The first 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 18 April 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 129 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 35.29% 44.79% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 37
Average salary £29,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £14,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Data Protection Act
UK

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 20 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) MDX
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Database Security

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft