The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.92% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
Data Protection Act
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 110 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.21% 38.19% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 84 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Data Protection Act
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
2 9 (52.94%) COM
2 9 (52.94%) IIS
2 9 (52.94%) Client/Server
2 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
2 9 (52.94%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) MS Office
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
4 4 (23.53%) Adobe
4 4 (23.53%) Apple
4 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
4 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (52.94%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DBA
1 9 (52.94%) SQL DBA
2 8 (47.06%) PC Support
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Support Technician
4 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) PC Support Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (52.94%) Client/Server
2 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (52.94%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
1 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
2 4 (23.53%) Apple