The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 178 177 180
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.15% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.55% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1020 1086 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.30% 26.59% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 777 903 885
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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 - 2 £40,000 -
Data Protection Act
North West

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) E-Learning
5 3 (37.50%) Practice Management
5 3 (37.50%) Billing
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) NHS
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) SEO
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Google
7 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
7 1 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) ISMS
7 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (12.50%) Social Media
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Trainer
1 3 (37.50%) Product Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) SEO Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) E-Learning
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Practice Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
4 1 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google