The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 180 172
Rank change year-on-year -30 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.071% 0.086% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.21% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £39,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.54% +1.92%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1744 1447 1281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 41.41% 41.37% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1769 1562
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Freedom of Information in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 £42,500 -
Freedom of Information
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (66.67%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Records Management

Freedom of Information
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Freedom of Information Act
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft