Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 118 163
Rank change year-on-year -51 +45 +84
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 66 21 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 1.02% 1.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.32% 7.72% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 83
10th Percentile £42,000 £29,100 £27,325
25th Percentile £46,875 £31,357 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £37,060 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +55.16% -25.88% -4.76%
75th Percentile £65,625 £43,438 £60,000
90th Percentile £91,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.83% +4.55% -

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 East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 793 272 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.25% 13.15% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 352 204 828
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £34,789
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the East of England.

Salary trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
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 GDPR within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. 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 -33 33 £62,500 +66.67% 6
Hertfordshire -40 20 £48,750 -12.95% 11
Bedfordshire - 8 £89,000 - 4
Essex -7 5 £55,000 +48.41% 3
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 34 (51.52%) Life Science
2 33 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 29 (43.94%) Data Management
3 29 (43.94%) Data Governance
3 29 (43.94%) Data Quality
4 27 (40.91%) Analytics
5 26 (39.39%) Degree
6 22 (33.33%) Reference Data
6 22 (33.33%) Master Data Management
7 19 (28.79%) Law
7 19 (28.79%) Data Science
7 19 (28.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 17 (25.76%) Visualisation
8 17 (25.76%) Management Information System
8 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (24.24%) Data Cleansing
9 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (22.73%) Analytical Thinking
10 15 (22.73%) HIPAA
10 15 (22.73%) Tableau
10 15 (22.73%) Data Privacy
10 15 (22.73%) Data Migration
10 15 (22.73%) Data Protection
10 15 (22.73%) Information Security
10 15 (22.73%) Migration
10 15 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (21.21%) SAP
12 13 (19.70%) Oracle
12 13 (19.70%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (19.70%) Saba

GDPR
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 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (12.12%) Azure
3 6 (9.09%) AWS
4 4 (6.06%) Power Platform
5 3 (4.55%) GCP
6 2 (3.03%) GitHub
6 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
6 2 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.52%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) Skype
2 2 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) DMZ
3 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) Tableau
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (19.70%) Spotfire
3 4 (6.06%) Power BI
4 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 19 (28.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 19 (28.79%) Law
3 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (19.70%) Humanities
6 6 (9.09%) Legal
7 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
8 3 (4.55%) Local Government
8 3 (4.55%) Marketing
9 2 (3.03%) Digital Economy
9 2 (3.03%) Games
9 2 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (3.03%) Retail
10 1 (1.52%) Back Office
10 1 (1.52%) Front Office
10 1 (1.52%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Data Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Data Protection Officer
4 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Digital Product Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Product Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Security Technical Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Audit Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Report Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Reporting Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.03%) CSS
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
1 2 (3.03%) Node.js
1 2 (3.03%) React
1 2 (3.03%) RESTful
1 2 (3.03%) Vue.js
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) React Native
2 1 (1.52%) Sass
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) WebGL
2 1 (1.52%) WebXR
Miscellaneous
1 34 (51.52%) Life Science
2 22 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 17 (25.76%) Management Information System
4 10 (15.15%) Biotechnology
5 6 (9.09%) User Experience
6 5 (7.58%) Virtual Team
7 4 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.52%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Data Governance
1 29 (43.94%) Data Management
2 27 (40.91%) Analytics
3 22 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 19 (28.79%) Data Science
5 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (25.76%) Visualisation
6 16 (24.24%) Data Cleansing
7 15 (22.73%) Analytical Thinking
7 15 (22.73%) Data Migration
7 15 (22.73%) Data Privacy
7 15 (22.73%) Data Protection
7 15 (22.73%) Information Security
7 15 (22.73%) Migration
8 13 (19.70%) Mathematics
8 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (15.15%) Customer Insight
9 10 (15.15%) Data Architecture
9 10 (15.15%) ITIL
9 10 (15.15%) Product Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) Python
2 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) PHP
3 2 (3.03%) R
4 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Degree
2 13 (19.70%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (6.06%) CISSP
4 4 (6.06%) CSSLP
4 4 (6.06%) ISEB
4 4 (6.06%) ISSAP
5 3 (4.55%) CISA
5 3 (4.55%) CISMP
5 3 (4.55%) ISACA
6 1 (1.52%) CCNA
6 1 (1.52%) CCNP
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.52%) HNC
6 1 (1.52%) HND
6 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (43.94%) Data Quality
2 15 (22.73%) HIPAA
3 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (10.61%) ISO 9001
4 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
5 6 (9.09%) QA
6 5 (7.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (7.58%) GxP
6 5 (7.58%) NIST
7 4 (6.06%) GRC
8 3 (4.55%) ISO 14001
8 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (3.03%) COBIT
10 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (3.03%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) SAP
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Saba
3 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.15%) Informatica
5 7 (10.61%) IBM
6 3 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) iManage
7 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.52%) Adobe
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.52%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) Juniper
8 1 (1.52%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.52%) VMware