Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 103 137
Rank change year-on-year -37 +34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 15 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.56% 1.42% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.53% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £53,750 £54,225
Scotland median annual salary £40,675 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.69% -5.88% +3.66%

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 2456 2158 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.93% 92.54% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1405 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.05% +2.98%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,540 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) GDPR
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) SLA
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VBA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Security Compliance Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GDPR
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
3 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix