The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 242 269 250
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 8 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.091% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.22% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 26
Median salary £61,000 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% +11.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +25.32%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2809 3250 3138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.61% 42.37% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2591 2526
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 7 £61,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 32 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (50.00%) Information Security
3 15 (46.88%) Risk Management
4 12 (37.50%) ISO 9001
4 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (31.25%) SLA
5 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
6 9 (28.13%) Data Security
7 8 (25.00%) Internal Audit
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Middleware
8 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 6 (18.75%) Workflow
8 6 (18.75%) Network Security
9 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.50%) Line Management
10 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
10 4 (12.50%) QA
10 4 (12.50%) Wealth Management
10 4 (12.50%) SQL
10 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 3 (9.38%) ISMS
11 3 (9.38%) QMS
11 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
11 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) ISO27005

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Network Security
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Compliance Officer
1 9 (28.13%) Data Compliance Officer
2 5 (15.63%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 3 (9.38%) Data Compliance Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Data Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (50.00%) Information Security
3 15 (46.88%) Risk Management
4 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
4 9 (28.13%) Data Security
5 8 (25.00%) Internal Audit
6 6 (18.75%) Workflow
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.38%) ISMS
9 3 (9.38%) IT Audit
9 3 (9.38%) QMS
9 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
10 2 (6.25%) Inmon Methodology
10 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (37.50%) ISO 9001
3 10 (31.25%) SLA
4 4 (12.50%) QA
5 3 (9.38%) ISO27005
5 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (3.13%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft