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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West / Somerset
Rank 30 61 35
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 55 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.76% 1.78% 6.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.98% 6.79% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 50 11 19
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
131 162 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.86% 26.21% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 113 134 121
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,800 £45,000
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 28 February 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 28 February 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
Taunton +5 11 £39,500 -4.24% 1
Bath +5 9 £39,500 -16.84%
Bridgwater - 2 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 87 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (58.62%) Software Engineering
4 47 (54.02%) Scrum
5 46 (52.87%) C#
6 43 (49.43%) Java
6 43 (49.43%) .NET
6 43 (49.43%) Automated Testing
6 43 (49.43%) Unit Testing
7 42 (48.28%) SQL
8 40 (45.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
10 36 (41.38%) C
10 36 (41.38%) HTML
11 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET
12 31 (35.63%) Line Management
13 27 (31.03%) Oracle
14 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
14 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
14 24 (27.59%) Customer Requirements
15 22 (25.29%) IIS
16 21 (24.14%) C++
16 21 (24.14%) Windows
17 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
17 20 (22.99%) NoSQL
17 20 (22.99%) Test Automation
18 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
19 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
20 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (18.39%) Continuous Delivery

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 22 (25.29%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) JBoss
2 1 (1.15%) Mule
2 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Kerberos
1 5 (5.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
2 20 (22.99%) NoSQL
3 12 (13.79%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (45.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.64%) Cucumber
3 10 (11.49%) SpecFlow
4 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.45%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.15%) JUnit
7 1 (1.15%) Mockito
7 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Developer
1 37 (42.53%) Software Engineer
2 20 (22.99%) .NET Developer
3 18 (20.69%) Java Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 17 (19.54%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (18.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (18.39%) Senior Developer
5 16 (18.39%) Software Developer
6 14 (16.09%) Java Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Lead Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Lead Software Engineer
9 11 (12.64%) .NET Software Engineer
10 10 (11.49%) Analyst
10 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
10 10 (11.49%) Test Analyst
11 9 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (9.20%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (49.43%) .NET
2 36 (41.38%) HTML
3 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET
4 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
5 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (10.34%) WPF
7 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (9.20%) Entity Framework
8 6 (6.90%) Web Services
8 6 (6.90%) XML
9 5 (5.75%) RESTful
9 5 (5.75%) WCF
9 5 (5.75%) WinForms
9 5 (5.75%) XSLT
10 1 (1.15%) CSS
10 1 (1.15%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.15%) HTML5
10 1 (1.15%) Java SE
10 1 (1.15%) JPA
10 1 (1.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) e-Health
4 1 (1.15%) Blog
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.75%) Linux
4 5 (5.75%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (58.62%) Software Engineering
3 47 (54.02%) Scrum
4 43 (49.43%) Automated Testing
4 43 (49.43%) Unit Testing
5 31 (35.63%) Line Management
6 24 (27.59%) Customer Requirements
7 20 (22.99%) Test Automation
8 16 (18.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (17.24%) MVC
9 15 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 14 (16.09%) ETL
10 14 (16.09%) Waterfall
11 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (14.94%) ITIL
11 13 (14.94%) Software Testing
12 11 (12.64%) BDD
12 11 (12.64%) Refactoring
12 11 (12.64%) Test Management
12 11 (12.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) C#
2 43 (49.43%) Java
3 42 (48.28%) SQL
4 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
5 36 (41.38%) C
6 21 (24.14%) C++
7 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
8 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.75%) VB
9 5 (5.75%) XPath
9 5 (5.75%) XQuery
10 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (13.79%) ISEB
3 12 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (12.64%) Degree
5 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.15%) PMP
6 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (5.75%) Nagios
1 5 (5.75%) OpenView
1 5 (5.75%) Tivoli
1 5 (5.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Oracle
2 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.75%) BMC
3 5 (5.75%) Compuware
3 5 (5.75%) HP
3 5 (5.75%) IBM
4 4 (4.60%) CA
4 4 (4.60%) Dynatrace
4 4 (4.60%) Nimsoft
4 4 (4.60%) Xamarin