Period
to 13 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 103 113
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 13 4 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.96% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.77% 0.61% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00% -1.32%
75th Percentile £46,250 £31,500 £38,750
90th Percentile " " £56,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.80%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 733 653 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.14% 47.42% 48.22%
Number of salaries quoted 442 549 695
10th Percentile £26,775 £23,200 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,000 £31,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £42,178 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.42% +5.45% -
75th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,700 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Wales

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Local Government in Wales.

Salary trend for Local Government in Wales

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in Wales over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Wales

Local Government
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Wales region over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
South Wales - 12 £40,000 - 3
Local Government
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) NHibernate
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Back Office
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (38.46%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) User Experience
3 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Core
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (38.46%) Dapper ORM
2 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Case
4 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Blue Prism