The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Data Protection Act
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
53 40 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 37.32% 37.38% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 52
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) JDeveloper
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Mockito
1 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Business Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Java Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) EclipseLink
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iBATIS
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle