The table below looks at the statistics for Information Governance skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Governance over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Governance
Rank - 215 207
Permanent jobs citing Information Governance 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.046% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £43,164 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.67%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-29.50% -
Information Governance
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4837 4352 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.79% 80.12% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3976 3646 3593
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Governance Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Governance 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 Information Governance.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Governance 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 Information Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT