The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 134 145
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 8 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 1.01% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.11% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 12
Median salary £55,000 £36,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.68% -32.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,900 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2463 2613 2818
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.49% 91.43% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1476 1771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Data Protection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Scotland

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Scotland

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Scotland

Data Protection
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 4 £52,500 +43.83% 1
Glasgow -4 3 £66,500 +121.66%
Inverclyde - 1 £66,000 -
Data Protection
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 11 (40.74%) CISSP
1 11 (40.74%) CISM
1 11 (40.74%) GDPR
2 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
2 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 8 (29.63%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) OWASP
5 6 (22.22%) CISA
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 4 (14.81%) PA-DSS
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (11.11%) PCI QSA
8 3 (11.11%) QA
8 3 (11.11%) Selenium
8 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.11%) ISMS
8 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 3 (11.11%) Security Management
8 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (3.70%) FileNet
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) iTrent
2 1 (3.70%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Appium
1 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
1 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Security Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) BBC
3 1 (3.70%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) IVR
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
2 8 (29.63%) Information Security
3 7 (25.93%) OWASP
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) B2B
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
7 3 (11.11%) ISMS
7 3 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (11.11%) Line Management
7 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CISM
1 11 (40.74%) CISSP
2 6 (22.22%) CISA
3 3 (11.11%) PCI QSA
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) GDPR
2 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) PA-DSS
4 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) CommVault
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) Northgate
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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