Period
to 28 October 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 112 147 285
Rank change year-on-year +35 +138 -22
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 170 18 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.50% 0.64% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.56% 1.87% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 170 10 8
10th Percentile £21,250 " £32,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £34,641
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £37,500 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.24% +1.54%
75th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £56,425 "
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,250
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.47% -16.25%

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 2,593 963 2,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.19% 33.99% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,884 814 1,623
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £22,600
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +3.77%

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 October 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 October 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 +8 131 £54,000 +66.15% 2
South Yorkshire -8 37 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire - 2 £46,500 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 85 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.29%) DevOps
4 44 (25.88%) Azure
5 40 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 38 (22.35%) Finance
7 32 (18.82%) Docker
7 32 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (18.24%) SQL
9 28 (16.47%) Microsoft
9 28 (16.47%) Social Skills
10 27 (15.88%) Git (software)
11 26 (15.29%) Python
11 26 (15.29%) Software Engineering
12 25 (14.71%) Kubernetes
13 23 (13.53%) AWS
14 21 (12.35%) JIRA
14 21 (12.35%) Data Management
15 20 (11.76%) Linux
15 20 (11.76%) Microservices
15 20 (11.76%) Vue.js
15 20 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 19 (11.18%) GDPR
16 19 (11.18%) AngularJS
16 19 (11.18%) User Stories
17 18 (10.59%) Java
17 18 (10.59%) SQL Server
17 18 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (10.59%) Service Delivery
17 18 (10.59%) Mentoring

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 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.35%) Confluence
3 3 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (25.88%) Azure
2 23 (13.53%) AWS
3 15 (8.82%) Power Platform
4 12 (7.06%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (7.06%) Serverless
5 9 (5.29%) Amazon EKS
6 8 (4.71%) SaaS
7 6 (3.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (3.53%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.53%) CloudFront
8 4 (2.35%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 4 (2.35%) AWS CodePipeline
8 4 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.35%) Microsoft 365
9 3 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.18%) GCP
10 2 (1.18%) Miro
11 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) HTTP
1 5 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.82%) Power BI
2 15 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.71%) OLAP
4 8 (4.71%) Oracle OLAP
4 8 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (4.71%) SSDT
5 7 (4.12%) Big Data
6 6 (3.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.53%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.76%) Redis
8 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.35%) JIRA
3 12 (7.06%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.29%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 8 (4.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (4.12%) Selenium
7 6 (3.53%) Mocha
7 6 (3.53%) Subversion
8 5 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.35%) JUnit
9 4 (2.35%) Maven
10 3 (1.76%) Appium
10 3 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.76%) Postman
10 3 (1.76%) Protractor
10 3 (1.76%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.76%) webpack
11 2 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (22.35%) Finance
2 28 (16.47%) Social Skills
3 14 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.88%) Public Sector
5 9 (5.29%) Influencing Skills
5 9 (5.29%) Marketing
6 5 (2.94%) Retail
7 3 (1.76%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (27.65%) Developer
2 23 (13.53%) Analyst
3 20 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 15 (8.82%) Support Specialist
5 12 (7.06%) Business Analyst
6 11 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Architect
7 10 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) Product Manager
8 8 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (4.71%) Technical Business Analyst
9 7 (4.12%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Test Manager
10 6 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (3.53%) Customer Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Insight Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) IT Support
10 6 (3.53%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.76%) Vue.js
2 19 (11.18%) AngularJS
3 17 (10.00%) React
4 15 (8.82%) Node.js
5 13 (7.65%) .NET
5 13 (7.65%) HTML
6 10 (5.88%) CSS
6 10 (5.88%) JSON
6 10 (5.88%) Web Services
7 9 (5.29%) RESTful
8 8 (4.71%) MDX
9 7 (4.12%) .NET Core
9 7 (4.12%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.12%) Spring
9 7 (4.12%) Spring Boot
10 6 (3.53%) REST
10 6 (3.53%) WPF
10 6 (3.53%) XML
11 5 (2.94%) HTML5
11 5 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.47%) User Experience
2 6 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.94%) NHS
4 4 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.35%) Legacy Code
5 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.59%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.59%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.76%) Linux
2 12 (7.06%) Windows
3 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) Unix
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 85 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.29%) DevOps
4 32 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (15.29%) Software Engineering
6 21 (12.35%) Data Management
7 20 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 20 (11.76%) Microservices
8 19 (11.18%) User Stories
9 18 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (10.59%) Mentoring
9 18 (10.59%) Service Delivery
10 17 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 17 (10.00%) Logistics
10 17 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.41%) Analytics
11 16 (9.41%) Scrum
12 14 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.24%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (8.24%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 31 (18.24%) SQL
3 26 (15.29%) Python
4 18 (10.59%) Java
5 10 (5.88%) C#
5 10 (5.88%) R
5 10 (5.88%) TypeScript
6 8 (4.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (4.12%) Java 8
8 4 (2.35%) Java 11
8 4 (2.35%) Java 9
8 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.18%) Go
9 2 (1.18%) Groovy
9 2 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.59%) Ruby
10 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (10.00%) Degree
2 6 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.18%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.18%) CISSP
4 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) GDPR
2 5 (2.94%) QA
3 4 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.35%) PMO
4 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (18.82%) Docker
2 10 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (14.71%) Kubernetes
2 17 (10.00%) Terraform
3 9 (5.29%) Ansible
4 4 (2.35%) Puppet
5 3 (1.76%) SCCM
6 2 (1.18%) Istio
7 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.41%) Oracle
3 5 (2.94%) Adobe
3 5 (2.94%) Splunk
4 3 (1.76%) Cisco
4 3 (1.76%) VMware
5 2 (1.18%) Databricks
6 1 (0.59%) Google