Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 72 82
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 24 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.69% 1.23% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.39% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 9
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.10% +75.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,625 £37,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £53,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,183 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.17% +12.49% -16.67%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 764 790 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.55% 88.07% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 614 711 686
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,188
90th Percentile £53,375 £52,500 £46,625
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Lancashire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Lancashire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Lancashire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Preston -4 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Blackburn - 7 £30,000 -
Chorley - 4 £32,500 -
Blackpool - 2 £41,125 -
Rossendale - 2 £29,500 -
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (16.67%) Statistics
4 4 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 4 (16.67%) R
4 4 (16.67%) SAS
4 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) CISSP
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) CISA
4 4 (16.67%) CISM
4 4 (16.67%) Process Management
4 4 (16.67%) Smart Energy
4 4 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 4 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Retail

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Behat
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) Doctrine
6 1 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Smart Energy
2 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) CentOS
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Operations Research
3 4 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (16.67%) Process Management
3 4 (16.67%) Statistics
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Multichannel Retail
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) R
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.17%) sed
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CISA
1 4 (16.67%) CISM
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Apple