The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 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 Act (FOIA)
Rank - - 185
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,759
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 - £36,380
Freedom of Information Act
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1264 1410 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.34% 35.65% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1201 1009
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Act Salary Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information Act
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection