Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 150 167
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.087% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.21% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 14
Reading median annual salary - £55,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.70% -39.31%
Berkshire median annual salary - £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -3.41% -36.00%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 877 950 1,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 39.36% 41.54% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 747 774 1,060
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,975 £29,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Reading

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Reading.

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Reading