The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.48% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +34.75%
Data Protection Act
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 144 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.23% 51.25% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 89 108 121
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Bedford region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Bedford

Data Protection Act
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 7 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (85.71%) Internal Audit
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) ISMS
6 2 (28.57%) QMS
7 1 (14.29%) Data Security

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Compliance Officer
1 4 (57.14%) Data Compliance Officer
2 3 (42.86%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Compliance Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Internal Audit
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
4 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) ISMS
6 2 (28.57%) QMS
6 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft