Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 193 183 266
Rank change year-on-year -10 +83 -41
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 31 36 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.73% 0.39%
As % of the General category 1.32% 1.53% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 27
10th Percentile £27,933 £31,250 £31,500
25th Percentile £31,569 £32,125 £37,529
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% -39.29% +100.00%
75th Percentile £51,231 £45,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £59,363 £48,125 "
England median annual salary £45,307 £44,632 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.51% -0.82% -

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 2,356 2,352 3,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 46.68% 47.52% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,846 1,926 2,770
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,750
25th Percentile £34,000 £32,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 9 May 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 9 May 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 +18 22 £44,920 +2.09% 8
South Yorkshire -50 7 £29,369 -30.90% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 2
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 17 (54.84%) Social Skills
2 13 (41.94%) Public Sector
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft 365
6 8 (25.81%) .NET
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.81%) C#
6 8 (25.81%) User Experience
7 7 (22.58%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
7 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
8 6 (19.35%) MVC
8 6 (19.35%) Migration
8 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) Azure
9 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (12.90%) Project Delivery
10 4 (12.90%) Programme Delivery
10 4 (12.90%) React
10 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement

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 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe XD
1 2 (6.45%) InVision
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (16.13%) Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 2 (6.45%) AWS
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
1 3 (9.68%) Skype
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 17 (54.84%) Social Skills
2 13 (41.94%) Public Sector
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
3 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support
4 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) UI Designer
4 2 (6.45%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) React
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.45%) Vue.js
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) User Experience
3 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
4 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (12.90%) Programme Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Project Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) WFM
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Business Case
7 3 (9.68%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (9.68%) Server Management
7 3 (9.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
1 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Capita
2 2 (6.45%) Mapbox
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint