The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.14% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Data Protection Act
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 165 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.00% 29.46% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 140 126 157
Average salary £38,250 £37,603 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -11.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,550 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Swindon

Data Protection Act
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection