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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 129 141 160
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 27 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.81% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.90% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 16
Median salary £39,500 £44,250 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.73% +11.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 16 £30,000 -34.78% 2
Edinburgh -2 4 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -
Stirling - 3 £47,500 - 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 32 (53.33%) Animation
2 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.67%) Visualisation
4 18 (30.00%) Augmented Reality
4 18 (30.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 18 (30.00%) User Experience
4 18 (30.00%) Ethnography
4 18 (30.00%) Prototyping
4 18 (30.00%) HTML
4 18 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 18 (30.00%) CSS
4 18 (30.00%) Flash
4 18 (30.00%) Python
4 18 (30.00%) Adobe
4 18 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (30.00%) Psychology
4 18 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
4 18 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (30.00%) InDesign
5 15 (25.00%) Information Security
5 15 (25.00%) XML
6 14 (23.33%) Subversion
6 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
6 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (23.33%) JSON
6 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
6 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
7 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 11 (18.33%) CISA
9 10 (16.67%) CISM

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 18 (30.00%) InDesign
1 18 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 18 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.33%) DHCP
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQLite
2 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
1 14 (23.33%) Subversion
2 10 (16.67%) Xcode
3 8 (13.33%) Hudson
4 4 (6.67%) Android Studio
4 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Legal
3 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Law
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Designer
1 18 (30.00%) Digital Designer
2 12 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Android Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Security Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.00%) Auditor
5 3 (5.00%) IT Auditor
6 2 (3.33%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (3.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 2 (3.33%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (3.33%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) CSS
1 18 (30.00%) Flash
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) XML
3 14 (23.33%) JSON
4 10 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 10 (16.67%) Core Animation
4 10 (16.67%) UIKit
5 8 (13.33%) Web Services
6 6 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (6.67%) Android SDK
7 4 (6.67%) Material Design
8 1 (1.67%) .NET
8 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.67%) EJB
8 1 (1.67%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.67%) Java EE 5
8 1 (1.67%) JAX-WS
8 1 (1.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (53.33%) Animation
2 19 (31.67%) Visualisation
3 18 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
3 18 (30.00%) Augmented Reality
3 18 (30.00%) Psychology
3 18 (30.00%) User Experience
4 10 (16.67%) iPad
4 10 (16.67%) iPhone
5 9 (15.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (10.00%) Apple TV
6 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (6.67%) CESG
8 4 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (6.67%) Digital Media
9 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (3.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 10 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 8 (13.33%) Android
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 18 (30.00%) Ethnography
1 18 (30.00%) Prototyping
2 15 (25.00%) Information Security
3 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (8.33%) Information Assurance
10 4 (6.67%) Android Development
10 4 (6.67%) Asynchronous Programming
10 4 (6.67%) Information Security Management
10 4 (6.67%) Internal Audit
10 4 (6.67%) Mobile Development
10 4 (6.67%) MVC
10 4 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.00%) Python
3 10 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 10 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) R
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) CISA
2 10 (16.67%) CISM
2 10 (16.67%) CISSP
3 9 (15.00%) Degree
4 4 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (6.67%) CLAS
4 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) CRISC
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) CEH
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.33%) COBIT
2 5 (8.33%) QA
3 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.00%) ISO22301
5 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.67%) vSphere
1 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Adobe
2 10 (16.67%) Apple
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.67%) CommVault
5 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.67%) Juniper
5 1 (1.67%) Rally
5 1 (1.67%) Symantec
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
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