The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 162 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% 0.37% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Median salary £47,500 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.93% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +32.53% -7.77%  

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

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1124 1176 1470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 41.88% 36.04% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 931 939 1191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 4 £47,500 -
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 4 (66.67%) ISMS
2 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) DNA
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Information Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Security Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) DNA
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS