Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 144 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 +101
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 23 70 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.54% 1.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.07% 14.34% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 66 94
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -25.58%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,000 £28,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +5.88%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 285 488 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.10% 10.72% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 234 386 735
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,563 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £61,875 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in West Yorkshire

GDPR
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for GDPR in West Yorkshire

GDPR
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing GDPR in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for GDPR in West Yorkshire

GDPR
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 GDPR within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. 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
Leeds +23 19 £48,750 -6.25% 4
Bradford +7 3 £52,500 +10.53% 1
GDPR
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
3 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Data Management
5 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
5 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
5 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
6 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 5 (21.74%) IBM Sterling
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) IBM
6 5 (21.74%) FTP
6 5 (21.74%) B2B
6 5 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) VBScript
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Azure

GDPR
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (4.35%) GCP
4 1 (4.35%) GitHub
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) FTP
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) HTTP
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) SMTP
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Metasploit
3 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.35%) GitLab
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Public Sector
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Security Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Information Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Information Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Security Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Security Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Renewable Energy
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) CCTV
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data Management
4 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
5 5 (21.74%) B2B
5 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Security Management
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Metadata Management
7 2 (8.70%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
1 5 (21.74%) VBScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISM
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) CEH
2 2 (8.70%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (8.70%) GSEC
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSD
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.35%) GLBA
4 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
4 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) IBM
1 5 (21.74%) IBM Sterling
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Databricks
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) CloudEndure
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp