The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 71 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.30% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.40% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £38,625 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,759 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.24% +14.02%
Data Protection Act
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
193 215 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 28.64% 35.95% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 170 192 265
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £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 Warwickshire

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OpenEdge
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (33.33%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft