Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 156 285
Rank change year-on-year -59 +129 -45
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 32 34 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.91% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.11% 2.03% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 22
10th Percentile " £31,250 £24,279
25th Percentile £27,933 £33,000 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,847 £42,500 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year -13.30% -38.18% +77.42%
75th Percentile £48,388 £45,375 £77,500
90th Percentile £55,325 £48,500 £80,875
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,680 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.44% -5.16% +2.27%

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 2,884 1,675 3,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.41% 44.95% 49.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,137 1,360 2,761
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £24,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,540 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.20% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,350 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.88% +5.43% +5.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
West Yorkshire -28 19 £44,340 -1.47% 12
South Yorkshire -53 8 £29,369 -19.54% 4
North Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 - 4
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (43.75%) Public Sector
2 12 (37.50%) Social Skills
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 10 (31.25%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) Degree
6 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 6 (18.75%) User Experience
6 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
7 5 (15.63%) QA
7 5 (15.63%) Use Case
7 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (12.50%) Swim Lanes
8 4 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation

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 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (9.38%) Azure
3 2 (6.25%) AWS
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) iPaaS
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JMeter
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Postman
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (43.75%) Public Sector
2 12 (37.50%) Social Skills
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
6 3 (9.38%) IT Programme Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Compliance Officer
7 2 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) React Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Security Compliance Officer
7 2 (6.25%) Security Officer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior IT Programme Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) React
3 2 (6.25%) Next.js
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) MVC
5 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Use Case
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (12.50%) Swim Lanes
7 4 (12.50%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) Business Case
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Project Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
8 3 (9.38%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
1 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Capita
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint