend
10 9 (2.96%) Citrix
11 8 (2.63%) Cisco
12 6 (1.97%) Civica
13 5 (1.64%) Northgate
13 5 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.32%) EMC
14 4 (1.32%) Remedy
Woking, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + bon
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 12 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: £19,845 per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £19,845 per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Hull City Council
Salary: £30,480 - £33,106 per annum (37 hrs per week)
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + bonus + share ownership sche
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £32000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Hull City Council
Salary: £30,480 - £33,106 (37 hrs per week)
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Baltimore
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary: From £33,437 to £36,379 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Northgate Public Services
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary: From £33,437 to £36,379 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: £19,845 per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Filey, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 9 days ago