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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 90 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Data Protection
Scotland

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
1149 1180 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.40% 86.70% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 773 733 791
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Protection 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.

1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Security Management
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Java

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Servlets
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) CGI
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Flash
4 1 (6.67%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) ISMS
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Memory Management
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) New Relic
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds