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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 41 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 31 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.26% 2.39% 5.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.67% 7.35% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 19
Median salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,747 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,250 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.47%
SC Cleared
South West

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
150 204 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.47% 32.48% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 106 184 148
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 15 £37,500 -9.09%
Bath +8 5 £41,500 +18.57%
Wells - 5 £40,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 70 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (44.29%) Java
4 30 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 28 (40.00%) C#
5 28 (40.00%) HTML
5 28 (40.00%) .NET
6 27 (38.57%) Automated Testing
7 26 (37.14%) Scrum
8 25 (35.71%) Unit Testing
9 24 (34.29%) SQL
10 21 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (28.57%) Oracle
11 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
12 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
13 16 (22.86%) Line Management
14 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
14 15 (21.43%) MongoDB
14 15 (21.43%) NoSQL
14 15 (21.43%) IIS
14 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
15 13 (18.57%) Cucumber
15 13 (18.57%) BPSS Clearance
15 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
15 13 (18.57%) C++
15 13 (18.57%) Windows
16 12 (17.14%) ISEB
16 12 (17.14%) ISTQB

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 15 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) JBoss
2 3 (4.29%) Mule
2 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SNMP
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.86%) NetScreen
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) Skype
3 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 15 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.71%) Big Data
4 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.57%) Cucumber
3 10 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.29%) JUnit
4 3 (4.29%) Mockito
4 3 (4.29%) Selenium
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Developer
1 19 (27.14%) Software Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.00%) .NET
1 28 (40.00%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.71%) WPF
6 4 (5.71%) XML
7 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.29%) JPA
7 3 (4.29%) Spring
7 3 (4.29%) WCF
8 2 (2.86%) CSS
8 2 (2.86%) HTML5
8 2 (2.86%) Java SE
8 2 (2.86%) RESTful
8 2 (2.86%) Web Services
8 2 (2.86%) WinForms
8 2 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) e-Health
3 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 11 (15.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.43%) Linux
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.14%) Unix
6 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 27 (38.57%) Automated Testing
4 26 (37.14%) Scrum
5 25 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
7 16 (22.86%) Line Management
8 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
10 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
11 11 (15.71%) BDD
11 11 (15.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 11 (15.71%) Test Management
12 10 (14.29%) Load Testing
13 9 (12.86%) MVC
14 8 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (11.43%) ETL
15 6 (8.57%) Open Source
15 6 (8.57%) TDD
16 5 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 28 (40.00%) C#
2 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (34.29%) SQL
4 13 (18.57%) C++
5 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.14%) VB
7 2 (2.86%) C
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) XPath
7 2 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (17.14%) ISEB
3 12 (17.14%) ISTQB
3 12 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.86%) PMP
5 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) vSphere
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (7.14%) Nagios
1 5 (7.14%) OpenView
1 5 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 5 (7.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.00%) HP
4 5 (7.14%) BMC
4 5 (7.14%) Compuware
4 5 (7.14%) IBM
5 4 (5.71%) CA
5 4 (5.71%) Dynatrace
5 4 (5.71%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) Citrix
6 2 (2.86%) Hitachi
6 2 (2.86%) Juniper
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (2.86%) Xamarin