The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 92 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.49% 0.10% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.25% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £22,500 - £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Data Protection Act
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
339 400 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.94% 40.08% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 264 333 264
Average salary £39,274 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MS Access
1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
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