The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Freedom of Information (FOI)
England / West Midlands
Rank 193 234 211
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -23
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.034% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £33,500 £45,725 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.73% -8.55%
UK excluding London median salary £32,275 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-32.05% -5.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1637 1957 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.57% 33.73% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1514 1391
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +22 10 £33,500 +6.51%
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 30 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (50.00%) Information Security
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) Service Management
3 14 (46.67%) CISA
3 14 (46.67%) CISM
3 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 14 (46.67%) Change Management
3 14 (46.67%) Data Security
3 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 14 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (46.67%) Visual Studio
3 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 14 (46.67%) XML
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) OOA/OOD
3 14 (46.67%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) CRM
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) CISSP
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (46.67%) JSON
3 14 (46.67%) CESG
3 14 (46.67%) Incident Management

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) assyst
1 14 (46.67%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (46.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
1 14 (46.67%) Security Officer
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 12 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Information Officer
3 12 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.33%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Governance Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
1 14 (46.67%) CSS
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
1 14 (46.67%) JSON
1 14 (46.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (46.67%) CESG
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
1 14 (46.67%) Management Information System
1 14 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (50.00%) Information Security
3 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) Change Management
3 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (46.67%) CRM
3 14 (46.67%) Cryptography
3 14 (46.67%) Data Security
3 14 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 14 (46.67%) IT Governance
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL V3
3 14 (46.67%) OOA/OOD
3 14 (46.67%) Problem Management
3 14 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 14 (46.67%) Service Management
3 14 (46.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) CISA
1 14 (46.67%) CISM
1 14 (46.67%) CISSP
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
1 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (46.67%) PCI DSS
2 14 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
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