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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Governance
Rank 214 206 182
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Information Governance 13 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 0
Average salary £58,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -24.52%
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Governance Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
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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
Birmingham -4 7 £66,000 +32.00%
Warwickshire -18 2 £58,000 +28.88%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Information Governance
England

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) CISM
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) COBIT
3 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
3 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 6 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Information Security
3 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (33.33%) CISSP
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) CRISC
4 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (26.67%) FMCG
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (26.67%) Law
5 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Law
2 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Audit Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (26.67%) IT Audit Manager
1 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Auditor
2 3 (20.00%) IT Auditor
2 3 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Audit Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Audit Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Risk Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) FMCG
3 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Metadata Management
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISM
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
4 5 (33.33%) CISSP
4 5 (33.33%) CRISC
5 1 (6.67%) CASP
5 1 (6.67%) CGEIT
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) COBIT
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP