The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 96 108 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.19% 0.071% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -50.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Data Protection Act
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
411 416 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 39.98% 29.44% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 338 354 301
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Top 16 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft