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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 81 70 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 30 25 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.01% 2.20% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.41% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 12
10th Percentile £37,640 £23,750 £29,500
25th Percentile £42,188 £28,500 £33,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £39,250 £60,607
Median % change year-on-year +21.02% -35.24% +73.16%
75th Percentile £63,438 £50,688 £75,421
90th Percentile £86,000 £55,000 -
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +3.38%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,306 1,036 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 91.28% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 935 788 763
10th Percentile £25,850 £28,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Protection in the North East.

Salary trend for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection in the North East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +9 28 £47,500 - 2
Durham -18 2 - - 3
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 21 (70.00%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (30.00%) Agile
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) AWS
5 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (20.00%) CI/CD
6 5 (16.67%) Social Skills
6 5 (16.67%) Azure
6 5 (16.67%) QA
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) Java
7 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) .NET
7 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) GCP
7 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (13.33%) GDPR
8 3 (10.00%) Project Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Tech for Good
8 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Azure
3 4 (13.33%) GCP
4 2 (6.67%) GitHub
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.33%) Matillion
5 1 (3.33%) npm
5 1 (3.33%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.33%) Route 53
5 1 (3.33%) Serverless
5 1 (3.33%) Snowflake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Informix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (10.00%) Cypress.io
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.67%) eggPlant
4 2 (6.67%) Gatling
5 1 (3.33%) Babel
5 1 (3.33%) GitLab
5 1 (3.33%) JMeter
5 1 (3.33%) Postman
5 1 (3.33%) Robot Framework
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 5 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Tech for Good
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Build Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Director
5 2 (6.67%) Project Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Release Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.33%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Kafka
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) React
2 2 (6.67%) React Native
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) Express
3 1 (3.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) Jest
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) Puppeteer
3 1 (3.33%) PyTorch
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (3.33%) scikit-learn
3 1 (3.33%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile
2 8 (26.67%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) CI/CD
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.00%) Project Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Logistics
7 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Bash
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) ES6
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CAPM
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) GDPR
3 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (3.33%) Good Clinical Practice
4 1 (3.33%) NIST
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft