Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 102 102
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 10 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.05% 1.52% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.66% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 18
Somerset median annual salary £26,717 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.63% +28.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £25,786 £37,500 £30,650
90th Percentile £50,294 £57,500 £41,625
South West median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 862 1,268 1,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.93% 91.88% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 674 1,038 1,063
Somerset median annual salary £42,750 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Somerset

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Somerset

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Somerset

Data Protection
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Taunton +1 9 £26,717 -33.21% 3
Bath +17 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Data Protection
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) GIS
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (90.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 9 (90.00%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (90.00%) Geospatial Data
1 9 (90.00%) Collaborative Working
1 9 (90.00%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) ISMS
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Geospatial Data
1 9 (90.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Collaborative Working
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (90.00%) Deployment Automation
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) ISMS
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS