The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 132 147 163
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 29 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.49% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +2.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,753 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.86% +2.94%
Data Protection
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Protection
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Glasgow +1 18 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Edinburgh +11 6 £43,750 -12.50% 3
South Ayrshire - 2 £76,590 -
Argyll and Bute -5 1 - -
East Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Protection 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.

1 22 (40.74%) Animation
2 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (33.33%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) Web Services
4 16 (29.63%) Flash
4 16 (29.63%) Python
4 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (27.78%) InDesign
5 15 (27.78%) 3D Graphics
5 15 (27.78%) Photoshop
5 15 (27.78%) Adobe
5 15 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (27.78%) Psychology
5 15 (27.78%) Visualisation
5 15 (27.78%) Augmented Reality
5 15 (27.78%) 3D Visualisation
5 15 (27.78%) User Experience
5 15 (27.78%) Ethnography
6 13 (24.07%) XML
7 12 (22.22%) Java
7 12 (22.22%) JSON
8 10 (18.52%) Android
8 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
9 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.67%) Android Development
9 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 9 (16.67%) Hudson

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.85%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (27.78%) InDesign
1 15 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 15 (27.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) VoIP
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.70%) MPLS
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQLite
3 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) Essbase
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Hudson
1 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 9 (16.67%) JUnit
2 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Android Studio
3 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.56%) Xcode
5 2 (3.70%) Ant
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.85%) RSpec
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
2 4 (7.41%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Automotive
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) Designer
2 15 (27.78%) Digital Designer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Android Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) CSS
1 18 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (29.63%) Flash
2 16 (29.63%) Web Services
3 13 (24.07%) XML
4 12 (22.22%) JSON
5 7 (12.96%) J2SE
6 4 (7.41%) Android SDK
7 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.56%) Cocoa
7 3 (5.56%) Core Animation
7 3 (5.56%) CSS3
7 3 (5.56%) HTML5
7 3 (5.56%) J2EE
7 3 (5.56%) jQuery
7 3 (5.56%) RESTful
7 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (5.56%) Spring
7 3 (5.56%) Spring MVC
7 3 (5.56%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Animation
2 15 (27.78%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (27.78%) Augmented Reality
2 15 (27.78%) Psychology
2 15 (27.78%) User Experience
2 15 (27.78%) Visualisation
3 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 3 (5.56%) iPhone
5 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (3.70%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 2 (3.70%) Statistics
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Android
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.70%) Unix
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) 3D Visualisation
2 15 (27.78%) Ethnography
3 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Android Development
4 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.81%) OO
6 7 (12.96%) Information Security
6 7 (12.96%) MVC
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.11%) Security Management
7 6 (11.11%) TDD
8 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.56%) DevOps
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security Management
9 3 (5.56%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.56%) ISMS
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Development
9 3 (5.56%) Operations Management
9 3 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 16 (29.63%) Python
3 12 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (7.41%) SQL
5 3 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.56%) Ruby
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.56%) Nagios
1 3 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.70%) Nessus
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Adobe
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) NetApp
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Symantec
5 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 2 (3.70%) New Relic
6 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
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