The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 767 898 843
Rank change year-on-year
+131 -55
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 113 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.016% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 45 6 14
Average salary £43,627 £31,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.73% -19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,273 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,750 £44,950
UK excluding London average salary £43,627 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+40.73% -17.33%
Freedom of Information
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
41085 43862 41666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.25% 39.90% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32870 35001 34170
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 £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in England

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in England

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in England

Freedom of Information
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram in England

Freedom of Information
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 7 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
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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 +114 82 £58,850 +94.54% 2
South East - 11 £67,500 - 1
North West +22 9 £35,000 +27.27%
East of England +8 4 £43,627 -32.88%
South West -10 3 £39,000 +27.77%
West Midlands - 3 £48,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £31,898 - 1
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information 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.

1 127 (86.99%) Data Protection
2 88 (60.27%) Data Protection Act
3 84 (57.53%) Freedom of Information Act
4 70 (47.95%) Analytics
5 68 (46.58%) Data Warehouse
6 64 (43.84%) Microsoft
7 56 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (38.36%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (31.51%) Finance
8 46 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (29.45%) Degree
10 42 (28.77%) Information Security
10 42 (28.77%) SQL
11 40 (27.40%) Data Analysis
11 40 (27.40%) Big Data
12 38 (26.03%) Project Management
13 35 (23.97%) SQL Server
13 35 (23.97%) Information Management
14 34 (23.29%) Publishing
14 34 (23.29%) Business Objects
15 32 (21.92%) Star Schema
15 32 (21.92%) Kimball Methodology
15 32 (21.92%) Inmon Methodology
15 32 (21.92%) Computer Science
16 31 (21.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 30 (20.55%) Risk Management
18 28 (19.18%) Multimedia
18 28 (19.18%) SPSS
18 28 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 27 (18.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (13.01%) SAS
2 4 (2.74%) CMS
2 4 (2.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (19.18%) SPSS
2 26 (17.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.37%) MS Office
4 2 (1.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.37%) Extranet
2 2 (1.37%) Firewall
2 2 (1.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (46.58%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (27.40%) Big Data
3 35 (23.97%) SQL Server
4 32 (21.92%) Star Schema
5 31 (21.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (18.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (12.33%) Data Mining
10 17 (11.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (11.64%) Oracle Database
11 9 (6.16%) BusinessObjects XI
12 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
13 6 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (3.42%) OLAP
15 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (12.33%) Toad
2 4 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 46 (31.51%) Finance
2 34 (23.29%) Publishing
3 28 (19.18%) Multimedia
4 18 (12.33%) Marketing
5 11 (7.53%) Legal
6 10 (6.85%) Law
7 3 (2.05%) Retail
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (23.29%) Analyst
2 19 (13.01%) Developer
3 18 (12.33%) Research Analyst
4 16 (10.96%) Information Manager
4 16 (10.96%) Security Manager
5 14 (9.59%) Consultant
5 14 (9.59%) Security Advisor
6 12 (8.22%) Security Consultant
6 12 (8.22%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Data Manager
8 10 (6.85%) Operations Analyst
8 10 (6.85%) Service Manager
8 10 (6.85%) Programme Manager
9 9 (6.16%) Business Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Information Governance Manager
10 7 (4.79%) Operations Manager
10 7 (4.79%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) HTML
1 5 (3.42%) CSS
1 5 (3.42%) HTML5
2 3 (2.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 88 (60.27%) Data Protection Act
2 84 (57.53%) Freedom of Information Act
3 56 (38.36%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (21.92%) Computer Science
5 25 (17.12%) Management Information System
6 12 (8.22%) NHS
7 6 (4.11%) CESG
7 6 (4.11%) Social Media
8 5 (3.42%) User Experience
9 4 (2.74%) Statistics
10 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.37%) GIS
10 2 (1.37%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.37%) RMADS
11 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.68%) PMI
11 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.68%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.22%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (86.99%) Data Protection
2 70 (47.95%) Analytics
3 56 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (28.77%) Information Security
6 40 (27.40%) Data Analysis
7 38 (26.03%) Project Management
8 35 (23.97%) Information Management
9 32 (21.92%) Inmon Methodology
9 32 (21.92%) Kimball Methodology
10 30 (20.55%) Risk Management
11 27 (18.49%) Data Security
12 26 (17.81%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (16.44%) Data Modelling
14 19 (13.01%) Data Management
15 18 (12.33%) Econometrics
15 18 (12.33%) Statistical Analysis
15 18 (12.33%) Operations Research
15 18 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (11.64%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.77%) SQL
2 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
3 10 (6.85%) R
4 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (29.45%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) PCI QSA
2 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) CISA
4 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.42%) CISMP
5 3 (2.05%) CISM
5 3 (2.05%) QiCA
5 3 (2.05%) CISSP
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.37%) MCTS
6 2 (1.37%) MCITP
6 2 (1.37%) CRISC
6 2 (1.37%) ECDL
7 1 (0.68%) ISACA
7 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (11.64%) PCI DSS
3 12 (8.22%) BS25999
4 4 (2.74%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.74%) COBIT
5 2 (1.37%) WCAG
6 1 (0.68%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 34 (23.29%) Business Objects
3 17 (11.64%) Oracle
4 6 (4.11%) SAP
5 5 (3.42%) Adobe
6 2 (1.37%) Aquila
7 1 (0.68%) Novell
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
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Salary: £57,700 p.a plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago