The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 223 218 215
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.037% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.11% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1640 1877 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.27% 34.88% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1618 1869
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BC Cleared
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £30,000 -
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England

BC Cleared
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Military
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
4 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (75.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle