Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 18 157
Rank change year-on-year -88 +139 +26
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 15 301 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.86% 9.97% 1.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.32% 45.26% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 71 31
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -28.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,975 £85,000 £82,500
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -13.04% -8.00%

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 205 665 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.72% 22.03% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 192 355 391
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,050 £29,000
90th Percentile £69,900 £69,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +5.88%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Birmingham

GDPR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Birmingham.

Salary trend for GDPR in Birmingham

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT jobs citing GDPR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (20.00%) DBS Check
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Broadband
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Handset
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) CISM
5 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Azure
6 2 (13.33%) WinDbg

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) OPENHousing
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Broadband
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) PSTN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) WinDbg
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ERP Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Information
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Security
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.67%) OpenCV
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Handset
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberattack
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
1 3 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) GISP
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) GIAC
3 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.67%) NIST
4 1 (6.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Capita
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Tableau
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) ESET
4 1 (6.67%) Freshdesk
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Xamarin