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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 12 August 2022 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 95 86 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +13
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 16 18 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.10% 1.53% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.93% 12.16% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
10th Percentile £30,675 £36,250 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.29% -32.09%
75th Percentile £45,000 £53,125 £70,000
90th Percentile £49,650 £66,250 £73,000
England median annual salary £56,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.18% - -

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 270 148 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.51% 12.55% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 186 110 86
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,125
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +0.59%
75th Percentile £53,063 £53,438 £53,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for GDPR in the North East

GDPR
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the North East over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 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 -3 13 £41,350 -8.11% 5
Durham -9 1 £51,500 -
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 - 1
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 8 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Quantitative Research
2 7 (43.75%) UX Research
2 7 (43.75%) Decision-Making
2 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) Qualitative Research
2 7 (43.75%) Sage
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Usability Testing
2 7 (43.75%) SaaS
2 7 (43.75%) Social Media
2 7 (43.75%) UX Design
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (6.25%) Design Thinking
6 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (6.25%) Product Backlog

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Graduate
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience Researcher
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Social Media
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Decision-Making
1 7 (43.75%) Qualitative Research
1 7 (43.75%) Quantitative Research
1 7 (43.75%) Usability Testing
1 7 (43.75%) UX Design
1 7 (43.75%) UX Research
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
5 1 (6.25%) Design Thinking
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CAPM
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) GRC
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Sage
2 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Mitel
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow