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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 241 252 205
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -47
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.42% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2212 2166 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.19% 29.94% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1571 1320
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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
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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
West Yorkshire +4 4 £36,500 -14.11%
North Yorkshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
South Yorkshire -2 1 - -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (50.00%) Information Security
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Statistics
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) VBA
4 8 (40.00%) SPSS
5 6 (30.00%) CISSP
5 6 (30.00%) CISM
5 6 (30.00%) Data Security
5 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (30.00%) Information Management
5 6 (30.00%) Information Governance
6 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Data Management
6 5 (25.00%) Validation
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (25.00%) ISMS
6 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (25.00%) ISO 14001
6 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 5 (25.00%) NHS
6 5 (25.00%) Benchmarking
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SPSS
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MS Access
1 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security Officer
2 7 (35.00%) Security Officer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Information Governance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Governance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Statistics
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (25.00%) NHS
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 10 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) Information Management
3 6 (30.00%) Data Security
3 6 (30.00%) Information Governance
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (25.00%) ISMS
4 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Validation
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Market Research
6 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
1 8 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 6 (30.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) CRISC
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (25.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (5.00%) COBIT
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Borland
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