Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 93 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 17 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.42% 1.71% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.64% 10.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 0
Kent median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median annual salary £57,500 £49,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.35% -24.62% -

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 Kent with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 146 235 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.21% 16.06% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 118 203 244
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,525 £26,050 £23,475
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Kent

GDPR
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for GDPR in Kent

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Kent over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Kent

GDPR
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
Rochester - 4 - -
Maidstone +10 1 £90,000 +89.47%
West Malling -15 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Sevenoaks - 1 £29,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £55,000 -
Chatham - 1 £55,000 -
Edenbridge - 1 £35,000 - 1
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
4 5 (29.41%) LexisNexis
4 5 (29.41%) Service Design
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Elite 3E
4 5 (29.41%) Aderant
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) WPF
4 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (29.41%) MVVM
4 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
4 5 (29.41%) Xamarin
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VBA
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
1 4 (23.53%) Wireless
1 4 (23.53%) Wireless Security
2 1 (5.88%) 4G
2 1 (5.88%) DSL
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (29.41%) Legal
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) .NET Team Leader
1 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Director
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
1 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
1 5 (29.41%) WinForms
1 5 (29.41%) WPF
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 5 (29.41%) ERP
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) MVVM
4 5 (29.41%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) OOD
4 5 (29.41%) Practice Management
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Service Design
5 4 (23.53%) Data Security
5 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) ISMS
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Information Management
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
1 5 (29.41%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Aderant
2 5 (29.41%) Infragistics
2 5 (29.41%) LexisNexis
2 5 (29.41%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.88%) VMware