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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.49% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
93 196 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.13% 57.14% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 72 164 93
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) IIS
1 21 (100.00%) MS Office
1 21 (100.00%) COM
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 21 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 21 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 21 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 21 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 21 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 21 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 21 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
1 21 (100.00%) Migration

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 21 (100.00%) DBA
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 21 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 21 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 21 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 21 (100.00%) Migration
1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 21 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 21 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 21 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft