The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 29 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.71% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
Data Protection Act
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
27 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.79% 24.29% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 24
Average salary £32,205 £26,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.86% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,665 £41,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%