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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 143 154 140
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 13 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £57,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +45.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,337 £51,400 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £39,450
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
2621 2645 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.85% 81.48% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1709 1542
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
Glasgow +15 6 £60,000 +20.00%
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Edinburgh +8 2 £45,000 -21.05% 2
Argyll and Bute - 1 £29,675 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (38.10%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) SLA
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Hudson
4 4 (19.05%) Android
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (19.05%) Animation
4 4 (19.05%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Android Development
4 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) Subversion
4 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) JUnit
5 3 (14.29%) OO

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Hudson
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DBA
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 7 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) J2SE
2 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
3 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.76%) UIKit
3 1 (4.76%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (19.05%) Animation
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CIPD
2 2 (9.52%) HNC
2 2 (9.52%) CISM
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) GIAC
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) OpenAM
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Hyland
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Varonis
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