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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 72 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.46% 0.16% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
261 254 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.03% 39.87% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 203 184 176
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Slough region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Slough

Data Protection Act
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Records Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle