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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 93 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.20% 0.85% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 2.25% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £37,250 £33,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.87% -49.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
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
366 311 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.85% 37.65% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 298 279 256
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Gloucester -8 1 £42,000 +5.00%
Data Protection Act
South West

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 7 (53.85%) COM
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
2 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (46.15%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (46.15%) SAS
3 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (46.15%) Basel II
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
1 7 (53.85%) SQL DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
1 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 6 (46.15%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (46.15%) Basel II
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle