The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 88 79
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.11% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.29% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £16,500 £76,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -78.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Data Protection Act
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
326 342 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.35% 37.96% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 295 324 320
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,627
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Southampton