Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 85 96
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 25 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.58% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 0.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 4
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -20.83%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £54,000 £59,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +46.67% -34.78% +49.35%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 829 924 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.55% 88.85% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 679 790 749
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Watford

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Watford

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Watford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 10 (40.00%) Logistics
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) CISSP
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (20.00%) COBIT
6 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) Unix
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) CISA
6 5 (20.00%) CISM
6 5 (20.00%) Splunk
6 5 (20.00%) SIEM
6 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (20.00%) LogRhythm
6 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (20.00%) SaaS
6 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) MS Access
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Power BI
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (4.00%) MongoDB Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) MDX
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Logistics
2 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) SIEM
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Android Development
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CISA
1 5 (20.00%) CISM
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) COBIT
1 5 (20.00%) GDPR
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 22301
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) LogRhythm
1 5 (20.00%) Splunk
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) SAP