Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 200 -
Rank change year-on-year +54 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 42 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 0.096% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 0
Birmingham median annual salary £52,675 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.70% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 504 695 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.74% 16.75% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 353 426 459
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £66,300
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +8.97%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Birmingham

GDPR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in Birmingham.

Salary trend for GDPR in Birmingham

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 22 (52.38%) Data Protection
2 20 (47.62%) Project Management
3 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (38.10%) Information Security
5 13 (30.95%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) Legal
7 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) DSDM
8 7 (16.67%) Scrum
8 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
8 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.67%) Retail
8 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 7 (16.67%) Degree
9 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 6 (14.29%) ERP
9 6 (14.29%) CISSP
9 6 (14.29%) CISM
9 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) Data Privacy
10 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (11.90%) Resource Management
10 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (11.90%) IT Strategy
10 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Legal
3 7 (16.67%) Retail
4 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) IT Manager
2 12 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 11 (26.19%) Project Manager
4 10 (23.81%) Information Manager
4 10 (23.81%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Data Compliance Manager
6 4 (9.52%) GDPR Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Head of IT
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security Compliance Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Security Compliance Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Audit Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Officer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Data Protection
2 20 (47.62%) Project Management
3 16 (38.10%) Information Security
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) DSDM
5 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 7 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Data Privacy
6 6 (14.29%) ERP
6 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.90%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) CISM
2 6 (14.29%) CISSP
3 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.76%) APMP
4 2 (4.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.38%) CRISC
5 1 (2.38%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.38%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Capita
2 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
2 1 (2.38%) NetIQ