The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 543 657 611
Rank change year-on-year
+114 -46
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 82 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.013% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 8
Average salary £58,850 £30,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.54% -22.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £35,250 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,627 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+40.73% -17.33%
Freedom of Information
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20061 22229 20541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.46% 45.56% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16318 18164 16808
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Salary Histogram in London

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

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram in London

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in London

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 London 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
(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
City of London +45 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 -
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 88 (90.72%) Data Protection
2 76 (78.35%) Freedom of Information Act
3 74 (76.29%) Data Protection Act
4 69 (71.13%) Analytics
5 68 (70.10%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
7 55 (56.70%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (56.70%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (41.24%) SQL
9 40 (41.24%) Big Data
10 34 (35.05%) Publishing
10 34 (35.05%) Degree
11 33 (34.02%) SQL Server
11 33 (34.02%) Business Objects
12 32 (32.99%) Star Schema
12 32 (32.99%) Computer Science
12 32 (32.99%) Kimball Methodology
12 32 (32.99%) Inmon Methodology
13 31 (31.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (28.87%) Data Analysis
14 28 (28.87%) Multimedia
14 28 (28.87%) Finance
14 28 (28.87%) SPSS
15 27 (27.84%) Project Management
16 26 (26.80%) Data Security
16 26 (26.80%) T-SQL
16 26 (26.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2008
16 26 (26.80%) Performance Tuning

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (19.59%) SAS
2 4 (4.12%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (28.87%) SPSS
2 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
1 2 (2.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (70.10%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (41.24%) Big Data
3 33 (34.02%) SQL Server
4 32 (32.99%) Star Schema
5 31 (31.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (26.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (22.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (18.56%) Data Mining
9 17 (17.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (17.53%) Oracle Database
10 9 (9.28%) BusinessObjects XI
11 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
12 6 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (5.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Toad
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
General
1 34 (35.05%) Publishing
2 28 (28.87%) Multimedia
2 28 (28.87%) Finance
3 6 (6.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Analyst
2 18 (18.56%) Research Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Security Manager
5 11 (11.34%) Data Manager
6 10 (10.31%) Operations Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) Service Manager
7 9 (9.28%) Business Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (7.22%) ETL Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Operations Manager
9 6 (6.19%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Business Test Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Operations Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) HTML
1 2 (2.06%) CSS
1 2 (2.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (78.35%) Freedom of Information Act
2 74 (76.29%) Data Protection Act
3 55 (56.70%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (32.99%) Computer Science
5 10 (10.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.12%) Statistics
7 3 (3.09%) Social Media
8 2 (2.06%) User Experience
8 2 (2.06%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.06%) CESG
8 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.06%) NHS
9 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.03%) PMI
9 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.03%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (90.72%) Data Protection
2 69 (71.13%) Analytics
3 55 (56.70%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (32.99%) Inmon Methodology
5 32 (32.99%) Kimball Methodology
6 28 (28.87%) Data Analysis
7 27 (27.84%) Project Management
8 26 (26.80%) Data Security
8 26 (26.80%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (24.74%) Data Modelling
10 20 (20.62%) Information Management
11 18 (18.56%) Econometrics
11 18 (18.56%) Operations Research
11 18 (18.56%) Statistical Analysis
12 16 (16.49%) Test Management
13 14 (14.43%) Information Security
14 12 (12.37%) Strategic Planning
15 11 (11.34%) ETL
16 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.24%) SQL
2 26 (26.80%) T-SQL
3 10 (10.31%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (35.05%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.06%) ECDL
3 2 (2.06%) MCTS
3 2 (2.06%) MCITP
4 1 (1.03%) CISA
4 1 (1.03%) QiCA
4 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.15%) BS25999
4 2 (2.06%) WCAG
5 1 (1.03%) COBIT
5 1 (1.03%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
2 33 (34.02%) Business Objects
3 17 (17.53%) Oracle
4 6 (6.19%) SAP
5 2 (2.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.03%) Novell
6 1 (1.03%) Siebel
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fitzrovia, in the Heart of London
University of Westminster
Salary: £57,700 p.a plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago