The 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 100 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.74% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 2.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £80,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+233.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Data Protection Act
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 333 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.85% 35.05% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 291 309 329
Average salary £40,000 £37,125 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.74% +0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,646 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £80,000 -
Data Protection Act
East of England

Data Protection Act
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (66.67%) Talend
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
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
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Talend