Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.89% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £55,000 - -
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 -
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 57 60 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 11.95% 18.18% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 15
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +54.55%
10th Percentile £26,150 £24,700 £28,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Northern Ireland

GDPR
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
County Antrim - 7 £55,000 -
County Londonderry - 2 £45,000 -
GDPR
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing GDPR 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Security Auditing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
1 4 (44.44%) C++/Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Security Auditing
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco