Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1164 1193 1222
Rank change year-on-year +29 +29 +71
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 10 5 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.003% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.014% 0.007% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 5
England median annual salary £40,554 £50,000 £30,459
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.89% +64.16% -38.78%
10th Percentile £35,500 £31,750 £23,850
90th Percentile £45,750 £57,500 £47,150
UK median annual salary £38,607 £50,000 £30,459
% change year-on-year -22.79% +64.16% -31.55%

Freedom of Information Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73400 73389 86228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.29% 41.17% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55692 60903 69815
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Freedom of Information Act
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Freedom of Information Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information Act in England

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act in England.

Salary trend for Freedom of Information Act in England

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Freedom of Information Act in England

Freedom of Information Act
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +18 5 £42,500 -22.73% 1
North West +7 5 £42,500 -22.73% 1
London +25 4 £38,607 -14.21%
South East - 1 £62,500 -
Freedom of Information Act
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 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 England region with a requirement for Freedom of Information Act.

1 10 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 9 (90.00%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (90.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) Data Management
5 4 (40.00%) Information Management
5 4 (40.00%) e-Learning
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) OOP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) QMS
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Information Governance
5 4 (40.00%) Line Management
5 4 (40.00%) User Experience

Freedom of Information Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (10.00%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) ICT Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 9 (90.00%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) e-Learning
4 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 4 (40.00%) Information Management
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) OOP
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) QMS
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Siebel
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau