The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 302 312 320
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 16 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 12
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Data Protection Act
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4912 5655 6151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.82% 47.46% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4070 4939 5632
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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%) Data Protection
2 18 (85.71%) Information Security
3 14 (66.67%) QA
4 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
5 9 (42.86%) Law
5 9 (42.86%) Business Continuity
5 9 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
5 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
5 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Big Data
7 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Data Mart
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (23.81%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Data Mapping
8 5 (23.81%) QlikView
8 5 (23.81%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
8 5 (23.81%) Pentaho
8 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
8 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
8 5 (23.81%) Talend
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (23.81%) Master Data Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (23.81%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) Data Mart
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (23.81%) QlikView
2 5 (23.81%) Pentaho
2 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 5 (23.81%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) DataStage
2 5 (23.81%) QualityStage
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Grunt
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
General
1 9 (42.86%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Data Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) jQuery
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.76%) Social Media
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (4.76%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 18 (85.71%) Information Security
3 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
4 9 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 9 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Predictive Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Data Mapping
6 5 (23.81%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Master Data Management
6 5 (23.81%) Data Governance
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
6 5 (23.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) PhD
2 2 (9.52%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Talend
2 5 (23.81%) Tableau
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe
2 5 (23.81%) Informatica
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Business Objects
2 5 (23.81%) Cognos
2 5 (23.81%) Ab Initio
2 5 (23.81%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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