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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 62 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.19% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
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
227 253 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.59% 36.09% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 204 200 150
Average salary £46,377 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 5 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy