Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 160 245
Rank change year-on-year +24 +85 +28
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 118 1 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.11% 0.038% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.25% 0.12% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 118 1 14
10th Percentile £29,750 " "
25th Percentile £33,500 £41,250 £28,946
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £30,894
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +37.57% -36.63%
75th Percentile £60,938 £43,750 £32,841
90th Percentile £83,750 " £39,602
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,894
% change year-on-year - +37.57% -38.21%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT 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 IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,246 861 2,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.25% 32.91% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,616 766 1,739
10th Percentile £31,536 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,813 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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
Altrincham - 1 £57,500 -
Sale - 1 £19,500 -
Data Protection Act
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (28.81%) DevOps
4 31 (26.27%) AWS
5 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
6 26 (22.03%) Finance
6 26 (22.03%) Azure
6 26 (22.03%) Git (software)
7 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
8 22 (18.64%) Software Engineering
8 22 (18.64%) Social Skills
9 20 (16.95%) SQL
10 19 (16.10%) React
11 18 (15.25%) E-Commerce
12 17 (14.41%) Node.js
12 17 (14.41%) Serverless
13 16 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (13.56%) Linux
14 15 (12.71%) Mobile App
14 15 (12.71%) TypeScript
15 14 (11.86%) Microservices
15 14 (11.86%) Jenkins
16 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
16 13 (11.02%) User Experience
16 13 (11.02%) webpack
16 13 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (11.02%) Redux
17 12 (10.17%) Docker
17 12 (10.17%) JIRA
17 12 (10.17%) Analytics

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 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.54%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.27%) AWS
2 26 (22.03%) Azure
3 17 (14.41%) Serverless
4 8 (6.78%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (6.78%) Power Platform
5 6 (5.08%) SaaS
6 5 (4.24%) GitHub
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.54%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (2.54%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.69%) GCP
8 2 (1.69%) Google Play
8 2 (1.69%) IaaS
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
1 1 (0.85%) LAN
1 1 (0.85%) Network Security
1 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) Power BI
2 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.24%) MySQL
3 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.39%) OLAP
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.39%) SSDT
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.02%) webpack
4 12 (10.17%) JIRA
5 4 (3.39%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.39%) gulp
5 4 (3.39%) Maven
5 4 (3.39%) Selenium
5 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.54%) Cypress.io
7 2 (1.69%) Appium
7 2 (1.69%) Gradle
7 2 (1.69%) JUnit
7 2 (1.69%) Protractor
7 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.85%) Postman
8 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 26 (22.03%) Finance
2 22 (18.64%) Social Skills
3 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 8 (6.78%) Retail Finance
5 6 (5.08%) Law
5 6 (5.08%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (5.08%) Public Sector
6 5 (4.24%) Legal
6 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.39%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.69%) Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) Games
9 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Marketing
9 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Developer
2 17 (14.41%) Analyst
3 14 (11.86%) Architect
3 14 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.17%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (5.93%) React Developer
7 6 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Support Specialist
8 5 (4.24%) AWS Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.39%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.10%) React
2 17 (14.41%) Node.js
3 13 (11.02%) Redux
4 12 (10.17%) CSS
5 11 (9.32%) HTML
6 10 (8.47%) .NET
7 9 (7.63%) .NET Core
7 9 (7.63%) RESTful
8 8 (6.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.78%) Enzyme
8 8 (6.78%) GraphQL
8 8 (6.78%) Jest
8 8 (6.78%) Serverless Framework
9 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.24%) JSON
10 5 (4.24%) REST
10 5 (4.24%) Sass
10 5 (4.24%) Spring
10 5 (4.24%) Spring Boot
10 5 (4.24%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Mobile App
2 13 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (11.02%) User Experience
3 8 (6.78%) Legacy Code
4 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.69%) Life Science
5 2 (1.69%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.69%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.85%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.56%) Linux
2 8 (6.78%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.24%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.69%) Android
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (28.81%) DevOps
4 22 (18.64%) Software Engineering
5 18 (15.25%) E-Commerce
6 16 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (11.86%) Microservices
8 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.17%) Analytics
10 10 (8.47%) Project Delivery
10 10 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.63%) Presales
11 9 (7.63%) TDD
11 9 (7.63%) Visualisation
12 8 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.78%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 8 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (6.78%) Incident Management
12 8 (6.78%) Migration
12 8 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
2 20 (16.95%) SQL
3 15 (12.71%) TypeScript
4 11 (9.32%) Java
5 7 (5.93%) C#
6 5 (4.24%) Java 8
6 5 (4.24%) PHP
6 5 (4.24%) R
7 4 (3.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (3.39%) Go
7 4 (3.39%) Java 11
7 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.39%) Python
8 3 (2.54%) ES6
9 2 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.69%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Degree
3 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) APMP
4 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.85%) CISM
4 1 (0.85%) CISSP
4 1 (0.85%) GIAC
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) QA
2 5 (4.24%) GDPR
2 5 (4.24%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.85%) NIST
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.17%) Docker
2 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.24%) Ansible
2 5 (4.24%) Puppet
2 5 (4.24%) Terraform
3 1 (0.85%) Istio
3 1 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
3 5 (4.24%) VMware
4 4 (3.39%) Databricks
5 3 (2.54%) Google
6 2 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Elastic Path
7 1 (0.85%) Zend