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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Freedom of Information (FOI)
North West / Manchester
Rank - 179 190
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.089% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.22% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £51,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £48,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -27.83% +38.57%  

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 1702 1355 1363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 43.19% 40.20% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1125 1092
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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