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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 218 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.077% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +54.54%
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
1620 1524 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.57% 29.35% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1298 1898
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 - 7 - -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) Aerospace
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Change Management
3 7 (77.78%) UML
3 7 (77.78%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (77.78%) CAN bus
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Military
4 1 (11.11%) GIS
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
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 8 (88.89%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) CAN bus
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) UML
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle