The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 95 85 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -54
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 16 10 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.13% 0.88% 6.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 3.83% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £39,500 £52,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.76% +101.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
289 261 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.37% 22.96% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 180 177 147
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
4 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (16.67%) JUnit
5 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (16.67%) Spring
5 4 (16.67%) Maven
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (16.67%) Trac
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) V-Model
6 3 (12.50%) Market Research
7 2 (8.33%) C++

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SugarCRM
1 2 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.33%) Pentaho
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JUnit
1 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) Trac
2 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Governance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Trainee
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (12.50%) V-Model
3 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (12.50%) Market Research
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Code Coverage
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Test Management
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Jython
2 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) PCI QSA
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Talend
3 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.17%) LogLogic