Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 278 259
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 17 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 8
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,830 £39,750 £25,125
90th Percentile £50,000 £77,500 £56,525
North West median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -

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 3187 3027 2696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.18% 40.40% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2613 2625 2146
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,631
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Cheadle - 4 £42,500 -
Salford -8 1 £20,000 -60.00%
Stockport - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £47,500 -
Bolton - 1 £34,500 -
Data Protection Act
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (52.94%) GDPR
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Line Management
6 4 (23.53%) User Experience
6 4 (23.53%) QMS
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (23.53%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Information Management
6 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) e-Learning
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Benchmarking
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) OOP
6 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 4 (23.53%) MVC

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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) e-Learning
3 4 (23.53%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (23.53%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Benchmarking
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) Information Management
4 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) QMS
4 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
5 2 (11.76%) Strategic Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) CISA
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) GDPR
2 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (17.65%) ISO 22301
4 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (5.88%) COBIT
5 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.88%) Kofax
2 1 (5.88%) LANDesk