The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 52 36
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 0.48% 1.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.48% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £17,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Data Protection Act
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
121 135 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.37% 32.07% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 80 116 55
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Devon