Period
to 19 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 6 months to 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 322 355 387
Rank change year-on-year +33 +32 0
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.010% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.025% 0.062% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £45,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.15% - -
England median annual salary £39,550 £46,213 £45,500
% change year-on-year -14.42% +1.57% +33.82%

Freedom of Information 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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,058 4,840 5,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.97% 40.36% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,225 3,380 4,175
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in the Midlands

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Freedom of Information in the Midlands

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 2020. 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
West Midlands +14 1 £60,000 +31.15% 2
Freedom of Information
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector

Freedom of Information
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle