The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
Data Protection Act
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
412 399 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.09% 31.39% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 332 341 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Wales

Data Protection Act
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (50.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft