Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 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
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 168 183
Rank change year-on-year +23 +15 +61
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 56 30 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 0.78% 1.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.64% 5.70% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 61
10th Percentile £39,550 £29,025 £43,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £30,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,750 £37,060 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +53.13% -32.62% +4.76%
75th Percentile £63,750 £48,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £89,100 £78,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 581 526 1,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.20% 13.63% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 318 388 877
10th Percentile £32,925 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,757 £32,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,125 £61,250
90th Percentile £83,250 £72,875 £75,000
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 16 June 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 16 June 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 +5 24 £57,500 +53.33% 9
Hertfordshire +16 21 £63,750 +111.62% 4
Essex -6 6 £41,250 +11.31% 6
Bedfordshire +2 4 £86,000 +211.76% 3
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 24 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 22 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) ITIL
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft 365
5 17 (30.36%) User Experience
6 16 (28.57%) Data Analysis
7 15 (26.79%) Change Management
7 15 (26.79%) IBM
7 15 (26.79%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (25.00%) Information Security
8 14 (25.00%) COBIT
8 14 (25.00%) ServiceNow
8 14 (25.00%) Skype
8 14 (25.00%) IBM BigFix
8 14 (25.00%) Skype for Business
8 14 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (25.00%) Contract Negotiation
8 14 (25.00%) Decision-Making
8 14 (25.00%) Conflict Resolution
9 13 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (21.43%) Degree
11 11 (19.64%) Analytics
12 10 (17.86%) Data Management
12 10 (17.86%) Data Science
13 9 (16.07%) Life Science
13 9 (16.07%) ISO 9001
13 9 (16.07%) Data Quality
13 9 (16.07%) Data Governance

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 14 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
1 1 (1.79%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.79%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.79%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (8.93%) AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Azure
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.57%) GCP
4 2 (3.57%) GitHub
4 2 (3.57%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 2 (3.57%) Serverless
4 2 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.79%) Asana
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Sentinel
5 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.79%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Google Workspace
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (1.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) Skype
2 4 (7.14%) DMZ
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.57%) Power BI
1 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
1 2 (3.57%) Tableau
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 24 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Legal
3 7 (12.50%) Law
4 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.57%) Humanities
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.57%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Consultant
2 5 (8.93%) Analyst
2 5 (8.93%) Data Protection Officer
2 5 (8.93%) Digital Product Manager
2 5 (8.93%) Product Manager
3 4 (7.14%) Architect
3 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) HR Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Audit Support Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Head of IT
5 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Report Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Support Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.57%) CSS
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
1 2 (3.57%) Node.js
1 2 (3.57%) React
1 2 (3.57%) RESTful
1 2 (3.57%) Vue.js
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) CSS3
2 1 (1.79%) HTML5
2 1 (1.79%) jQuery
2 1 (1.79%) React Native
2 1 (1.79%) Sass
2 1 (1.79%) WebGL
2 1 (1.79%) WebXR
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) User Experience
2 9 (16.07%) Life Science
3 8 (14.29%) Reference Data
4 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.93%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.57%) Biotechnology
6 2 (3.57%) Smart Energy
6 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.79%) FMCG
7 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (37.50%) ITIL
3 16 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 15 (26.79%) Change Management
5 14 (25.00%) Conflict Resolution
5 14 (25.00%) Contract Negotiation
5 14 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 14 (25.00%) Information Security
5 14 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (19.64%) Analytics
7 10 (17.86%) Data Management
7 10 (17.86%) Data Science
8 9 (16.07%) Data Governance
8 9 (16.07%) Data Protection
9 8 (14.29%) Internal Audit
9 8 (14.29%) Master Data Management
10 7 (12.50%) Data Architecture
11 6 (10.71%) Coaching
11 6 (10.71%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Python
2 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.93%) ISEB
4 4 (7.14%) CCNA
4 4 (7.14%) CCNP
4 4 (7.14%) CISA
4 4 (7.14%) HNC
4 4 (7.14%) HND
5 3 (5.36%) CISMP
5 3 (5.36%) CISSP
5 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.36%) ISACA
6 2 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (3.57%) CSSLP
6 2 (3.57%) ISSAP
6 2 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (1.79%) CISM
7 1 (1.79%) GIAC
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) COBIT
2 13 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (16.07%) Data Quality
3 9 (16.07%) ISO 9001
4 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
5 6 (10.71%) QA
6 4 (7.14%) ISO 14001
7 3 (5.36%) GRC
7 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (5.36%) NIST
8 2 (3.57%) HIPAA
9 1 (1.79%) ISO 22301
9 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.79%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) IBM
2 15 (26.79%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 4 (7.14%) Juniper
4 4 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 4 (7.14%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) Informatica
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Saba
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Splunk
6 1 (1.79%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) Workday