Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 164 288
Rank change year-on-year -57 +124 +59
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 89 145 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.18% 1.57% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.81% 10.94% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 76 125 38
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.18% -14.57% +4.74%
10th Percentile £32,000 £25,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,000 £80,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -3.23%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,307 1,325 1,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.36% 14.35% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1,069 887
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £20,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Yorkshire

GDPR
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDPR in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for GDPR in Yorkshire

GDPR
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for GDPR in Yorkshire

GDPR
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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 +18 70 £50,000 +25.00% 28
South Yorkshire -12 10 £47,000 -10.48% 9
North Yorkshire -46 8 £40,000 -11.11% 5
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 41 (46.07%) Information Security
2 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.84%) CISSP
4 22 (24.72%) Management Information System
4 22 (24.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (23.60%) PCI DSS
6 19 (21.35%) Windows
7 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
7 18 (20.22%) Security Management
7 18 (20.22%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (19.10%) CISM
9 16 (17.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (17.98%) ITIL
9 16 (17.98%) Data Protection
9 16 (17.98%) Internal Audit
10 15 (16.85%) Change Management
10 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (15.73%) CISA
12 13 (14.61%) Firewall
12 13 (14.61%) Finance
12 13 (14.61%) Scrum
12 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (14.61%) Degree
13 12 (13.48%) Kanban
13 12 (13.48%) Linux
14 11 (12.36%) PRINCE2
14 11 (12.36%) Windows Server
14 11 (12.36%) Analytics
14 11 (12.36%) DevOps
15 10 (11.24%) JavaScript

GDPR
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 (5.62%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.62%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (5.62%) Office 365
3 5 (5.62%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.25%) SaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) Firewall
2 5 (5.62%) SAN
2 5 (5.62%) VPN
3 4 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.49%) Network Security
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (3.37%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.37%) VLAN
4 3 (3.37%) WAN
5 2 (2.25%) DHCP
5 2 (2.25%) HSRP
5 2 (2.25%) VoIP
6 1 (1.12%) Broadband
6 1 (1.12%) IPsec
6 1 (1.12%) LAN
6 1 (1.12%) SMTP
6 1 (1.12%) WebEx
6 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.62%) Power BI
4 4 (4.49%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (4.49%) Big Data
4 4 (4.49%) KNIME
4 4 (4.49%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (4.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.12%) Protractor
2 1 (1.12%) Selenium
2 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
2 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.12%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Retail
3 8 (8.99%) Billing
4 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.49%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Automotive
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.12%) Retail Finance
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Analyst
2 15 (16.85%) Security Analyst
3 9 (10.11%) Security Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Information Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Risk Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Technology Risk Manager
5 7 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Architect
6 6 (6.74%) Information Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Data Protection Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
1 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.49%) CSS
2 4 (4.49%) HTML
3 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.37%) jQuery
3 3 (3.37%) LESS
3 3 (3.37%) Redux
3 3 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (3.37%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.12%) MDX
4 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.62%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.25%) Clustering
4 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.12%) EPoS
5 1 (1.12%) Handset
5 1 (1.12%) IVR
5 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Windows
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 11 (12.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Unix
5 3 (3.37%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.25%) AIX
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.12%) HPUX
7 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Information Security
2 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (20.22%) Security Management
4 16 (17.98%) Data Protection
4 16 (17.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (17.98%) Internal Audit
4 16 (17.98%) ITIL
5 15 (16.85%) Change Management
5 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.61%) Scrum
7 12 (13.48%) Kanban
8 11 (12.36%) Analytics
8 11 (12.36%) DevOps
8 11 (12.36%) PRINCE2
9 10 (11.24%) Business Continuity
9 10 (11.24%) Data Security
9 10 (11.24%) Information Security Management
9 10 (11.24%) SIEM
9 10 (11.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.11%) SQL
3 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.87%) C#
5 6 (6.74%) Perl
5 6 (6.74%) PHP
5 6 (6.74%) Python
5 6 (6.74%) Ruby
6 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.12%) C
6 1 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) CISSP
2 17 (19.10%) CISM
3 14 (15.73%) CISA
4 13 (14.61%) Degree
5 8 (8.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (6.74%) CISMP
7 3 (3.37%) CRISC
7 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.37%) PMP
8 2 (2.25%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (2.25%) CGEIT
8 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.25%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.25%) SSCP
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (23.60%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (6.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.25%) COBIT
6 2 (2.25%) ISO 22301
6 2 (2.25%) NIST
7 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) vSphere
3 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) CASB
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
1 2 (2.25%) WSUS
2 1 (1.12%) Ansible
2 1 (1.12%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Cisco
3 6 (6.74%) Dynatrace
4 5 (5.62%) Databricks
5 4 (4.49%) Adobe
5 4 (4.49%) Alteryx
5 4 (4.49%) Informatica
5 4 (4.49%) Paxata
6 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.25%) F5
6 2 (2.25%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) NetApp
6 2 (2.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.12%) Cadence
7 1 (1.12%) Dell
7 1 (1.12%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.12%) Veeam