The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £75,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +106.89%
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 Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
464 319 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.62% 31.93% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 372 234 286
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,350 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in Wales

Freedom of Information
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 3 (100.00%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft