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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 63 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.67% 1.68% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 2.04% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 20
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £55,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
479 491 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.83% 82.52% 76.90%
Number of salaries quoted 410 363 448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA