The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +16.42%
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 West Bromwich region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 23.19% 26.56% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 16
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £26,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,200 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -