Period
to 20 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 241 361 322
Rank change year-on-year +120 -39 +59
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 138 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.04% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 0.75% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 126 46 47
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +26.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £83,750 £95,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

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 Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,496 6,155 5,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 41.24% 42.60% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4,785 5,446 4,840
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £94,250 £93,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Central London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Central London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Central London over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Central London

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +119 135 £67,500 -1.82% 22
West End of London - 1 £85,000 -
Data Protection Act
London

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Central London region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 138 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 86 (62.32%) Finance
3 42 (30.43%) Windows
4 38 (27.54%) Python
5 31 (22.46%) PowerShell
6 30 (21.74%) SQL
7 23 (16.67%) Degree
8 21 (15.22%) Unix
8 21 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 19 (13.77%) Windows Server
10 18 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (11.59%) Computer Science
12 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (11.59%) Active Directory
13 15 (10.87%) Linux
13 15 (10.87%) C#
13 15 (10.87%) Information Security
13 15 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (10.87%) Data Structures
14 14 (10.14%) Banking
14 14 (10.14%) SQL Server
15 13 (9.42%) COM
15 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
15 13 (9.42%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.70%) Fintech
16 12 (8.70%) Security Architecture
16 12 (8.70%) Hedge funds
16 12 (8.70%) Front Office
16 12 (8.70%) OO

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (1.45%) IIS
1 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) RMDS
2 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.80%) Office 365
4 3 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.45%) Yammer
6 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.97%) Firewall
2 5 (3.62%) Network Security
3 2 (1.45%) DHCP
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
3 2 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Ant
1 2 (1.45%) CircleCI
1 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.45%) Gradle
1 2 (1.45%) IBM UrbanCode
1 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.45%) JIRA
1 2 (1.45%) JUnit
1 2 (1.45%) Maven
1 2 (1.45%) NUnit
1 2 (1.45%) Travis CI
2 1 (0.72%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.72%) jMock
2 1 (0.72%) Mockito
2 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 86 (62.32%) Finance
2 14 (10.14%) Banking
3 12 (8.70%) Front Office
4 4 (2.90%) Legal
4 4 (2.90%) Retail
5 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.45%) Back Office
6 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Analyst
3 13 (9.42%) Python Developer
3 13 (9.42%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.80%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.80%) C++ Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Service Manager
7 7 (5.07%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.35%) Quantitative Developer
8 6 (4.35%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Architect
9 5 (3.62%) Security Architect
9 5 (3.62%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.62%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (3.62%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Applications Support
10 4 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.42%) COM
2 12 (8.70%) .NET
3 8 (5.80%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.35%) HTML
4 6 (4.35%) React
5 4 (2.90%) CSS
5 4 (2.90%) WebSockets
6 3 (2.17%) .NET Core
6 3 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.17%) HTML5
6 3 (2.17%) jQuery
6 3 (2.17%) REST
6 3 (2.17%) SignalR
6 3 (2.17%) WebdriverIO
7 2 (1.45%) CSS3
7 2 (1.45%) Nightwatchjs
7 2 (1.45%) Node.js
7 2 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.72%) Reactive Extensions
8 1 (0.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Data Structures
2 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.70%) Hedge funds
4 10 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.52%) Equities
6 6 (4.35%) Fixed Income
6 6 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.90%) User Experience
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) Derivative
8 2 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) Animation
9 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.43%) Windows
2 21 (15.22%) Unix
3 19 (13.77%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.87%) Linux
5 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.90%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 21 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 15 (10.87%) Information Security
5 13 (9.42%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.70%) Fintech
6 12 (8.70%) OO
6 12 (8.70%) Project Management
6 12 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 11 (7.97%) SIEM
7 11 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.52%) Analytics
8 9 (6.52%) Development Roadmap
8 9 (6.52%) DevOps
8 9 (6.52%) Mathematics
8 9 (6.52%) Physics
8 9 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.54%) Python
2 31 (22.46%) PowerShell
3 30 (21.74%) SQL
4 15 (10.87%) C#
5 12 (8.70%) C++
5 12 (8.70%) Java
6 10 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.80%) VBA
8 6 (4.35%) VB
9 3 (2.17%) Perl
9 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.45%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) C
11 1 (0.72%) Go
11 1 (0.72%) R
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (7.25%) Master's Degree
3 6 (4.35%) CISSP
4 5 (3.62%) CISM
5 4 (2.90%) CISA
5 4 (2.90%) CRISC
6 3 (2.17%) MCSE
6 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) GDPR
1 8 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.62%) QA
4 3 (2.17%) NIST
5 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.25%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.62%) XenApp
3 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) SCCM
2 7 (5.07%) Ansible
3 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.62%) Puppet
3 5 (3.62%) SCOM
4 4 (2.90%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.17%) CASB
5 3 (2.17%) Control-M
5 3 (2.17%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.45%) Terraform
7 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.25%) Citrix
2 10 (7.25%) VMware
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.17%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.17%) BMC
5 3 (2.17%) Forcepoint
5 3 (2.17%) Netskope
5 3 (2.17%) Reuters
6 2 (1.45%) CommVault
6 2 (1.45%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 2 (1.45%) Facebook
6 2 (1.45%) Google
6 2 (1.45%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.72%) Sophis
7 1 (0.72%) Sun
7 1 (0.72%) Veritas