Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 104 136
Rank change year-on-year +10 +32 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 20 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.27% 0.29% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.27% 2.05% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 0
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £33,775 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.18% - -
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,050 -
% change year-on-year +14.12% - -

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 163 195 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 10.32% 14.17% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 142 161 264
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,025 £25,000 £21,075
90th Percentile £67,375 £56,250 £59,625
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -9 17 £27,500 -18.58%
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £42,500 -
GDPR
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 7 (35.00%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (30.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) SAP
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
5 3 (15.00%) Maven
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Java EE
5 3 (15.00%) JPA
5 3 (15.00%) Android
5 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

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 3 (15.00%) Liferay
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) HBase
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Business Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) Sales Business Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Compliance Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) HTML5
1 3 (15.00%) Java EE
1 3 (15.00%) JPA
1 3 (15.00%) jQuery
1 3 (15.00%) OSGi
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
1 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Android Development
3 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (15.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) SAP