The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £41,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +32.53% -12.63%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 238 370 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.12% 38.95% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 196 307 360
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Kent

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Kent
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago