Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 102 122
Rank change year-on-year +35 +20 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 11 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.52% 0.29% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.75% 2.88% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -34.09% -
10th Percentile £42,348 £24,500 £46,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £56,625 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +87.30%

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 Essex with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 80 139 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 11.05% 10.24% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 101 132
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,001
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £23,900 £29,250 £32,525
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £64,875
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Essex

GDPR
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in Essex.

Salary trend for GDPR in Essex

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Essex over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Essex

GDPR
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. 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
Witham - 3 £62,500 -
Chelmsford +27 2 £46,750 -1.58% 1
Colchester - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 - - 3
Loughton - 1 £50,000 -
Billericay - 1 £49,500 - 1
GDPR
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (27.27%) Freedom of Information Act
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
2 3 (27.27%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica
2 3 (27.27%) Boomi
2 3 (27.27%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 3 (27.27%) Jitterbit
2 3 (27.27%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Boomi
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) GDPR Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (27.27%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (27.27%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
2 3 (27.27%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Dell
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
1 3 (27.27%) Jitterbit
1 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Mitel