Period
to 21 July 2018

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

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 - 140
Rank change year-on-year - +140 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 19 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.33% - 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.38% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 - -
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 -
% change year-on-year -8.11% - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 167 253 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.73% 15.85% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 147 215 266
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +14.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £21,400 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -10.94%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in South Wales

GDPR
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in South Wales.

Salary trend for GDPR in South Wales

GDPR
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for GDPR in South Wales

GDPR
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Cardiff - 15 £47,000 - 2
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £40,000 -
GDPR
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing GDPR 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 South Wales region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 9 (47.37%) SQL
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 5 (26.32%) Teradata
4 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (26.32%) High Availability
4 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (21.05%) Liferay
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) IaaS
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Database Architect
1 5 (26.32%) DBA
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Information Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Database Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Senior DBA
1 5 (26.32%) Senior SQL DBA
1 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Compliance Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Sales Business Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) HTML5
1 4 (21.05%) Java EE
1 4 (21.05%) JPA
1 4 (21.05%) jQuery
1 4 (21.05%) OSGi
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
1 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) High Availability
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (21.05%) Android Development
4 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (21.05%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Teradata
3 4 (21.05%) SAP