The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 63 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.66% 0.81% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 2.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £33,738 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.69%
Data Protection Act
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
150 195 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.19% 39.31% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 124 150 149
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,983 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Protection Act
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) ERD
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Insight Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ERD
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle