The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 23 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 3.23% 4.05% 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 12.50% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Data Protection Act
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 22.58% 32.43% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 20
Average salary £56,250 £70,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +268.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) DB2
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Sass

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
2 2 (22.22%) Sass
2 2 (22.22%) Google Maps API
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) XHTML
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Dell