Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 316 353
Rank change year-on-year -16 +37 +43
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 21 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.85% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 44 26
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +31.25%
10th Percentile £48,700 £43,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +5.26%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,386 5,522 6,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.07% 44.25% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,840 4,287 5,037
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +15 17 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Hertfordshire -6 4 - - 2
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) ISMS
2 8 (38.10%) Business Continuity
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (38.10%) GDPR
2 8 (38.10%) Creative Thinking
3 5 (23.81%) SaaS
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Qualitative Research
4 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Local Government
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) Adobe
4 4 (19.05%) Decision-Making
4 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Research
4 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
4 4 (19.05%) Remote Testing
5 3 (14.29%) CISSP
5 3 (14.29%) CISA
5 3 (14.29%) CISM
6 1 (4.76%) IBM

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Information Officer
1 8 (38.10%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (38.10%) Security Officer
2 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Officer
2 4 (19.05%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience Researcher
2 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (38.10%) Business Continuity
2 8 (38.10%) Creative Thinking
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) ISMS
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
3 4 (19.05%) Decision-Making
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
3 4 (19.05%) Qualitative Research
3 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Research
3 4 (19.05%) Remote Testing
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Data Entry
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISA
1 3 (14.29%) CISM
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) GDPR
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft