The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Data Protection Act
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
219 169 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.14% 34.07% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 152 153 174
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Somerset

Data Protection Act
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL