Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Protection
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 142 273
Rank change year-on-year +50 +131 -76
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 193 23 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.00% 0.88% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 0.94% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 178 19 28
10th Percentile £21,250 " £29,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £36,047
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £37,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -19.35% +3.33%
75th Percentile £61,625 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £55,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.54% -4.27%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,055 2,456 6,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.07% 94.03% 91.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,701 2,149 5,464
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +2.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Protection in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 -3 128 £51,500 +42.07% 10
South Yorkshire -1 48 £43,750 -27.08% 2
North Yorkshire +5 9 £51,000 +13.33%
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 145 (75.13%) Data Protection Act
2 75 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (29.02%) DevOps
4 43 (22.28%) Azure
4 43 (22.28%) Finance
5 36 (18.65%) JavaScript
5 36 (18.65%) Microsoft
5 36 (18.65%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (18.13%) SQL
7 30 (15.54%) GDPR
7 30 (15.54%) Docker
8 27 (13.99%) Social Skills
9 23 (11.92%) Service Delivery
9 23 (11.92%) Software Engineering
10 22 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (11.40%) Python
11 21 (10.88%) Git (software)
11 21 (10.88%) JIRA
11 21 (10.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 21 (10.88%) Microservices
11 21 (10.88%) Kubernetes
12 20 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
12 20 (10.36%) Degree
12 20 (10.36%) Data Management
12 20 (10.36%) ITIL
13 19 (9.84%) SQL Server
13 19 (9.84%) AWS
13 19 (9.84%) AngularJS
13 19 (9.84%) Analytics

Data Protection
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 6 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.07%) Confluence
3 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.04%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 43 (22.28%) Azure
2 19 (9.84%) AWS
3 15 (7.77%) Power Platform
4 12 (6.22%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (6.22%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (6.22%) Serverless
5 9 (4.66%) Amazon EKS
6 8 (4.15%) SaaS
7 6 (3.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (3.11%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.11%) CloudFront
8 5 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (2.07%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 4 (2.07%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.04%) Miro
12 1 (0.52%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (0.52%) Azure Service Bus
12 1 (0.52%) Google Workspace
12 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.15%) WAN
2 6 (3.11%) Firewall
2 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.59%) HTTP
3 5 (2.59%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.59%) LAN
3 5 (2.59%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) VLAN
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.77%) Power BI
2 15 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.15%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.15%) OLAP
5 8 (4.15%) Oracle OLAP
5 8 (4.15%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (4.15%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (4.15%) SSDT
6 6 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (3.11%) Big Data
6 6 (3.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.55%) MySQL
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 21 (10.88%) Git (software)
1 21 (10.88%) JIRA
2 11 (5.70%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.66%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (3.11%) Mocha
5 6 (3.11%) Subversion
6 5 (2.59%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.07%) Selenium
8 3 (1.55%) Appium
8 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.55%) JUnit
8 3 (1.55%) Maven
8 3 (1.55%) Postman
8 3 (1.55%) Protractor
8 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.55%) webpack
9 1 (0.52%) GitLab
9 1 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 43 (22.28%) Finance
2 27 (13.99%) Social Skills
3 20 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (9.84%) Public Sector
5 9 (4.66%) Influencing Skills
6 8 (4.15%) Marketing
6 8 (4.15%) Organisational Skills
7 7 (3.63%) Manufacturing
8 6 (3.11%) Legal
8 6 (3.11%) Retail
9 3 (1.55%) Law
9 3 (1.55%) Social Housing
9 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (20.21%) Developer
2 27 (13.99%) Analyst
3 18 (9.33%) Senior Developer
4 15 (7.77%) Support Specialist
5 11 (5.70%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.66%) Architect
7 9 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.66%) IT Support
8 8 (4.15%) Information Manager
8 8 (4.15%) Product Manager
8 8 (4.15%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.15%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (4.15%) Technical Business Analyst
9 7 (3.63%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (3.63%) Governance Manager
9 7 (3.63%) Information Governance Manager
10 6 (3.11%) AWS Architect
10 6 (3.11%) Azure Architect
10 6 (3.11%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.84%) AngularJS
2 17 (8.81%) Vue.js
3 14 (7.25%) Node.js
3 14 (7.25%) React
4 12 (6.22%) .NET
4 12 (6.22%) HTML
5 9 (4.66%) RESTful
5 9 (4.66%) Web Services
6 8 (4.15%) MDX
7 7 (3.63%) CSS
7 7 (3.63%) jQuery
7 7 (3.63%) JSON
7 7 (3.63%) XML
8 6 (3.11%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.11%) REST
8 6 (3.11%) Spring
8 6 (3.11%) Spring Boot
8 6 (3.11%) WPF
9 5 (2.59%) .NET Core
9 5 (2.59%) Blazor
Miscellaneous
1 145 (75.13%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.74%) NHS
3 13 (6.74%) User Experience
4 10 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.11%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.55%) Legacy Code
10 2 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.04%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.52%) FMCG
11 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.33%) Linux
1 18 (9.33%) Windows
2 6 (3.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.02%) DevOps
3 36 (18.65%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (11.92%) Service Delivery
4 23 (11.92%) Software Engineering
5 22 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (10.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (10.88%) Microservices
7 20 (10.36%) Data Management
7 20 (10.36%) ITIL
7 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
8 19 (9.84%) Analytics
8 19 (9.84%) User Stories
9 18 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (8.81%) Incident Management
10 17 (8.81%) Logistics
11 16 (8.29%) Data Governance
11 16 (8.29%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (8.29%) Visualisation
12 15 (7.77%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.65%) JavaScript
2 35 (18.13%) SQL
3 22 (11.40%) Python
4 16 (8.29%) Java
5 12 (6.22%) C#
6 10 (5.18%) R
7 9 (4.66%) TypeScript
8 8 (4.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (3.11%) Java 8
10 3 (1.55%) Java 11
10 3 (1.55%) Java 9
11 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.04%) C
11 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.52%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (10.36%) Degree
2 6 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.55%) CISSP
4 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) CISA
5 2 (1.04%) CRISC
6 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.54%) GDPR
2 16 (8.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.63%) Data Quality
4 6 (3.11%) QA
4 6 (3.11%) SLA
5 3 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.55%) PMO
6 2 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.04%) GRC
6 2 (1.04%) NIST
7 1 (0.52%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (15.54%) Docker
2 14 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.07%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (10.88%) Kubernetes
2 16 (8.29%) Terraform
3 9 (4.66%) Ansible
4 8 (4.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.29%) Oracle
3 11 (5.70%) Cisco
4 10 (5.18%) VMware
5 5 (2.59%) Adobe
5 5 (2.59%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (1.55%) SAP
7 2 (1.04%) Databricks
7 2 (1.04%) Splunk
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Google
8 1 (0.52%) IFS
8 1 (0.52%) Sophos