The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 127 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £34,000 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-28.42% +7.95%
Freedom of Information
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1038 585 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.76% 30.61% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 688 469 744
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Birmingham region.

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in Birmingham

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 22 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 14 (63.64%) JSON
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (63.64%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (63.64%) SDLC
2 14 (63.64%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 14 (63.64%) CSS
2 14 (63.64%) XML
2 14 (63.64%) OOA/OOD
2 14 (63.64%) CRM
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) IT Audit
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 8 (36.36%) SIEM
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (36.36%) assyst
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) IT Governance
3 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (36.36%) QA

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (36.36%) assyst
2 8 (36.36%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) C# Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Security Officer
5 6 (27.27%) Information Officer
5 6 (27.27%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (13.64%) Junior
6 3 (13.64%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Junior C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) CSS
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
1 14 (63.64%) JSON
1 14 (63.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (36.36%) CESG
1 8 (36.36%) Cryptography
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 8 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) CRM
2 14 (63.64%) OOA/OOD
2 14 (63.64%) SDLC
3 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 8 (36.36%) Data Security
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
3 8 (36.36%) IT Audit
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 8 (36.36%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CISA
1 8 (36.36%) CISM
1 8 (36.36%) CISSP
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
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