The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 66 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.19% - 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Data Protection Act
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
202 164 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.41% 31.36% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 132 156 174
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Northampton

Data Protection Act
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Law
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) OpenUP

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (100.00%) Law
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Advisor
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) OpenUP
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft