The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 53 67 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 11 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.83% 2.33% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.59% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 2
Median salary £35,000 £43,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,475 £30,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £49,400 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -3.52%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
535 695 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.17% 89.91% 85.17%
Number of salaries quoted 438 616 703
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +14 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Luton +4 2 £37,500 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Appium
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) API Testing
6 2 (11.11%) TDD

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Appium
2 2 (11.11%) NUnit
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Information Security
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (16.67%) BDD
2 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
3 2 (11.11%) API Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Information Management
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CEH
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (5.56%) CSSLP
2 1 (5.56%) GIAC
2 1 (5.56%) SANS
2 1 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Qualys
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) VMware