Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 124 149
Rank change year-on-year -12 +25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.14% 0.40% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 1.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
East Sussex median annual salary £43,000 £32,015 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.31% -41.79% +77.42%
South East median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% +25.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 768 694 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 36.54% 34.89% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 696 638 697
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Brighton -16 3 £43,000 +34.31%
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (33.33%) SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS