The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 184 210
Rank change year-on-year +7 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 8 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.61% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 1.82% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 2
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £36,900 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £63,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1100 1425 1475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.57% 33.23% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1036 1117
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bradford +1 1 £100,000 +53.84%
Halifax - 1 £100,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £100,000 -
Data Protection Act
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 4 (33.33%) GDPR
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) EDI
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) CISSP
6 2 (16.67%) Intranet
6 2 (16.67%) Extranet
6 2 (16.67%) B2B
6 2 (16.67%) B2C

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Extranet
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) OLAP
1 2 (16.67%) OLTP
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) EDI
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) WF
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) B2C
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CEH
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (33.33%) GDPR
3 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (8.33%) ISO27002
4 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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