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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 25 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.35% 1.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -6.43%

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
111 195 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.43% 95.59% 88.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 184 217
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 27 February 2017.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Bedford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
4 2 (18.18%) Appium
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 2 (18.18%) API Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

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 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Appium
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
3 2 (18.18%) API Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CEH
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (9.09%) CSSLP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) GIAC
1 1 (9.09%) SANS
1 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) QA
3 1 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Qualys
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds