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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
UK / Scotland
Rank 113 127 149
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 18 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 1.05% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.16% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 5
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,805
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -1.16%

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
2020 2672 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.50% 90.33% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1721 1762
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +9 10 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Glasgow +19 8 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 21 (31.34%) Java
2 18 (26.87%) Information Security
3 15 (22.39%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
5 13 (19.40%) CISM
5 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.40%) CISSP
6 12 (17.91%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (16.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (16.42%) SDLC
8 10 (14.93%) JIRA
8 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
8 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
8 10 (14.93%) Oracle
8 10 (14.93%) Web Services
9 9 (13.43%) JDBC
9 9 (13.43%) SAP
9 9 (13.43%) EJB
9 9 (13.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (13.43%) NetWeaver
9 9 (13.43%) IBM
9 9 (13.43%) JMS
9 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.43%) JAX-WS
9 9 (13.43%) PCI DSS
9 9 (13.43%) EJB 3.0
9 9 (13.43%) Degree
9 9 (13.43%) Atlassian
9 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
9 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering

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 9 (13.43%) NetWeaver
1 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
1 9 (13.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) InDesign
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) DHCP
1 6 (8.96%) DNS
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (2.99%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.97%) SQLite
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Informix
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
1 10 (14.93%) JIRA
2 8 (11.94%) Subversion
3 7 (10.45%) PVCS
4 4 (5.97%) Android Studio
4 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.97%) Hudson
4 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.97%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Appium
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) git-flow
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Games
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Manager
3 9 (13.43%) Service Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Information Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Security Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Android Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Officer
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Android Developer
8 3 (4.48%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Designer
8 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Web Services
2 9 (13.43%) EJB
2 9 (13.43%) EJB 3.0
2 9 (13.43%) JAX-WS
2 9 (13.43%) JDBC
2 9 (13.43%) JMS
3 8 (11.94%) Ajax
3 8 (11.94%) J2EE
4 7 (10.45%) Java EE 5
4 7 (10.45%) JSF
4 7 (10.45%) JSP
4 7 (10.45%) Silverlight
5 6 (8.96%) HTML
6 5 (7.46%) CSS
6 5 (7.46%) XML
7 4 (5.97%) .NET
7 4 (5.97%) Android SDK
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.97%) J2SE
7 4 (5.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Visualisation
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.46%) Animation
4 4 (5.97%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) Ontologies
6 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) User Experience
7 1 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.49%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Physics
7 1 (1.49%) Psychology
7 1 (1.49%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
3 3 (4.48%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Information Security
2 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
3 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.91%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (16.42%) SDLC
6 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
7 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 6 (8.96%) Project Management
11 5 (7.46%) Data Management
11 5 (7.46%) Information Security Management
11 5 (7.46%) IT Audit
11 5 (7.46%) OO
11 5 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (7.46%) Security Management
12 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.34%) Java
2 15 (22.39%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.45%) Python
4 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.46%) C#
5 5 (7.46%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
6 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) CISM
1 13 (19.40%) CISSP
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
3 8 (11.94%) CISA
4 6 (8.96%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.43%) PCI DSS
3 7 (10.45%) ISO 9001
4 5 (7.46%) QA
5 4 (5.97%) SLA
6 2 (2.99%) GDPR
7 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) Atlassian
2 9 (13.43%) IBM
2 9 (13.43%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) BT
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
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