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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - 62
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +28.57%
Data Protection Act
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 168 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.15% 38.27% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 125 143 113
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Watford