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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 131 134 167
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 31 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.08% 0.76% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.87% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 14
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +49.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,750 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £58,750 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,507 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.05% +2.36%
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
2576 2763 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.66% 87.80% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1720 2217
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +8 22 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Edinburgh -8 2 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 27 (43.55%) Animation
2 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 21 (33.87%) CSS
4 20 (32.26%) Flash
4 20 (32.26%) Python
5 19 (30.65%) Photoshop
5 19 (30.65%) Adobe
5 19 (30.65%) 3D Graphics
5 19 (30.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (30.65%) InDesign
5 19 (30.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (30.65%) Psychology
5 19 (30.65%) Visualisation
5 19 (30.65%) Augmented Reality
5 19 (30.65%) 3D Visualisation
5 19 (30.65%) User Experience
5 19 (30.65%) Ethnography
6 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (22.58%) Web Services
7 12 (19.35%) XML
8 11 (17.74%) JSON
9 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
9 10 (16.13%) Hudson
9 10 (16.13%) Finance
9 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
10 9 (14.52%) Java
10 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
10 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Adobe Illustrator
1 19 (30.65%) InDesign
1 19 (30.65%) MS PowerPoint
1 19 (30.65%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
1 4 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.84%) Wireless
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) MPLS
3 2 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) VLAN
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQLite
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.61%) Essbase
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Hudson
1 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.90%) Subversion
3 7 (11.29%) JUnit
4 4 (6.45%) Android Studio
4 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.45%) Xcode
5 2 (3.23%) Ant
5 2 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.61%) RSpec
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Designer
1 19 (30.65%) Digital Designer
2 17 (27.42%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Android Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) iOS Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Security Operations Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) CSS
1 21 (33.87%) HTML
2 20 (32.26%) Flash
3 14 (22.58%) Web Services
4 12 (19.35%) XML
5 11 (17.74%) JSON
6 4 (6.45%) Android SDK
6 4 (6.45%) Cocoa
6 4 (6.45%) Core Animation
6 4 (6.45%) UIKit
7 2 (3.23%) .NET
7 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.23%) CSS3
7 2 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (3.23%) J2EE
7 2 (3.23%) jQuery
7 2 (3.23%) RESTful
7 2 (3.23%) Servlets
7 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Animation
2 19 (30.65%) 3D Graphics
2 19 (30.65%) Augmented Reality
2 19 (30.65%) Psychology
2 19 (30.65%) User Experience
2 19 (30.65%) Visualisation
3 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
5 6 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
7 4 (6.45%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (6.45%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (6.45%) iPad
7 4 (6.45%) iPhone
8 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.61%) Replication
9 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Android
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.45%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) 3D Visualisation
1 19 (30.65%) Ethnography
2 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
5 8 (12.90%) Information Security
5 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
6 7 (11.29%) Android Development
6 7 (11.29%) MVC
7 5 (8.06%) TDD
8 4 (6.45%) Asynchronous Programming
8 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.45%) iOS Development
8 4 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.84%) Information Management
9 3 (4.84%) Internal Audit
9 3 (4.84%) ISMS
9 3 (4.84%) Scrum
9 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.26%) Python
3 9 (14.52%) Java
4 4 (6.45%) Apple Swift
4 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) R
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CISM
2 2 (3.23%) CISSP
2 2 (3.23%) CRISC
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.61%) CISA
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) COBIT
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) vSphere
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Nagios
1 2 (3.23%) Nessus
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Adobe
2 4 (6.45%) Apple
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.61%) Cognos
4 1 (1.61%) CommVault
4 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.61%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.61%) New Relic
4 1 (1.61%) Rally
4 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago