Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 139 191 197
Rank change year-on-year +52 +6 +65
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 116 2 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.06% 0.052% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 0.15% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 112 1 4
10th Percentile £37,500 - -
25th Percentile £41,813 £46,250 £28,946
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £30,894
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +53.75% +4.72%
75th Percentile £71,563 £48,750 £32,841
90th Percentile £90,000 - -
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £59,839
% change year-on-year -4.55% -8.09% +102.84%

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

All Generic Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,510 1,321 1,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.61% 34.16% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,473 1,065 1,144
10th Percentile £32,019 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,350 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.70% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £71,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% +5.56%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Protection Act in Manchester.

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection Act in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Wigan -3 1 £42,500 - 2
Data Protection Act
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 116 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 55 (47.41%) Agile
3 29 (25.00%) Social Skills
4 28 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (24.14%) DevOps
5 26 (22.41%) Risk Management
5 26 (22.41%) Java
6 25 (21.55%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (21.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 24 (20.69%) GDPR
7 24 (20.69%) Finance
7 24 (20.69%) Information Security
7 24 (20.69%) AWS
8 23 (19.83%) Security Architecture
8 23 (19.83%) Information Assurance
8 23 (19.83%) SC Cleared
8 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
8 23 (19.83%) Legal
9 22 (18.97%) Management Information System
9 22 (18.97%) Minimum Viable Product
9 22 (18.97%) Public Sector
9 22 (18.97%) BPSS Clearance
10 21 (18.10%) C#
11 20 (17.24%) Software Engineering
11 20 (17.24%) Azure
12 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
12 19 (16.38%) JavaScript
12 19 (16.38%) Microservices
13 18 (15.52%) Linux
14 17 (14.66%) Jenkins

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (3.45%) IIS
2 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.72%) Confluence
3 2 (1.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.69%) AWS
2 20 (17.24%) Azure
3 9 (7.76%) GCP
3 9 (7.76%) GitHub
4 7 (6.03%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (6.03%) SaaS
4 7 (6.03%) Serverless
5 5 (4.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.31%) Twitch
6 4 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.59%) AWS CodeBuild
7 3 (2.59%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.72%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.86%) Azure App Service
9 1 (0.86%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.86%) PaaS
9 1 (0.86%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Firewall
2 4 (3.45%) DNS
2 4 (3.45%) LAN
2 4 (3.45%) WAN
2 4 (3.45%) Wireless
3 3 (2.59%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (2.59%) DHCP
3 3 (2.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (2.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (2.59%) NX-OS
3 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.72%) ATM
4 2 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (1.72%) VoIP
4 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.86%) 802.11
5 1 (0.86%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.86%) H.323
5 1 (0.86%) TACACS
5 1 (0.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.17%) MySQL
3 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) DB2
6 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.86%) HBase
6 1 (0.86%) Informix
6 1 (0.86%) Riak
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.66%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.03%) JIRA
4 6 (5.17%) Maven
4 6 (5.17%) Selenium
5 5 (4.31%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.31%) Cypress.io
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (3.45%) GitLab
6 4 (3.45%) Postman
7 3 (2.59%) Ant
7 3 (2.59%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.59%) Xcode
8 2 (1.72%) Robot Framework
8 2 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.86%) Appium
9 1 (0.86%) Gatling
9 1 (0.86%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (0.86%) Mockito
General
1 29 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 25 (21.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 24 (20.69%) Finance
4 23 (19.83%) Legal
5 22 (18.97%) Public Sector
6 6 (5.17%) Banking
7 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.31%) Games
8 3 (2.59%) Retail
8 3 (2.59%) Tech for Good
9 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.72%) Law
9 2 (1.72%) Social Housing
10 1 (0.86%) Automotive
10 1 (0.86%) Aviation
10 1 (0.86%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.86%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Developer
2 22 (18.97%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 22 (18.97%) Security Specialist
3 11 (9.48%) PCI DSS Specialist
4 9 (7.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (7.76%) Java Developer
5 8 (6.90%) Analyst
6 7 (6.03%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Angular Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Architect
9 3 (2.59%) Build Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (2.59%) iOS Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (1.72%) Designer
10 2 (1.72%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) JSON
2 10 (8.62%) RESTful
3 9 (7.76%) Node.js
4 8 (6.90%) HTML
4 8 (6.90%) HTML5
4 8 (6.90%) Spring
5 7 (6.03%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.03%) CSS
5 7 (6.03%) REST
5 7 (6.03%) XML
6 6 (5.17%) CSS3
7 5 (4.31%) Kafka
7 5 (4.31%) React
7 5 (4.31%) Spring Boot
8 4 (3.45%) React Native
8 4 (3.45%) SOAP
9 3 (2.59%) JDBC
9 3 (2.59%) Web Services
9 3 (2.59%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.90%) User Experience
3 4 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.72%) Animation
4 2 (1.72%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.72%) iPhone
4 2 (1.72%) New Media
4 2 (1.72%) Online Games
4 2 (1.72%) Social Media
4 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.86%) IoT
5 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Linux
2 13 (11.21%) Windows
3 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.45%) Android
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
8 1 (0.86%) Unix
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 55 (47.41%) Agile
3 28 (24.14%) DevOps
3 28 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (22.41%) Risk Management
5 25 (21.55%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (20.69%) Information Security
7 23 (19.83%) Information Assurance
7 23 (19.83%) Security Architecture
8 22 (18.97%) Minimum Viable Product
9 20 (17.24%) Software Engineering
10 19 (16.38%) Microservices
11 15 (12.93%) CI/CD
12 14 (12.07%) Decision-Making
13 13 (11.21%) Full Stack Development
14 12 (10.34%) Coaching
14 12 (10.34%) Line Management
14 12 (10.34%) Mentoring
14 12 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) Java
2 21 (18.10%) C#
3 19 (16.38%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.79%) SQL
5 15 (12.93%) TypeScript
6 10 (8.62%) Go
7 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.90%) Python
9 6 (5.17%) Bash
10 3 (2.59%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.59%) C++
10 3 (2.59%) PHP
10 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.59%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.86%) C
12 1 (0.86%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (19.83%) SC Cleared
1 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (9.48%) PCI QSA
4 5 (4.31%) Degree
5 2 (1.72%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.86%) CISSP
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.69%) GDPR
2 11 (9.48%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.31%) QA
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.86%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.86%) Good Clinical Practice
5 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.86%) NCSC
5 1 (0.86%) NIST
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Docker
2 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.03%) Terraform
3 5 (4.31%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.59%) Ansible
5 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.72%) Puppet
6 1 (0.86%) SCCM
6 1 (0.86%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Oracle
2 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.17%) Cisco
3 6 (5.17%) Google
4 4 (3.45%) F5
5 3 (2.59%) Arista
5 3 (2.59%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.59%) Juniper
5 3 (2.59%) Meraki
5 3 (2.59%) Symantec
6 2 (1.72%) Apple
6 2 (1.72%) Citrix
6 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.72%) Ubiquiti
6 2 (1.72%) VMware
6 2 (1.72%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.86%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.86%) Sonatype
7 1 (0.86%) Splunk
7 1 (0.86%) Teradata