The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 9 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.89% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.97% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 1
Median salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -1.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
964 1137 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.03% 91.62% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 611 772 768
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £64,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
1 13 (37.14%) Information Security
2 11 (31.43%) CISM
2 11 (31.43%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (31.43%) CISSP
3 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (25.71%) JIRA
4 9 (25.71%) Atlassian
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (20.00%) CISA
5 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (17.14%) DHCP
6 6 (17.14%) DNS
6 6 (17.14%) CEH
6 6 (17.14%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 5 (14.29%) Security Management
7 5 (14.29%) Retail
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Java
7 5 (14.29%) IT Audit
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (11.43%) Finance
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DHCP
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) MS Access
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) git-flow
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Service Desk Manager
1 9 (25.71%) Service Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Information Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Data Protection Officer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Data Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Governance Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) CSS3
2 2 (5.71%) Django
2 2 (5.71%) Flask
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.86%) JPA
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) Sass
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Information Security
1 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
2 11 (31.43%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 5 (14.29%) IT Audit
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Security Management
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) DevOps
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CISM
1 11 (31.43%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) CISA
3 6 (17.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.57%) SLA
4 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.86%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Atlassian
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago