The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank 803 888 848
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -40
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 68 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.005% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £85,000 £49,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.85% +32.66%
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £49,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+65.82% +32.66%
Freedom of Information Act
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41506 43313 41410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.52% 39.54% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33224 34382 33611
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in England

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Trend in England

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

Freedom of Information Act Salary Trend in England

Freedom of Information Act
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 68 £85,000 - 3
Freedom of Information Act
UK

Freedom of Information Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act.

1 80 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 80 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 78 (97.50%) Data Protection Act
3 67 (83.75%) Analytics
3 67 (83.75%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (77.50%) Microsoft
5 55 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (66.25%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (50.00%) Big Data
8 39 (48.75%) SQL
8 39 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (45.00%) Degree
10 34 (42.50%) Publishing
11 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
11 33 (41.25%) BusinessObjects
12 32 (40.00%) Star Schema
12 32 (40.00%) Computer Science
12 32 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
12 32 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
13 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (38.75%) Finance
14 28 (35.00%) Multimedia
14 28 (35.00%) Data Analysis
14 28 (35.00%) SPSS
15 26 (32.50%) T-SQL
15 26 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
16 23 (28.75%) Information Management
16 23 (28.75%) MS Excel

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.50%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (35.00%) SPSS
2 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (83.75%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (50.00%) Big Data
3 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
3 33 (41.25%) BusinessObjects
4 32 (40.00%) Star Schema
5 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (22.50%) Data Mining
9 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database
10 9 (11.25%) BusinessObjects XI
11 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
12 5 (6.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Toad
General
1 34 (42.50%) Publishing
2 31 (38.75%) Finance
3 28 (35.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Research Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 12 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 10 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Data Manager
6 9 (11.25%) Information Manager
6 9 (11.25%) Business Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (8.75%) ETL Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Operations Manager
8 6 (7.50%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Business Test Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Governance Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Information Governance Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Security Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 80 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 78 (97.50%) Data Protection Act
3 53 (66.25%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) Statistics
7 1 (1.25%) CESG
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 67 (83.75%) Analytics
3 55 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 32 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 28 (35.00%) Data Analysis
7 26 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (28.75%) Information Management
8 23 (28.75%) Data Modelling
9 22 (27.50%) Project Management
9 22 (27.50%) Data Security
10 18 (22.50%) Econometrics
10 18 (22.50%) Statistical Analysis
10 18 (22.50%) Operations Research
11 16 (20.00%) Test Management
12 11 (13.75%) Information Security
12 11 (13.75%) ETL
13 10 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
14 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) SQL
2 26 (32.50%) T-SQL
3 10 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.50%) MCTS
2 2 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London (North Greenwich)
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago