Period
to 18 March 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 March 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 158 323
Rank change year-on-year -14 +165 -
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 105 158 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.46% 1.57% 0.047%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.67% 14.02% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 81 131 5
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,655 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.79% +23.89% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £53,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -7.69%

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 984 1,127 1,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.71% 11.18% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 736 920 1,003
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,625 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,625 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 March 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 March 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 +1 67 £47,500 -5.00% 13
South Yorkshire +5 18 £55,000 -2.22% 4
North Yorkshire +4 15 £43,750 -2.78% 6
East Yorkshire +16 4 £52,500 -16.00%
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 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 43 (40.95%) Information Security
2 33 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (30.48%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (25.71%) PCI DSS
5 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (24.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (24.76%) CISSP
6 24 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
8 22 (20.95%) CISM
8 22 (20.95%) Firewall
8 22 (20.95%) Data Protection
9 21 (20.00%) Degree
10 20 (19.05%) Windows
10 20 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
10 20 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (18.10%) CISA
12 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
14 16 (15.24%) RESTful
14 16 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (15.24%) Web Services
15 15 (14.29%) Java
15 15 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (14.29%) REST
15 15 (14.29%) SDLC
16 14 (13.33%) GitHub
16 14 (13.33%) React
16 14 (13.33%) Kubernetes
16 14 (13.33%) TypeScript

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 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) nginx
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (13.33%) GitHub
4 7 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.81%) Office 365
6 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.95%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.95%) Firewall
2 10 (9.52%) VPN
2 10 (9.52%) WAN
3 9 (8.57%) LAN
3 9 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (7.62%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.86%) Network Security
7 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.90%) Internet
7 2 (1.90%) SSL
7 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.95%) DHCP
8 1 (0.95%) DNS
8 1 (0.95%) HSRP
8 1 (0.95%) HTTP
8 1 (0.95%) SAN
8 1 (0.95%) SMTP
8 1 (0.95%) VLAN
8 1 (0.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.90%) Adabas
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) HBase
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.33%) JIRA
3 11 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.71%) Gradle
6 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.86%) Subversion
7 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.95%) Grunt
8 1 (0.95%) gulp
8 1 (0.95%) Hudson
8 1 (0.95%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.95%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.95%) Protractor
8 1 (0.95%) Selenium
8 1 (0.95%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 6 (5.71%) Billing
2 5 (4.76%) Legal
3 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Finance
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (19.05%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Developer
3 17 (16.19%) IT Security Specialist
3 17 (16.19%) Security Specialist
4 10 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Information Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Junior
6 8 (7.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 6 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Risk Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Security Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Technology Risk Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) RESTful
1 16 (15.24%) Web Services
2 15 (14.29%) REST
3 14 (13.33%) Node.js
3 14 (13.33%) React
4 10 (9.52%) .NET
4 10 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.81%) jQuery
6 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.90%) JSON
7 2 (1.90%) OAuth
7 2 (1.90%) OAuth2
7 2 (1.90%) RAML
7 2 (1.90%) Sass
7 2 (1.90%) SOAP
7 2 (1.90%) WCF
7 2 (1.90%) WinForms
7 2 (1.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.90%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.90%) EPoS
4 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.90%) Robotics
4 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.95%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.95%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 12 (11.43%) Unix
4 7 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) HPUX
5 1 (0.95%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.95%) Information Security
2 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (20.95%) Data Protection
5 20 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (14.29%) SDLC
8 14 (13.33%) Business Continuity
8 14 (13.33%) ITIL
8 14 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (13.33%) Scrum
9 12 (11.43%) DevOps
10 11 (10.48%) Security Auditing
10 11 (10.48%) Security Operations
10 11 (10.48%) SIEM
11 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
11 10 (9.52%) Security Testing
12 9 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.57%) Migration
12 9 (8.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
2 15 (14.29%) Java
3 14 (13.33%) TypeScript
4 9 (8.57%) C#
5 7 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.67%) Python
5 7 (6.67%) SQL
6 6 (5.71%) Perl
6 6 (5.71%) Ruby
6 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.95%) HiveQL
8 1 (0.95%) Natural
8 1 (0.95%) RPG
8 1 (0.95%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) CISSP
2 22 (20.95%) CISM
3 21 (20.00%) Degree
4 19 (18.10%) CISA
5 9 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (6.67%) SANS
6 7 (6.67%) SSCP
7 5 (4.76%) CRISC
8 4 (3.81%) CGEIT
8 4 (3.81%) PCI QSA
9 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.95%) CEH
10 1 (0.95%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.95%) GCIH
10 1 (0.95%) GIAC
10 1 (0.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (25.71%) PCI DSS
3 20 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (2.86%) COBIT
6 3 (2.86%) HL7
7 2 (1.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.90%) ISO 22301
7 2 (1.90%) PMO
7 2 (1.90%) PSD2
8 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) HDFS
3 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.62%) Ansible
3 7 (6.67%) Terraform
4 3 (2.86%) Forum Sentry
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.95%) Nessus
6 1 (0.95%) Nmap
6 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.95%) Puppet
6 1 (0.95%) SCCM
6 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Cisco
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
3 7 (6.67%) Apple
3 7 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.76%) Dynatrace
5 4 (3.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.81%) F5
6 2 (1.90%) IBM
6 2 (1.90%) McAfee
6 2 (1.90%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.90%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) webMethods
7 1 (0.95%) Adobe
7 1 (0.95%) Cadence
7 1 (0.95%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.95%) Google
7 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds