The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 174 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.087% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £51,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £35,250 £50,822
% change year-on-year
+37.58% -30.63%
Freedom of Information
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
1445 1394 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.71% 38.06% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1119 1154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Typography
4 1 (25.00%) Infographics
4 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (25.00%) Animation
4 1 (25.00%) Photography
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) QMS
4 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (25.00%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) QuarkXPress
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (75.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) Photography
3 1 (25.00%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Infographics
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) QMS
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Typography
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Quark