Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 38 114
Rank change year-on-year -61 +76 +88
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 57 183 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.25% 6.05% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 6.90% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 56 162 95
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -23.81% +2.44%
10th Percentile £37,500 £23,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,000 £70,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% -16.67%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,142 2,652 3,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.60% 87.64% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,748 1,918 3,111
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Reading over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 25 (43.86%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) SQL
3 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 21 (36.84%) CSS
4 20 (35.09%) MVC
5 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
6 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) jQuery
9 12 (21.05%) Web Development
9 12 (21.05%) GDPR
10 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
10 11 (19.30%) Java
10 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
11 10 (17.54%) Python
11 10 (17.54%) Finance
11 10 (17.54%) RESTful
11 10 (17.54%) JSON
11 10 (17.54%) Bash Shell
11 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (15.79%) RedGate
12 9 (15.79%) Android
12 9 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
13 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
14 7 (12.28%) Sitecore

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (10.53%) CMS
1 6 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.77%) Android Studio
4 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Security Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Head of IT
8 2 (3.51%) Head of IT Operations
8 2 (3.51%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) CSS
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
4 13 (22.81%) jQuery
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (17.54%) JSON
6 10 (17.54%) RESTful
7 7 (12.28%) WCF
7 7 (12.28%) Web Services
8 6 (10.53%) Node.js
8 6 (10.53%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 5 (8.77%) CSS3
9 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.77%) HTML5
9 5 (8.77%) J2EE
9 5 (8.77%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (8.77%) WinForms
9 5 (8.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) PKI
1 6 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.75%) CESG
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Android
2 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) MVC
2 12 (21.05%) Web Development
3 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Fraud Detection
6 6 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (10.53%) Identity Management
6 6 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
6 6 (10.53%) SIEM
6 6 (10.53%) Threat Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (8.77%) Information Security
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (8.77%) SDLC
8 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) Android Development
8 4 (7.02%) BDD
8 4 (7.02%) CRM
8 4 (7.02%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) C#
1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) Java
4 10 (17.54%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.54%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) CISM
3 3 (5.26%) CISSP
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) CISA
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) GDPR
2 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (5.26%) PMO
3 3 (5.26%) QA
4 2 (3.51%) PSD2
5 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.75%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.51%) Marathon
1 2 (3.51%) Mesos
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) RedGate
3 7 (12.28%) Sitecore
4 6 (10.53%) ArcSight
5 4 (7.02%) Telerik
6 3 (5.26%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.75%) CommVault
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) Veeam
7 1 (1.75%) VMware