The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,822 £29,712 £25,228
% change year-on-year
+71.04% +17.77%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Procurement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement