Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 151 149
Rank change year-on-year +36 -2 +11
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 13 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.71% 0.60% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.60% 7.65% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Glasgow median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% -25.76% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -8.33% +29.73% -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 171 183 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.38% 7.87% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 106 109 96
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,082 £27,125
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,000 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Glasgow

GDPR
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Glasgow

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) CISM
2 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
3 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (38.46%) Due Diligence
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) Decision-Making
5 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 4 (30.77%) CEH
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (23.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (23.08%) Public Sector
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Security Management
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) ISO 22301
7 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) SaaS
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security Governance
8 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Security Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Information Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
3 5 (38.46%) Due Diligence
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Decision-Making
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (7.69%) ISMS
7 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISM
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CEH
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (15.38%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle