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 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 - 26 -
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 - 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
31 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.82% 23.40% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 25
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 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,594 £41,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%