Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 130 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +107
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.38% 0.050% -
As % of the General category 1.10% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,742 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.06% - -
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,316
% change year-on-year - +8.92% +3.29%

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 639 685 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.39% 33.93% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 508 529 623
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +3.80%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Wales

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Wales

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Wales over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 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
South Wales +10 5 £37,500 +2.06% 4
Mid Wales - 2 £32,125 - 2
Local Government
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) Microservices
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 2 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Salt
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Go
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Redis
General
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) ICT Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IP Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Server Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Go
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) UAG
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Salt
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Terraform
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) arcserve
1 1 (14.29%) Becrypt
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
1 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) Sophos
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) VMware