Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 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
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 175 182
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +149
Permanent jobs citing GDPR 76 103 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.41% 1.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.53% 9.66% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 64 73 111
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +29.41%
10th Percentile £26,864 £23,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,625 £65,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% -4.00%

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 722 1,066 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.01% 14.57% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 619 817 809
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% +1.20% +10.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,120
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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 +6 45 £45,000 -5.26% 18
South Yorkshire +23 22 £53,750 +7.50% 8
East Yorkshire +17 4 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North Yorkshire +8 3 £38,250 +2.00% 4
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 29 (38.16%) Information Security
2 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 23 (30.26%) Data Protection
4 21 (27.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (27.63%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
5 18 (23.68%) Finance
6 16 (21.05%) Data Privacy
7 15 (19.74%) Firewall
8 14 (18.42%) Risk Management
8 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
8 14 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (17.11%) Change Management
9 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (15.79%) Financial Institution
10 12 (15.79%) Workflow
10 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (15.79%) Line Management
10 12 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (15.79%) Task Automation
11 11 (14.47%) Azure
11 11 (14.47%) SIEM
11 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
11 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.47%) Project Management
12 10 (13.16%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (13.16%) NIST
13 9 (11.84%) CISSP
13 9 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (10.53%) Data Security

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 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Azure
2 8 (10.53%) AWS
3 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.95%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.63%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.63%) GitHub
5 2 (2.63%) IaaS
5 2 (2.63%) PaaS
5 2 (2.63%) SaaS
6 1 (1.32%) GCP
6 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) Network Security
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) SMTP
3 2 (2.63%) SSL
3 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (1.32%) VPN
4 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.95%) Power BI
3 2 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.63%) GitLab
1 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.32%) RStudio
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.89%) Legal
3 6 (7.89%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Law
4 5 (6.58%) Marketing
5 4 (5.26%) Retail Finance
6 2 (2.63%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.32%) Housing Association
7 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Security Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Information Officer
5 6 (7.89%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (7.89%) IT Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Security Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Security Officer
6 5 (6.58%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Security Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Email Marketing Specialist
7 4 (5.26%) Email Specialist
7 4 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Marketing Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Head of Analytics
8 3 (3.95%) Head of Data Analytics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 4 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.63%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Blog
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Information Security
2 23 (30.26%) Data Protection
3 21 (27.63%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (21.05%) Data Privacy
5 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
5 14 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (18.42%) Risk Management
6 13 (17.11%) Change Management
7 12 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 12 (15.79%) Line Management
7 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.79%) Task Automation
7 12 (15.79%) Workflow
8 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.47%) Project Management
8 11 (14.47%) SIEM
9 10 (13.16%) Data Loss Prevention
10 9 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (10.53%) Data Security
11 8 (10.53%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) C#
3 3 (3.95%) C
3 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) Perl
4 2 (2.63%) PHP
4 2 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) R
5 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) CISSP
2 8 (10.53%) CISM
3 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.89%) PMP
4 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.95%) CISA
5 3 (3.95%) Degree
6 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) CEH
7 1 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.32%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (1.32%) CISMP
7 1 (1.32%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.32%) GIAC
7 1 (1.32%) GSEC
7 1 (1.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
3 10 (13.16%) NIST
4 6 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (3.95%) COBIT
5 3 (3.95%) ISO 22301
5 3 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.63%) GLBA
6 2 (2.63%) HIPAA
6 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (2.63%) QA
7 1 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.32%) NCSC
7 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Ansible
1 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
1 2 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) HubSpot
2 4 (5.26%) Marketo
2 4 (5.26%) Pardot
3 2 (2.63%) CA
3 2 (2.63%) CloudEndure
3 2 (2.63%) Databricks
4 1 (1.32%) Facebook
4 1 (1.32%) Hootsuite
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) YouTube