The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 31 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.18% - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.99% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Data Protection Act
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
67 65 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.64% 27.31% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 42 84
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Gloucester

Data Protection Act
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) Basel II
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Toad

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata