The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.48% 34.47% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 59 41
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the Midlands