The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.17% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +12.14%
Data Protection Act
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 234 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.68% 39.53% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 152 199 270
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Slough

Data Protection Act
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management