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 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 17 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 3.39% 6.76% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 15.63% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 23.73% 43.24% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 28
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +176.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Google Maps API
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) VMware