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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.46% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
85 108 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 62.04% 56.84% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 50
Average salary £50,000 £28,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.21% -36.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 2 £42,500 -
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft