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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 710 724 752
Rank change year-on-year +14 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 164 209 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.43% 0.50% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 129 181 170
Median salary £45,483 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.95% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,120 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £31,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +50.79% -18.18%  

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 37899 41554 49425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.38% 42.81% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28992 34030 39144
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,750
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +15 157 £45,483 +22.92% 26
London +23 48 £45,483 -24.19% 7
Yorkshire -6 25 £65,000 +96.96% 3
South West +4 23 £67,500 +104.13% 3
South East +46 18 £37,500 +7.14% 6
West Midlands +15 17 £60,000 +126.41% 6
Birmingham +14 16 £58,750 +121.69% 1
West Yorkshire +9 13 £65,000 +136.36% 3
Leeds +2 13 £65,000 +136.36% 2
East of England -5 13 £40,000 - 1
Bristol -11 13 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Hull - 9 - -
East Yorkshire - 9 - -
Surrey +28 6 £35,000 +13.66% 2
Gloucestershire 0 6 £67,500 +104.13%
Barnet -1 5 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Scotland -4 5 £50,000 +88.67%
Berkshire +18 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hampshire +17 4 £45,658 +12.73%
North West -52 4 £42,500 +60.37%
Suffolk - 4 £41,250 -
Guildford - 4 £35,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +22 3 £21,500 -33.33%
Sheffield -4 3 £43,750 +41.12%
Newbury -6 3 - -
South Yorkshire -10 3 £43,750 +41.12%
Edinburgh -13 3 - -
Manchester -41 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Bedford +13 2 £21,500 -
Chippenham +9 2 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 113 (31.65%) Finance
1 113 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (31.09%) Microsoft
3 77 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (21.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 65 (18.21%) ITIL
6 63 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (15.41%) Management Information System
8 52 (14.57%) Project Management
9 44 (12.32%) Retail
9 44 (12.32%) VMware
10 40 (11.20%) SQL Server
10 40 (11.20%) Security Cleared
11 39 (10.92%) UML
12 38 (10.64%) CRM
12 38 (10.64%) Migration
12 38 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 37 (10.36%) Visualisation
13 37 (10.36%) Performance Management
13 37 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
13 37 (10.36%) Business Analysis
13 37 (10.36%) SAP
13 37 (10.36%) Middleware
14 36 (10.08%) Web Services
14 36 (10.08%) Data Visualisation
14 36 (10.08%) Power BI
15 35 (9.80%) Business Development
16 34 (9.52%) Big Data
16 34 (9.52%) C
16 34 (9.52%) Manufacturing

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 (3.08%) MS Exchange
1 11 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.24%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.68%) Drupal
3 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (1.68%) IIS
4 5 (1.40%) Confluence
4 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.40%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.12%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.84%) WordPress
7 2 (0.56%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (8.68%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.40%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.56%) InDesign
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (2.80%) SAP BPC
2 9 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.56%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.56%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.28%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (21.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (8.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (5.32%) Office 365
5 9 (2.52%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (1.96%) SaaS
7 2 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.48%) Internet
2 8 (2.24%) Firewall
2 8 (2.24%) SSL
3 5 (1.40%) Skype
4 4 (1.12%) SAN
5 3 (0.84%) DHCP
5 3 (0.84%) DNS
5 3 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.56%) FTP
6 2 (0.56%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.56%) VoIP
6 2 (0.56%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.28%) DKIM
7 1 (0.28%) DMARC
7 1 (0.28%) MPLS
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) WebEx
7 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.08%) Power BI
3 34 (9.52%) Big Data
4 27 (7.56%) QlikView
4 27 (7.56%) Spotfire
5 23 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 13 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.36%) SAP BW
10 11 (3.08%) DataStage
10 11 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (2.80%) MySQL
11 10 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.80%) SAP HANA
12 9 (2.52%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.52%) Pentaho
12 9 (2.52%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (2.52%) Star Schema
12 9 (2.52%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (1.68%) JIRA
4 5 (1.40%) Ant
4 5 (1.40%) Gradle
4 5 (1.40%) Maven
4 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.28%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.28%) NUnit
7 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 113 (31.65%) Finance
2 44 (12.32%) Retail
3 34 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.76%) Marketing
5 14 (3.92%) Legal
6 12 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Back Office
8 4 (1.12%) Advertising
9 3 (0.84%) Electronics
10 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 2 (0.56%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 95 (26.61%) Consultant
2 77 (21.57%) Developer
3 63 (17.65%) Architect
4 48 (13.45%) Senior Architect
5 44 (12.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 41 (11.48%) Analyst
7 37 (10.36%) Senior Consultant
8 36 (10.08%) Power BI Developer
9 32 (8.96%) AWS Architect
9 32 (8.96%) Cloud Architect
10 30 (8.40%) AWS Consultant
10 30 (8.40%) Cloud Consultant
10 30 (8.40%) Web Architect
10 30 (8.40%) Web Consultant
11 27 (7.56%) QlikView Developer
11 27 (7.56%) Tableau Developer
12 24 (6.72%) Project Manager
13 23 (6.44%) Enterprise Architect
14 14 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 14 (3.92%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.36%) Middleware
2 36 (10.08%) Web Services
3 24 (6.72%) .NET
4 18 (5.04%) CSS
5 14 (3.92%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.92%) HTML
5 14 (3.92%) XML
6 12 (3.36%) WCF
7 7 (1.96%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.96%) REST
7 7 (1.96%) SOAP
8 6 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (1.68%) jQuery
9 5 (1.40%) DCOM
9 5 (1.40%) J2EE
9 5 (1.40%) WF
9 5 (1.40%) WinForms
9 5 (1.40%) WPF
10 4 (1.12%) JSON
10 4 (1.12%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.41%) Management Information System
2 33 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.04%) Driving Licence
4 16 (4.48%) Internet of Things
5 12 (3.36%) NHS
6 10 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.24%) CESG
9 7 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.68%) User Experience
11 4 (1.12%) iSeries
12 3 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.84%) Robotics
12 3 (0.84%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.56%) Minimum Viable Product
14 1 (0.28%) CESG CLAS
14 1 (0.28%) CMDB
14 1 (0.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.12%) Windows
2 9 (2.52%) Unix
2 9 (2.52%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.68%) Linux
6 5 (1.40%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.84%) Android
9 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (18.21%) ITIL
4 63 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (14.57%) Project Management
6 39 (10.92%) UML
7 38 (10.64%) CRM
7 38 (10.64%) Migration
7 38 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 37 (10.36%) Business Analysis
8 37 (10.36%) Performance Management
8 37 (10.36%) Visualisation
9 36 (10.08%) Data Visualisation
10 35 (9.80%) Business Development
11 34 (9.52%) IT Strategy
12 33 (9.24%) Open Source
12 33 (9.24%) SOA
13 32 (8.96%) DevOps
13 32 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
13 32 (8.96%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.52%) C
2 33 (9.24%) SQL
3 20 (5.60%) C#
4 15 (4.20%) Java
5 14 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.96%) PHP
7 5 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.56%) Korn
9 2 (0.56%) VBA
9 2 (0.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.28%) C++
10 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.28%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.68%) Degree
3 26 (7.28%) DV Cleared
4 18 (5.04%) CISA
5 12 (3.36%) CISM
6 9 (2.52%) CISSP
6 9 (2.52%) DBS Check
7 8 (2.24%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (1.96%) Master's Degree
9 6 (1.68%) CIMA
9 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.40%) ACCA
10 5 (1.40%) MCITP
10 5 (1.40%) MCP
10 5 (1.40%) MCSE
11 4 (1.12%) CIPFA
11 4 (1.12%) ISEB
11 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.12%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.88%) COBIT
2 17 (4.76%) SLA
3 11 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.52%) PMO
5 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (1.40%) QA
5 5 (1.40%) WCAG
6 4 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.28%) GPG13
7 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.84%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Nagios
1 2 (0.56%) Netcool
1 2 (0.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (0.56%) SCOM
1 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.28%) DameWare
2 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 111 (31.09%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.32%) VMware
3 37 (10.36%) SAP
4 33 (9.24%) Oracle
5 32 (8.96%) Rackspace
6 30 (8.40%) Google
7 28 (7.84%) TIBCO
8 27 (7.56%) MicroStrategy
8 27 (7.56%) Tableau
9 14 (3.92%) Citrix
10 11 (3.08%) Cognos
11 9 (2.52%) Informatica
11 9 (2.52%) Talend
12 8 (2.24%) Cisco
13 4 (1.12%) CA
13 4 (1.12%) Civica
13 4 (1.12%) Northgate
14 3 (0.84%) Adobe
14 3 (0.84%) Dell
14 3 (0.84%) Remedy
City, Wolverhampton
West Midlands Pensions Fund
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
networx
Salary: From £21,103 to £25,796 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cloudscope
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Actica Consulting Ltd
Salary: 70000
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
City of Oxford College
Salary: From £45,903 to £50,151 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £41000 - £49000 per annum + Holiday, Pensions, etc.
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Lewisham Homes
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Council
Salary: From £23,398 to £27,668 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago