The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,160 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-34.40% -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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1041 1362 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.82% 32.37% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1054 1367
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in West Yorkshire