The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 98 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% 0.091% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 0.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £51,000 £36,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.72% -32.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.62% -
Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
278 262 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.01% 23.91% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 245 239 226
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,034 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
East of England

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
3 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
3 4 (66.67%) Talend
3 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
3 4 (66.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft