Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > North East
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 83 102
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 13 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.15% 2.35% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.50% 16.75% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 3
North East median annual salary £43,750 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% -31.25% -
10th Percentile £34,889 £25,000 £69,017
90th Percentile £62,625 £71,500 £86,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -

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 the North East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 200 197 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.67% 14.04% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 154 148 140
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +16.13%
10th Percentile £29,125 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,625 £70,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in the North East.

Salary trend for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in the North East over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
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 GDPR within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear 0 7 £60,000 - 7
Durham -1 6 £37,585 -20.87% 4
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Local Government
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) Complex ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving

GDPR
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Delivery Director
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Head of Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Auditor
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) IT Auditor
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Project Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Project Director
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) CUDA
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Complex ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (15.38%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CGEIT
2 2 (15.38%) CISA
2 2 (15.38%) CISM
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CRISC
2 2 (15.38%) HND
2 2 (15.38%) ISACA
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) QiCA
3 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter