The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 57 27 44
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.01% 6.29% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 6.94% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 17
Median salary £45,670 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.17% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 348 288 349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 87.44% 90.57% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 305 234 283
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Leicester

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Leicester

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) CESG
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (57.14%) Life Science
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Information Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CESG
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Life Science
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com