The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 92 82
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.68% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.33% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Median salary - £40,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
Data Protection Act
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
389 300 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.90% 29.04% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 271 211 301
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £51,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Gloucestershire