Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 161 162 194
Rank change year-on-year +1 +32 +64
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 144 86 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.78% 1.57% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.64% 9.90% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 116 64 37
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £54,375 £60,063 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £75,750 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.79% +8.21% +12.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £101,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £118,750 £105,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +6.30% +1.60%

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,494 869 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.49% 15.89% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 733 597
10th Percentile £45,250 £43,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £61,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.66% -6.15%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £103,500 £97,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the City of London

GDPR
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the City of London.

Salary trend for GDPR in the City of London

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the City of London

GDPR
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the City of London region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Moorgate - 1 £47,500 -
GDPR
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 77 (53.47%) Data Protection
2 74 (51.39%) Finance
3 51 (35.42%) Legal
4 50 (34.72%) Social Skills
5 47 (32.64%) Agile
6 38 (26.39%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (21.53%) Azure
8 28 (19.44%) DevOps
8 28 (19.44%) Data Privacy
9 26 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (18.06%) Degree
9 26 (18.06%) Financial Institution
10 25 (17.36%) Law
11 23 (15.97%) Informatica
11 23 (15.97%) Data Governance
11 23 (15.97%) Master Data Management
11 23 (15.97%) Metadata
12 22 (15.28%) Azure DevOps
12 22 (15.28%) Hedge funds
13 21 (14.58%) SQL Server
13 21 (14.58%) Python
13 21 (14.58%) Collibra
14 20 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (13.19%) Presentation Skills
15 19 (13.19%) AWS
16 18 (12.50%) Information Security
16 18 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 18 (12.50%) Workflow
16 18 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (11.81%) GCP

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 13 (9.03%) Confluence
2 8 (5.56%) SAS
3 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.69%) Drupal
4 1 (0.69%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.69%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.53%) Azure
2 22 (15.28%) Azure DevOps
3 21 (14.58%) Collibra
4 19 (13.19%) AWS
5 17 (11.81%) GCP
6 13 (9.03%) Serverless
7 9 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.78%) SaaS
9 2 (1.39%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.69%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.69%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.69%) Figma
10 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) VPN
2 6 (4.17%) Firewall
3 5 (3.47%) HTTP
3 5 (3.47%) SSL
4 4 (2.78%) 3G
5 3 (2.08%) DNS
6 2 (1.39%) Broadband
6 2 (1.39%) Mobile Broadband
6 2 (1.39%) SAN
6 2 (1.39%) Wireless
7 1 (0.69%) DHCP
7 1 (0.69%) DMARC
7 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.69%) LAN
7 1 (0.69%) MPLS
7 1 (0.69%) NAS
7 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) Metadata
2 21 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.42%) NoSQL
4 14 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (9.03%) DynamoDB
5 13 (9.03%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.03%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.56%) Ataccama
8 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (4.86%) Big Data
10 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.39%) OLAP
11 2 (1.39%) OLTP
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.69%) GIS
12 1 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (9.72%) JIRA
2 13 (9.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (9.03%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.03%) SonarQube
3 8 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 74 (51.39%) Finance
2 51 (35.42%) Legal
3 50 (34.72%) Social Skills
4 26 (18.06%) Financial Institution
5 25 (17.36%) Law
6 19 (13.19%) Presentation Skills
7 14 (9.72%) Banking
7 14 (9.72%) Influencing Skills
8 13 (9.03%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (8.33%) Investment Banking
10 10 (6.94%) Marketing
10 10 (6.94%) Retail
11 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (4.86%) Advertising
12 7 (4.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (3.47%) Billing
13 5 (3.47%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (2.78%) Back Office
14 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
15 3 (2.08%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (29.86%) Analyst
2 22 (15.28%) Data Analyst
3 13 (9.03%) Technical Leader
4 11 (7.64%) Governance Analyst
4 11 (7.64%) Team Leader
5 9 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 8 (5.56%) Data Quality Analyst
6 8 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Architect
7 7 (4.86%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.47%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.47%) Consultant
8 5 (3.47%) Incident and Problem Manager
8 5 (3.47%) Incident Manager
8 5 (3.47%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.47%) Problem Manager
8 5 (3.47%) Product Owner
9 4 (2.78%) Associate Director
9 4 (2.78%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (2.78%) Senior Associate Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.42%) Node.js
2 13 (9.03%) OAuth
2 13 (9.03%) OAuth2
2 13 (9.03%) OpenID
3 8 (5.56%) .NET
3 8 (5.56%) JSON
4 5 (3.47%) REST
5 4 (2.78%) LDAP
5 4 (2.78%) Regular Expression
5 4 (2.78%) YAML
6 2 (1.39%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.39%) CSS
6 2 (1.39%) HTML
6 2 (1.39%) PySpark
7 1 (0.69%) COM
7 1 (0.69%) Kafka
7 1 (0.69%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) Hedge funds
2 11 (7.64%) NHS
2 11 (7.64%) Reference Data
3 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (3.47%) Cyberattack
5 5 (3.47%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.47%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.47%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.47%) User Experience
6 4 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.78%) FMCG
6 4 (2.78%) Life Science
6 4 (2.78%) Social Media
7 3 (2.08%) AS400
7 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.08%) RSA SecurID
7 3 (2.08%) VAX
8 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.25%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 6 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.78%) Android
3 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.78%) Unix
4 3 (2.08%) Solaris
4 3 (2.08%) VMS
5 2 (1.39%) Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.47%) Data Protection
2 47 (32.64%) Agile
3 38 (26.39%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (19.44%) Data Privacy
4 28 (19.44%) DevOps
5 23 (15.97%) Data Governance
5 23 (15.97%) Master Data Management
6 20 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (12.50%) Information Security
7 18 (12.50%) Workflow
8 17 (11.81%) Change Management
8 17 (11.81%) ITIL
8 17 (11.81%) Project Management
8 17 (11.81%) Service Delivery
9 16 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (10.42%) Technical Leadership
10 15 (10.42%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.58%) Python
2 14 (9.72%) SQL
3 13 (9.03%) C#
3 13 (9.03%) C++
3 13 (9.03%) Java
4 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.69%) R
6 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (18.06%) Degree
2 14 (9.72%) Master's Degree
3 8 (5.56%) CISM
3 8 (5.56%) CISSP
4 6 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.78%) CISA
5 4 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.08%) CRISC
7 2 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.69%) CEH
8 1 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.69%) GCIA
8 1 (0.69%) GCIH
8 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.69%) RHCE
8 1 (0.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (11.11%) QA
3 15 (10.42%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (3.47%) SLA
5 3 (2.08%) Accessibility
6 2 (1.39%) COBIT
6 2 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.39%) NIST
6 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.69%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.69%) MiFID
7 1 (0.69%) NCSC
7 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (9.03%) Docker
2 10 (6.94%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (9.72%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.47%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (3.47%) Terraform
3 3 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (2.08%) Control-M
3 3 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.08%) HP SIM
3 3 (2.08%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.08%) Netcool
3 3 (2.08%) NetVault Backup
3 3 (2.08%) OpenView
3 3 (2.08%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.08%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (1.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.69%) QRadar
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (15.97%) Informatica
2 18 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.11%) Oracle
4 8 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.17%) VMware
6 5 (3.47%) Bloomberg
6 5 (3.47%) OneTrust
6 5 (3.47%) Reuters
7 4 (2.78%) IBM
8 3 (2.08%) Alteryx
8 3 (2.08%) HP
8 3 (2.08%) Remedy
8 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.08%) Veritas
8 3 (2.08%) Wallstreet Suite
9 2 (1.39%) BMC
10 1 (0.69%) Adobe
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco
10 1 (0.69%) ESRI
10 1 (0.69%) Red Hat