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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 226 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.079% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +71.71%
BC Cleared
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1666 1511 2170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.14% 29.66% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1282 1919
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BC Cleared
Salary Trend in the South West

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

BC Cleared Salary Trend in the South West

BC Cleared
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 8 £21,000 -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) DO-178B
2 7 (77.78%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (77.78%) CAN bus
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) UML
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Aerospace
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) CAN bus
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) UML
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft