The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 43 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.62% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.49% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £38,500 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,503 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +2.36%
Data Protection
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 206 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.59% 89.96% 77.71%
Number of salaries quoted 162 192 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Stockport

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Data Protection 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.

1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PMP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Manual Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft