The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 243 210 231
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 12 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.71% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2090 1694 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.25% 31.75% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1290 1440
Average salary £37,500 £37,123 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
South Yorkshire -7 8 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -37 4 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) Retail
4 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (35.00%) RESTful
6 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (35.00%) MVVM
6 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (35.00%) Information Security
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) XSLT
6 7 (35.00%) Back Office
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (20.00%) CISSP
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) OWASP
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (15.00%) SAS
1 3 (15.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) DB2
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (35.00%) Back Office
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate
4 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
1 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) XSLT
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
3 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.00%) WinForms
4 3 (15.00%) Ajax
4 3 (15.00%) WPF
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (15.00%) VSAM
2 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (35.00%) MVVM
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Web Design
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) OWASP
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
1 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (5.00%) BS25999
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago