The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank - 54 50
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 0 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.96% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.26% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
Data Protection
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 317 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 83.71% 76.02% 78.51%
Number of salaries quoted 340 282 400
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Suffolk

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Selenium
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Migration

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (8.33%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) GIAC
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft