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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 585 628 629
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 37 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.029% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £27,600 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+53.98% -21.14%
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 2 - -
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 92 (92.93%) Data Protection
2 74 (74.75%) Data Protection Act
3 73 (73.74%) Freedom of Information Act
4 68 (68.69%) Analytics
5 67 (67.68%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (62.63%) Microsoft
7 56 (56.57%) Analytical Skills
8 55 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (42.42%) SQL
11 40 (40.40%) Big Data
11 40 (40.40%) Degree
12 34 (34.34%) Publishing
13 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 33 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
14 32 (32.32%) Star Schema
14 32 (32.32%) Computer Science
14 32 (32.32%) Kimball Methodology
14 32 (32.32%) Inmon Methodology
15 31 (31.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (29.29%) SPSS
16 29 (29.29%) Finance
17 28 (28.28%) Data Security
17 28 (28.28%) Multimedia
17 28 (28.28%) Data Analysis
18 27 (27.27%) Project Management
19 26 (26.26%) T-SQL
19 26 (26.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (26.26%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (26.26%) Performance Tuning

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (20.20%) SAS
2 4 (4.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (29.29%) SPSS
2 24 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.02%) HipChat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
1 1 (1.01%) Firewall
1 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (67.68%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (40.40%) Big Data
3 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 33 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 32 (32.32%) Star Schema
5 31 (31.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (26.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (26.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (19.19%) Oracle Database
9 18 (18.18%) Data Mining
10 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
12 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
13 5 (5.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Toad
2 6 (6.06%) JIRA
3 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (34.34%) Publishing
2 29 (29.29%) Finance
3 28 (28.28%) Multimedia
4 4 (4.04%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Research Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 10 (10.10%) Service Manager
5 10 (10.10%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Data Manager
6 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Information Manager
8 7 (7.07%) ETL Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Operations Manager
9 6 (6.06%) Business Test Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Head of IT
10 5 (5.05%) Head of Security
10 5 (5.05%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) HTML
1 2 (2.02%) CSS
1 2 (2.02%) XML
1 2 (2.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 74 (74.75%) Data Protection Act
2 73 (73.74%) Freedom of Information Act
3 56 (56.57%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (32.32%) Computer Science
5 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.05%) NHS
6 5 (5.05%) Statistics
7 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.01%) CESG
9 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.01%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (92.93%) Data Protection
2 68 (68.69%) Analytics
3 55 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (32.32%) Inmon Methodology
5 32 (32.32%) Kimball Methodology
6 28 (28.28%) Data Analysis
6 28 (28.28%) Data Security
7 27 (27.27%) Project Management
8 26 (26.26%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (23.23%) Data Modelling
10 21 (21.21%) Information Management
11 18 (18.18%) Econometrics
11 18 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
11 18 (18.18%) Operations Research
12 16 (16.16%) Test Management
13 15 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
14 14 (14.14%) Information Security
15 11 (11.11%) ETL
16 8 (8.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.42%) SQL
2 26 (26.26%) T-SQL
3 10 (10.10%) R
4 2 (2.02%) XQuery
4 2 (2.02%) Ruby
4 2 (2.02%) XPath
4 2 (2.02%) C
4 2 (2.02%) C#
4 2 (2.02%) C++
4 2 (2.02%) Java
4 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.02%) PHP
4 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.02%) OCA
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.02%) ECDL
2 2 (2.02%) MCTS
2 2 (2.02%) MCITP
3 1 (1.01%) CISA
3 1 (1.01%) QiCA
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.05%) BS25999
4 1 (1.01%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (62.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.19%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (2.02%) Adobe
4 2 (2.02%) Perforce
5 1 (1.01%) Novell
5 1 (1.01%) Siebel
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