Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 139 108
Rank change year-on-year +9 -31 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 15 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.46% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.49% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 20
Edinburgh median annual salary £56,250 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% +15.94% -18.82%
10th Percentile £35,150 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £57,875 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £40,675 £36,500
% change year-on-year -4.12% +11.44% -21.93%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,348 2,451 2,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.36% 93.05% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,456 1,479 1,366
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,625 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.69% - +3.53%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 9 (60.00%) GDPR
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
5 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) CISM
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (40.00%) CISSP
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 5 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (26.67%) Line Management
7 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) IT Governance
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (20.00%) Security Management
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (20.00%) PMO
8 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (6.67%) GDPR Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
1 2 (13.33%) PMI
1 2 (13.33%) SCADA
1 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISM
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CRISC
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) CISMP
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (13.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SANS
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) PCI QSA
4 1 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) GDPR
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 22301
4 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Saba
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft