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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 866 892 884
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 36 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.032% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.078% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 17
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,627 £50,000 £58,880
% change year-on-year
-12.74% -15.08%
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
39754 39662 40488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.52% 40.54% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32314 32424 31857
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
South West - 16 £33,000 - 3
South East +6 8 £47,500 -
London +7 4 £40,086 -38.32% 4
West Midlands -22 3 £48,000 -4.00%
East of England - 3 £43,627 -
North West +33 1 - -
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 45 (64.29%) Degree
2 30 (42.86%) ITIL
3 28 (40.00%) Data Management
4 27 (38.57%) Information Management
4 27 (38.57%) Oracle
5 26 (37.14%) SPSS
5 26 (37.14%) Legal
5 26 (37.14%) Analytics
6 25 (35.71%) CITP
6 25 (35.71%) TOGAF
6 25 (35.71%) eTOM
6 25 (35.71%) Business Analysis
6 25 (35.71%) ERwin
6 25 (35.71%) ISO 9001
6 25 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
6 25 (35.71%) TickIT
6 25 (35.71%) CMMI
7 24 (34.29%) Smart Meter
7 24 (34.29%) Big Data
8 18 (25.71%) Finance
8 18 (25.71%) Web Application Development
8 18 (25.71%) Data Protection
9 17 (24.29%) Electronic Trading
9 17 (24.29%) System Testing
9 17 (24.29%) Management Information System
9 17 (24.29%) ERP
10 15 (21.43%) Retail
10 15 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
11 14 (20.00%) Information Security
12 13 (18.57%) HTML

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (37.14%) SPSS
2 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) HipChat
5 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (34.29%) Big Data
3 6 (8.57%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) GIS
6 1 (1.43%) MS Access
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) ERwin
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 26 (37.14%) Legal
2 18 (25.71%) Finance
3 15 (21.43%) Retail
4 10 (14.29%) Publishing
5 7 (10.00%) Billing
6 3 (4.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Analyst
2 19 (27.14%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Lead Business Analyst
4 11 (15.71%) Information Manager
5 10 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 10 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Information Officer
6 9 (12.86%) Integration Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Junior
8 7 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Information Security Advisor
10 4 (5.71%) Security Advisor
11 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Compliance Officer
11 3 (4.29%) Data Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) HTML
2 11 (15.71%) DHTML
3 6 (8.57%) .NET
4 5 (7.14%) XML
4 5 (7.14%) XSLT
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.29%) Smart Meter
2 17 (24.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (15.71%) W3C
4 10 (14.29%) Replication
5 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
6 8 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.71%) CESG
8 4 (5.71%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (5.71%) NHS
9 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.86%) Statistics
9 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) ITIL
2 28 (40.00%) Data Management
3 27 (38.57%) Information Management
4 26 (37.14%) Analytics
5 25 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 25 (35.71%) CMMI
5 25 (35.71%) eTOM
5 25 (35.71%) TOGAF
6 18 (25.71%) Data Protection
6 18 (25.71%) Web Application Development
7 17 (24.29%) Electronic Trading
7 17 (24.29%) ERP
7 17 (24.29%) System Testing
8 15 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
9 14 (20.00%) Information Security
10 10 (14.29%) Data Architecture
10 10 (14.29%) Data Governance
10 10 (14.29%) Information Retrieval
10 10 (14.29%) Pattern Recognition
11 9 (12.86%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.43%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) C#
4 5 (7.14%) PHP
4 5 (7.14%) VBA
5 3 (4.29%) VB
5 3 (4.29%) VBScript
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) Java
6 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.86%) Ruby
6 2 (2.86%) XPath
6 2 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (64.29%) Degree
2 25 (35.71%) CITP
3 3 (4.29%) CISA
3 3 (4.29%) CISM
3 3 (4.29%) CISMP
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) OCA
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.43%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.43%) ISACA
5 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.71%) ISO 9001
1 25 (35.71%) TickIT
2 4 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.43%) COBIT
5 1 (1.43%) P3O
5 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.43%) Val IT
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Infor
3 7 (10.00%) SAP
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Perforce
5 2 (2.86%) Tableau
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
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