Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 - 196
Rank change year-on-year - +196 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.34% - 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Bristol median annual salary £39,991 - £40,000
10th Percentile £32,663 - £33,750
90th Percentile £47,500 - £44,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% -24.71% +30.77%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1587 1381 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.60% 42.35% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1150 1505
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,875 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Bristol

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Bristol

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Bristol over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Law
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Marketing
2 8 (61.54%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) API Design
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (38.46%) Velocity
4 5 (38.46%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Digital Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Actionable Insight
4 5 (38.46%) A/B Testing
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) SAS
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) SPSS
6 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
6 3 (23.08%) GIS
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Finance

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
1 3 (23.08%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (23.08%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) BigQuery
2 3 (23.08%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (23.08%) GIS
2 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 3 (23.08%) Impala
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Law
1 8 (61.54%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Security Officer
4 3 (23.08%) Data Scientist
5 2 (15.38%) Information Officer
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Velocity
2 3 (23.08%) D3.js
2 3 (23.08%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (23.08%) TensorFlow
2 3 (23.08%) Theano
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 3 (23.08%) Blog
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) A/B Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Actionable Insight
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) API Design
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Digital Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (23.08%) Data Munging
6 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
6 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) GDPR