Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 137 158
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 14 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 0.31% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.09% 3.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £57,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.76% - -
Scotland median annual salary £61,250 £46,250 -
% change year-on-year +32.43% - -

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 173 194 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.57% 8.48% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 114
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -14.63%
10th Percentile £30,410 £26,750 £22,325
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Records Management
5 3 (21.43%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (21.43%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (21.43%) PSD2
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) OWASP
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) Legal
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) COBIT
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) CISA
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Compliance
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Compliance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Records Management
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) OWASP
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Due Diligence
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (21.43%) PSD2
4 2 (14.29%) COBIT
4 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
5 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (7.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) Meraki
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Xero