Period
to 28 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 183 300
Rank change year-on-year +7 +117 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 63 4 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 2 5
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,200 "
25th Percentile £40,774 £42,875 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £45,500 £35,625
Median % change year-on-year +18.68% +27.72% -16.18%
75th Percentile £61,750 £47,875 £53,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,400 £56,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -20.83%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,268 1,088 2,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.16% 29.65% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,695 891 1,903
10th Percentile £30,200 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £32,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £64,000 £55,334 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Protection Act in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection Act in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -16 42 £54,000 +13.68% 6
South Yorkshire -18 20 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire -3 1 £33,000 -24.14%
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 63 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (47.62%) Azure
3 29 (46.03%) DevOps
4 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
6 22 (34.92%) Docker
7 15 (23.81%) Kubernetes
7 15 (23.81%) Vue.js
7 15 (23.81%) Linux
8 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
8 13 (20.63%) Social Skills
9 12 (19.05%) React
9 12 (19.05%) Microservices
9 12 (19.05%) JIRA
9 12 (19.05%) AWS
9 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 11 (17.46%) Scrum
10 11 (17.46%) Degree
10 11 (17.46%) Logistics
10 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
10 11 (17.46%) Node.js
11 10 (15.87%) Requirements Gathering
11 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (15.87%) Finance
12 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
12 9 (14.29%) Web Development
12 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.29%) Public Sector
12 9 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (14.29%) Serverless

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.17%) Sketch
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (47.62%) Azure
2 12 (19.05%) AWS
3 9 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (14.29%) Serverless
4 6 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (9.52%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (9.52%) Amazon S3
4 6 (9.52%) CloudFront
5 4 (6.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.76%) SaaS
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (3.17%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
1 3 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (9.52%) Big Data
1 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) JIRA
2 6 (9.52%) Mocha
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) JUnit
3 3 (4.76%) Maven
3 3 (4.76%) Postman
3 3 (4.76%) webpack
4 2 (3.17%) Appium
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) Protractor
4 2 (3.17%) Selenium
4 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (20.63%) Social Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 9 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 5 (7.94%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.59%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Azure Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (4.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) Vue.js
2 12 (19.05%) React
3 11 (17.46%) Node.js
4 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 8 (12.70%) HTML
5 8 (12.70%) RESTful
6 6 (9.52%) JSON
6 6 (9.52%) REST
7 5 (7.94%) .NET
7 5 (7.94%) CSS
7 5 (7.94%) jQuery
7 5 (7.94%) Web Services
8 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (4.76%) CSS3
8 3 (4.76%) Express
8 3 (4.76%) Flask
8 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.76%) Spring
8 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (7.94%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.76%) Legacy Code
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) NHS
4 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.59%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 29 (46.03%) DevOps
3 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
5 12 (19.05%) Microservices
6 11 (17.46%) Logistics
6 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
6 11 (17.46%) Scrum
7 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (15.87%) Requirements Gathering
8 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.29%) Web Development
9 8 (12.70%) Data Security
9 8 (12.70%) Epics
9 8 (12.70%) Product Backlog
9 8 (12.70%) Software Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.70%) User Stories
10 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.70%) Java
2 8 (12.70%) TypeScript
3 6 (9.52%) Python
4 4 (6.35%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Java 11
5 3 (4.76%) Java 8
5 3 (4.76%) Java 9
6 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.17%) CISSP
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.76%) PMO
3 2 (3.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.94%) Terraform
3 3 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) Splunk
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Thycotic