The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - 155 159
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.095% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £50,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +156.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,660
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.98%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1337 1053 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.93% 34.66% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 889 682 654
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,549
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in Scotland