The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East / Kent
Rank - 81 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 1.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
310 387 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.39% 38.43% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 227 336 485
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Kent