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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 189 189 192
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 7
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
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
1527 1398 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.48% 35.83% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1113 1045
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 5 £50,000 -
Data Protection Act
North West

Data Protection Act
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) R
2 5 (71.43%) MapReduce
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Cloudera
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Data Security
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) MapReduce
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) R
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cloudera