The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 145 132 176
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +44
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 31 50 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 1.42% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 6.25% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
SC Cleared
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
688 800 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.37% 22.73% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 538 610 733
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 63 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (47.62%) Windows
3 27 (42.86%) Finance
4 25 (39.68%) Degree
5 23 (36.51%) Java
6 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (30.16%) Financial Institution
7 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
7 19 (30.16%) HTML
7 19 (30.16%) SQL
7 19 (30.16%) CSS
7 19 (30.16%) jQuery
7 19 (30.16%) Node.js
7 19 (30.16%) AngularJS
7 19 (30.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (28.57%) Grunt
8 18 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (28.57%) Sass
8 18 (28.57%) LESS
8 18 (28.57%) React
8 18 (28.57%) lodash
8 18 (28.57%) gulp
8 18 (28.57%) Front End Development
8 18 (28.57%) CSS3
8 18 (28.57%) HTML5
8 18 (28.57%) Unix
9 17 (26.98%) Python
9 17 (26.98%) C
10 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.63%) Management Information System

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (30.16%) Node.js
2 9 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) Liferay
3 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Lorenzo
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Wireless
1 12 (19.05%) Wireless Security
2 10 (15.87%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) SSL
4 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) PuTTY
5 4 (6.35%) SSH
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) DNS
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.59%) Network Security
6 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.29%) MySQL
4 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Grunt
1 18 (28.57%) gulp
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.59%) jMock
3 1 (1.59%) JUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Mockito
3 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.59%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 19 (30.16%) Financial Institution
3 12 (19.05%) Publishing
4 9 (14.29%) Electronics
5 8 (12.70%) Aerospace
6 4 (6.35%) Marketing
7 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (17.46%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Angular Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 7 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Programmer
5 7 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 7 (11.11%) UI Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) UI Programmer
6 6 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (9.52%) Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Security Specialist
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Tester
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) AngularJS
1 19 (30.16%) CSS
1 19 (30.16%) HTML
1 19 (30.16%) jQuery
1 19 (30.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 18 (28.57%) CSS3
2 18 (28.57%) HTML5
2 18 (28.57%) LESS
2 18 (28.57%) lodash
2 18 (28.57%) React
2 18 (28.57%) Sass
3 10 (15.87%) .NET
4 5 (7.94%) Regular Expression
4 5 (7.94%) SOAP
4 5 (7.94%) Web Services
5 4 (6.35%) LAMP
5 4 (6.35%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (6.35%) XML
6 1 (1.59%) Ajax
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
1 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
1 13 (20.63%) PlayStation
1 13 (20.63%) User Experience
2 12 (19.05%) CESG
2 12 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 9 (14.29%) NHS
5 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.76%) EPoS
6 3 (4.76%) Health Informatics
6 3 (4.76%) Informatics
7 1 (1.59%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Unix
3 10 (15.87%) Linux
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.94%) Solaris
6 4 (6.35%) CentOS
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 18 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (20.63%) Information Security
3 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (20.63%) Web Design
3 13 (20.63%) Web Development
4 12 (19.05%) ITIL
5 10 (15.87%) ITIL V3
5 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
6 9 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 9 (14.29%) ETL
6 9 (14.29%) Migration
7 8 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 6 (9.52%) MVC
10 5 (7.94%) Security Management
10 5 (7.94%) SIEM
10 5 (7.94%) Social Engineering
11 4 (6.35%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) Java
2 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) C
3 17 (26.98%) Python
4 13 (20.63%) Ruby
5 12 (19.05%) C++
5 12 (19.05%) Perl
5 12 (19.05%) PHP
6 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) Groovy
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (39.68%) Degree
3 12 (19.05%) CREST Certified
4 9 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (6.35%) CEH
5 4 (6.35%) HP ASE
5 4 (6.35%) HPE ATP
5 4 (6.35%) RHCE
5 4 (6.35%) SANS
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) COBIT
2 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Hyperic
1 4 (6.35%) Nagios
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
1 4 (6.35%) SELinux
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Sony
1 13 (20.63%) Virgin Media
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 7 (11.11%) HP
5 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.35%) ArcSight
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Dell
7 3 (4.76%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Unisys