Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 179 210
Rank change year-on-year +24 +31 +25
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 151 109 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.90% 1.48% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.62% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 136 104 64
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,237 £29,150 £23,650
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,925 £57,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7244 6711 6781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.07% 91.13% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5750 5623
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Manchester

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Manchester

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Manchester

Data Protection
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 within the Manchester 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
Stockport 0 21 £37,500 +7.14%
Bolton +2 5 £34,500 -8.00% 4
Cheadle - 4 £42,500 -
Rochdale +19 3 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Oldham +11 2 £45,000 +157.14%
Salford -14 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Wigan -4 1 - - 1
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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 56 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.17%) C#
3 33 (21.85%) SQL
3 33 (21.85%) GDPR
4 30 (19.87%) JavaScript
5 29 (19.21%) HTML
5 29 (19.21%) .NET
6 27 (17.88%) Information Security
7 24 (15.89%) BDD
8 23 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (14.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (14.57%) Java
10 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
11 18 (11.92%) Data Protection Act
12 17 (11.26%) CSS
13 16 (10.60%) CISSP
14 15 (9.93%) Project Management
14 15 (9.93%) CISM
14 15 (9.93%) TDD
14 15 (9.93%) Management Information System
15 14 (9.27%) OOP
15 14 (9.27%) Test Automation
16 13 (8.61%) Selenium
16 13 (8.61%) HTML5
16 13 (8.61%) Cucumber
16 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
16 13 (8.61%) Visual Studio
16 13 (8.61%) Finance
17 12 (7.95%) ASP.NET
17 12 (7.95%) Linux

Data Protection
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 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.66%) CMS
2 1 (0.66%) Confluence
2 1 (0.66%) Drupal
2 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.66%) SAS
2 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.32%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.31%) SaaS
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.66%) GitHub
5 1 (0.66%) IaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.66%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) HTTP
2 7 (4.64%) Internet
2 7 (4.64%) Network Security
3 5 (3.31%) WAN
4 4 (2.65%) Firewall
4 4 (2.65%) LAN
5 3 (1.99%) VPN
5 3 (1.99%) Wireless
6 2 (1.32%) BGP
6 2 (1.32%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.32%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.32%) Intranet
6 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.32%) IPsec
6 2 (1.32%) SSL
6 2 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.62%) Big Data
3 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.32%) Power BI
4 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.66%) OLTP
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.66%) QlikView
5 1 (0.66%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.66%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.61%) Cucumber
1 13 (8.61%) Selenium
1 13 (8.61%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.30%) FogBugz
3 5 (3.31%) JMeter
3 5 (3.31%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.32%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
5 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.66%) Gradle
6 1 (0.66%) JIRA
6 1 (0.66%) JUnit
6 1 (0.66%) Spock
6 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (8.61%) Finance
2 6 (3.97%) Retail
3 5 (3.31%) Legal
4 3 (1.99%) Front Office
4 3 (1.99%) Italian Language
4 3 (1.99%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (31.79%) Developer
2 25 (16.56%) C# Developer
3 18 (11.92%) Tester
4 15 (9.93%) Analyst
5 14 (9.27%) .NET Developer
6 13 (8.61%) Security Manager
6 13 (8.61%) Selenium Tester
7 12 (7.95%) Automation Tester
7 12 (7.95%) Java Automation Tester
7 12 (7.95%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 9 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Information Manager
8 9 (5.96%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Information Security Manager
10 7 (4.64%) Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.97%) Data Manager
11 6 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (3.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.21%) .NET
1 29 (19.21%) HTML
2 17 (11.26%) CSS
3 13 (8.61%) HTML5
4 12 (7.95%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.62%) CSS3
5 10 (6.62%) Node.js
5 10 (6.62%) Symfony
6 9 (5.96%) Gherkin
6 9 (5.96%) WCF
6 9 (5.96%) WF
7 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.65%) jQuery
9 3 (1.99%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.99%) React
9 3 (1.99%) XML
10 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.32%) REST
10 2 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.92%) Data Protection Act
3 15 (9.93%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.96%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.97%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.65%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.65%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (2.65%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.65%) User Experience
8 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.32%) Robotics
8 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.66%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) Contactless
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) PMI
9 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Linux
2 4 (2.65%) Windows
3 2 (1.32%) Unix
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.66%) Android
4 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.66%) Solaris
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.88%) Information Security
3 24 (15.89%) BDD
4 15 (9.93%) Project Management
4 15 (9.93%) TDD
5 14 (9.27%) OOP
5 14 (9.27%) Test Automation
6 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
7 11 (7.28%) Risk Management
7 11 (7.28%) Scenario Testing
7 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.28%) Test Scripting
8 10 (6.62%) Load Testing
8 10 (6.62%) Scrum
9 9 (5.96%) MVC
9 9 (5.96%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (5.96%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.30%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.30%) Manual Testing
10 8 (5.30%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.17%) C#
2 33 (21.85%) SQL
3 30 (19.87%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.57%) Java
5 11 (7.28%) PHP
6 9 (5.96%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.64%) Python
8 3 (1.99%) C
8 3 (1.99%) VB
8 3 (1.99%) VBScript
8 3 (1.99%) XPath
9 1 (0.66%) GraphQL
9 1 (0.66%) Perl
9 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.66%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.60%) CISSP
2 15 (9.93%) CISM
3 10 (6.62%) CISA
3 10 (6.62%) Degree
4 9 (5.96%) CRISC
5 4 (2.65%) CISMP
5 4 (2.65%) SANS
6 3 (1.99%) CCNP
6 3 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.99%) ISEB
6 3 (1.99%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.32%) APMP
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.66%) MBCS
8 1 (0.66%) MCSA
8 1 (0.66%) MCSE
8 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.66%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.85%) GDPR
2 22 (14.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (7.28%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.62%) ISO 22301
5 6 (3.97%) QA
6 4 (2.65%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.99%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (1.32%) GMP
9 1 (0.66%) COBIT
9 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.66%) PMO
9 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Ansible
1 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.99%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.66%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.64%) SAP
3 3 (1.99%) Cisco
3 3 (1.99%) Citrix
3 3 (1.99%) HP
3 3 (1.99%) IBM
3 3 (1.99%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (1.32%) F5
4 2 (1.32%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (1.32%) IronPort
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) Polycom
4 2 (1.32%) Siemens
5 1 (0.66%) Apple
5 1 (0.66%) Cognos
5 1 (0.66%) hybris
5 1 (0.66%) Kofax
5 1 (0.66%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.66%) Tableau
5 1 (0.66%) VMware