The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 166 183 163
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 51 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.53% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.66% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 39
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,375 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.76%
Data Protection
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4702 4377 4363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.75% 80.11% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3819 3626 3696
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +23 26 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Coventry -1 13 £34,250 -31.50% 1
Warwickshire -6 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Staffordshire +6 1 £19,000 -66.95%
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Protection 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.

1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) HTML
2 15 (22.39%) Java
3 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) PHP
3 14 (20.90%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) HTML5
4 13 (19.40%) Selenium
4 13 (19.40%) Information Security
5 12 (17.91%) CSS
6 10 (14.93%) QA
7 9 (13.43%) Information Management
7 9 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.43%) Windows
7 9 (13.43%) MySQL
8 8 (11.94%) OOP
8 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
8 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
8 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy
9 7 (10.45%) CISMP
9 7 (10.45%) CESG
9 7 (10.45%) TDD
9 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
9 7 (10.45%) Project Management
9 7 (10.45%) LAMP
9 7 (10.45%) ITIL
10 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.96%) Linux

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) InDesign
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Summit
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ECC
1 1 (1.49%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
1 1 (1.49%) WAN
1 1 (1.49%) SNMP
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
1 1 (1.49%) Wireless
1 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
1 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.49%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.48%) DB2
5 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Selenium
2 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.48%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Games
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Test Leader
4 8 (11.94%) Test Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Test Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Security Advisor
6 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Programmer
6 5 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.97%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Security Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) HTML
2 14 (20.90%) HTML5
3 12 (17.91%) CSS
4 7 (10.45%) LAMP
5 5 (7.46%) Ajax
5 5 (7.46%) CSS3
6 4 (5.97%) .NET
7 3 (4.48%) REST
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.99%) Web Services
9 1 (1.49%) XML
9 1 (1.49%) ODBC
9 1 (1.49%) Flash
9 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.49%) JDBC
9 1 (1.49%) Symfony
9 1 (1.49%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (1.49%) CakePHP
9 1 (1.49%) jQuery
9 1 (1.49%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.45%) CESG
3 6 (8.96%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (7.46%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.97%) Linked Data
6 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.48%) RMADS
6 3 (4.48%) Social Media
7 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) Solaris
5 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Information Security
2 9 (13.43%) Information Management
2 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.94%) OOP
3 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL
4 7 (10.45%) Project Management
4 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
4 7 (10.45%) TDD
5 6 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (8.96%) MVC
6 4 (5.97%) Web Design
6 4 (5.97%) Web Development
6 4 (5.97%) Service Management
6 4 (5.97%) RDF
6 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (5.97%) BDD
6 4 (5.97%) Game Development
6 4 (5.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) Java
2 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 14 (20.90%) PHP
3 5 (7.46%) Ruby
4 4 (5.97%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.48%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
6 2 (2.99%) C
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) CISMP
2 6 (8.96%) CISA
2 6 (8.96%) CISM
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) CISSP
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
2 9 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.46%) SLA
4 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
1 1 (1.49%) WMI
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Adobe
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Facebook
3 4 (5.97%) Twitter
4 2 (2.99%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Dell
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Symantec
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.49%) Zend
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