The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 33 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.87% 1.99% 5.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.73% 6.28% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 21
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.88%

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 191 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.17% 31.67% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92 170 122
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Somerset

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +6 5 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Taunton +5 4 £41,000 -0.60%
Wells - 4 - -
Bridgwater - 2 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 81 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 54 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.62%) Software Engineering
4 40 (49.38%) C#
4 40 (49.38%) .NET
5 39 (48.15%) Java
5 39 (48.15%) Scrum
6 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
6 37 (45.68%) HTML
7 36 (44.44%) SQL
7 36 (44.44%) Automated Testing
7 36 (44.44%) Unit Testing
8 30 (37.04%) ASP.NET
9 29 (35.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (34.57%) Oracle
11 25 (30.86%) Line Management
12 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
13 21 (25.93%) IIS
13 21 (25.93%) MongoDB
13 21 (25.93%) NoSQL
14 20 (24.69%) C++
15 18 (22.22%) Test Automation
16 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
17 15 (18.52%) C
17 15 (18.52%) Waterfall
18 14 (17.28%) Windows
19 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
19 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
20 12 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
20 12 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 21 (25.93%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) JBoss
2 2 (2.47%) Mule
2 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SNMP
2 4 (4.94%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 21 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (35.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.35%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Mockito
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium
5 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Software Engineer
2 27 (33.33%) Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Java Engineer
3 17 (20.99%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) Test Analyst
5 11 (13.58%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (49.38%) .NET
2 37 (45.68%) HTML
3 30 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (13.58%) .NET Framework
6 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (9.88%) Entity Framework
7 6 (7.41%) WPF
7 6 (7.41%) XML
8 5 (6.17%) WCF
9 4 (4.94%) RESTful
9 4 (4.94%) Web Services
9 4 (4.94%) WinForms
9 4 (4.94%) XSLT
10 2 (2.47%) CSS
10 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.47%) HTML5
10 2 (2.47%) Java SE
10 2 (2.47%) JPA
10 2 (2.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) e-Health
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Blog
5 1 (1.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.64%) Linux
5 5 (6.17%) Unix
6 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.62%) Software Engineering
3 39 (48.15%) Scrum
4 36 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 36 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 25 (30.86%) Line Management
6 18 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 15 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
9 12 (14.81%) ETL
9 12 (14.81%) MVC
10 11 (13.58%) BDD
10 11 (13.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (13.58%) Test Management
11 10 (12.35%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (12.35%) Load Testing
12 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 7 (8.64%) Project Management
13 7 (8.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) C#
2 39 (48.15%) Java
3 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
4 36 (44.44%) SQL
5 20 (24.69%) C++
6 15 (18.52%) C
7 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.17%) VB
10 4 (4.94%) XPath
10 4 (4.94%) XQuery
11 2 (2.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (14.81%) ISEB
2 12 (14.81%) ISTQB
2 12 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.47%) PMP
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) vSphere
2 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (6.17%) Nagios
1 5 (6.17%) OpenView
1 5 (6.17%) Tivoli
1 5 (6.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Oracle
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) HP
4 5 (6.17%) BMC
4 5 (6.17%) Compuware
4 5 (6.17%) IBM
5 4 (4.94%) CA
5 4 (4.94%) Dynatrace
5 4 (4.94%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.23%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.23%) Juniper
7 1 (1.23%) VMware