Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 154 111
Rank change year-on-year +14 -43 +128
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 48 76 189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 1.43% 2.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.51% 13.52% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 187
Median annual salary £38,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.14% -2.78% -28.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £41,550
90th Percentile £66,250 £80,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £38,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% -7.37% -2.06%

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 417 562 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.91% 10.60% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 360 426 769
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,375 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,125 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Manchester.

Salary trend for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Manchester

GDPR
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 February 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 +10 20 £36,500 +4.29%
Stockport +13 2 £60,500 +72.86%
Wigan - 1 £55,000 -
GDPR
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (52.08%) Mathematics
5 23 (47.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (43.75%) Finance
6 21 (43.75%) Project Management
6 21 (43.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 20 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (41.67%) Product Roadmap
7 20 (41.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 20 (41.67%) Change Control
7 20 (41.67%) Change Management
7 20 (41.67%) Regression Testing
7 20 (41.67%) PRINCE2
7 20 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (41.67%) Test Scripting
7 20 (41.67%) e-Learning
7 20 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
8 16 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (27.08%) AWS
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.75%) Apple
11 9 (18.75%) Workflow
11 9 (18.75%) Java
11 9 (18.75%) XML
11 9 (18.75%) jQuery
11 9 (18.75%) Retail
12 8 (16.67%) SaaS

GDPR
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 7 (14.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) AWS
2 8 (16.67%) SaaS
3 5 (10.42%) Azure
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (10.42%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) DHCP
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) IP Telephony
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Data Mining
2 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (10.42%) Power BI
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JUnit
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 7 (14.58%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
1 14 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Configuration Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Marketing Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) jQuery
1 9 (18.75%) XML
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
2 7 (14.58%) CSS3
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) HTML5
2 7 (14.58%) J2EE
2 7 (14.58%) JMS
2 7 (14.58%) JSON
2 7 (14.58%) JSP
2 7 (14.58%) Sass
2 7 (14.58%) Spring
2 7 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.17%) Flutter
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (41.67%) e-Learning
2 20 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (14.58%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (52.08%) Mathematics
5 23 (47.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (43.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 21 (43.75%) Project Management
7 20 (41.67%) Change Control
7 20 (41.67%) Change Management
7 20 (41.67%) PRINCE2
7 20 (41.67%) Product Roadmap
7 20 (41.67%) Regression Testing
7 20 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (41.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 20 (41.67%) Test Scripting
7 20 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (18.75%) Workflow
9 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 7 (14.58%) AOP
10 7 (14.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.17%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) CISM
1 3 (6.25%) CISSP
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CEH
3 1 (2.08%) CRISC
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (2.08%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) CASB
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Apple
2 7 (14.58%) Adobe
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 3 (6.25%) Avaya
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) Dell
4 3 (6.25%) EMC
4 3 (6.25%) NetApp
4 3 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm