The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 183 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.097% 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Data Protection Act
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
982 1029 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.92% 25.67% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 746 848 869
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Bolton - 4 £40,000 -
Data Protection Act
North West

Data Protection Act
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) NHS
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Search Engine Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) ISMS
5 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Legal

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SEO Executive
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 1 (14.29%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Google