Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > West Midlands
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 303 298
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 34 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.82% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 22
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £26,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +116.98% -11.67% -40.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £47,500 £64,100
England median annual salary £47,500 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +28.38% -17.78% -5.26%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3745 4661 4002
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.94% 37.99% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 3501 3130
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the West Midlands

Local Government
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the West Midlands

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the West Midlands

Local Government
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Birmingham +26 26 £57,500 +116.98% 2
Wolverhampton - 6 - - 1
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (26.47%) CRM
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (23.53%) SAP
6 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (20.59%) SAP BW
6 7 (20.59%) Data Management
6 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC
6 7 (20.59%) SAP HANA
6 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.65%) Oracle
8 5 (14.71%) SQL
8 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Validation
8 5 (14.71%) PMO
8 5 (14.71%) Civica
9 4 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
9 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
9 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.76%) Power BI
9 4 (11.76%) Change Management

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (5.88%) Drupal
1 2 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) InDesign
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.94%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (20.59%) SAP BW
1 7 (20.59%) SAP HANA
2 4 (11.76%) Power BI
3 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.88%) QlikView
3 2 (5.88%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (20.59%) SAP BI Developer
3 7 (20.59%) SAP BW Developer
3 7 (20.59%) SAP Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Power BI Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SAP BI Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) SAP BW Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Power BI Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) HTML5
1 2 (5.88%) Sass
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) CRM
2 9 (26.47%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Data Management
3 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Validation
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
8 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PMO
2 3 (8.82%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Netcool
1 1 (2.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) SAP
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) Civica
5 2 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.88%) Tableau
5 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.94%) Adobe
6 1 (2.94%) Northgate
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IDOX plc
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum with good corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26822 - £31601 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
LGPS Central
Salary: Competitive salary plus excellent defined benefit pension scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 21 days ago