Period
to 28 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 155 262
Rank change year-on-year -64 +107 -28
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 42 10 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.24% 0.89% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 30
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,421 £27,825
25th Percentile £28,702 £40,631 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £43,000 £38,622
Median % change year-on-year -12.79% +11.34% -13.21%
75th Percentile £43,750 £46,750 £79,375
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £80,125
England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +0.56%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,379 1,128 3,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 49.77% 39.82% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,376 934 2,602
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,575 £23,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,808
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +6.48% +2.86%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 October 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
North Yorkshire +9 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South Yorkshire -32 14 £33,276 -20.39% 3
West Yorkshire -90 12 £42,500 -3.41% 8
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (38.10%) C#
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
4 13 (30.95%) Python
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 12 (28.57%) MVC
5 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (26.19%) .NET Core
7 8 (19.05%) GIS
8 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 7 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 6 (14.29%) Public Sector
10 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (11.90%) Creative Thinking
10 5 (11.90%) Social Skills
10 5 (11.90%) Contract Management
10 5 (11.90%) ESRI
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
11 4 (9.52%) QA
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
12 3 (7.14%) XML

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (4.76%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Event Grid
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (2.38%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (19.05%) GIS
3 2 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JMeter
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Postman
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 5 (11.90%) Social Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Fire and Rescue
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 12 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Development Manager
4 5 (11.90%) GIS Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) IT Development Manager
4 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Development Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (26.19%) .NET Core
3 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.14%) React
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) Next.js
5 2 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.38%) RESTful
6 1 (2.38%) Web Services
6 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) MVC
2 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Contract Management
4 5 (11.90%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Workflow
7 2 (4.76%) Information Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.76%) Mobile First
7 2 (4.76%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 13 (30.95%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
1 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) ESRI
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Capita