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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 37 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.21% 2.72% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.66% 8.20% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £20,000 £65,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-69.23% +88.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
106 61 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 38.97% 33.15% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 98 59 97
Average salary £36,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Apple

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) PC Support
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) PC Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum +pension,life assurance
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum +pension,life assurance and 50% staff discount
Posted: 21 days ago