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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 147 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £56,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,564 £50,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-8.87% -33.33%
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
1353 1125 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.48% 36.56% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 802 672 725
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Glasgow - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £56,250 -
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 4 (66.67%) QlikView
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 4 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) CGI

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) HR Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) HR Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity