GDPR Jobs in Wales

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
UK > Wales

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 96 114 102
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 -31
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 29 21 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.40% 1.26% 2.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.32% 6.86% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 24
10th Percentile £27,753 - £20,000
25th Percentile £28,290 £26,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £27,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -47.62% +17.98%
75th Percentile £38,000 £39,500 £59,063
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,096 £75,000
UK median annual salary £46,750 £55,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% -3.51% -0.87%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wales

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 Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 281 306 406
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 13.54% 18.35% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 163 138 195
10th Percentile £25,088 £26,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,438 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £43,067 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.12% -9.33% +11.76%
75th Percentile £52,884 £50,000 £64,798
90th Percentile £64,500 £61,634 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Wales.

Salary trend for GDPR in Wales

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Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Wales over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 May 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales +16 14 £28,290 -54.74% 17
West Wales +11 7 £32,500 -16.67%
North Wales - 4 - - 9
Mid Wales - 4 £37,000 -
GDPR
UK

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (24.14%) Azure
3 6 (20.69%) GCP
4 5 (17.24%) AWS
4 5 (17.24%) Entra ID
4 5 (17.24%) OneDrive
5 3 (10.34%) Snowflake
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Looker
2 6 (20.69%) BigQuery
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
General
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Social Skills
3 7 (24.14%) Retail
4 5 (17.24%) Legal
5 4 (13.79%) Games
5 4 (13.79%) Law
5 4 (13.79%) Police
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Data Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Principal Data Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Compliance Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Technician
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (13.79%) EPoS
2 4 (13.79%) Onboarding
3 1 (3.45%) Product Ownership
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (31.03%) Agile
3 7 (24.14%) Data Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Data Pipeline
3 7 (24.14%) DataOps
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 6 (20.69%) Customer Service
4 6 (20.69%) Data Science
4 6 (20.69%) Platform Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Break/Fix
5 5 (17.24%) Fintech
5 5 (17.24%) Ticket Management
6 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (13.79%) Data Collection
6 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
6 4 (13.79%) Safety Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) PHP
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CISMP
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 4 (13.79%) Apple
3 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) WooCommerce
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco