Period
to 6 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 121 120
Rank change year-on-year +37 -1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 9 13 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.99% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the General category 2.66% 1.87% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,857 £37,091
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +23.63% +44.31%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% -15.79%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 338 694 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 37.10% 39.73% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 237 552 524
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £70,000 £60,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Wiltshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Wiltshire

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Wiltshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Chippenham +8 6 - -
Swindon - 2 £25,750 -
Devizes - 1 £45,000 -
Local Government
South West

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 7 (77.78%) Public Sector
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) Capita
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) Azure
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Statistics
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (55.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Azure
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (77.78%) Public Sector
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Support Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Behavioural Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Capita
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft