The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 22 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.68% 0.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £35,000 £43,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.29%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 225 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.09% 92.21% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 100 218 240
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Bedford

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Bedford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (31.25%) QA
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Information Governance
5 3 (18.75%) Selenium
5 3 (18.75%) Qualys
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) CSSLP
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
5 3 (18.75%) SANS
5 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) SSCP
5 3 (18.75%) CISSP

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Appium
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
2 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) AS400
3 2 (12.50%) iSeries
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
4 3 (18.75%) Information Governance
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 2 (12.50%) API Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) RPG
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CEH
1 3 (18.75%) CISA
1 3 (18.75%) CISM
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (18.75%) CSSLP
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) GIAC
1 3 (18.75%) SANS
1 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (18.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Qualys
1 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle