The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 18 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.09% 5.21% 7.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.14% 55.56% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £41,000 £41,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £35,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.37%

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

Qualifications Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.91% 9.38% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
4 15 (44.12%) Scrum
5 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
5 14 (41.18%) Automated Testing
6 13 (38.24%) Line Management
6 13 (38.24%) HTML
6 13 (38.24%) Java
6 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
7 12 (35.29%) .NET
7 12 (35.29%) C#
7 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
7 12 (35.29%) Software Testing
8 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
8 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
8 11 (32.35%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (32.35%) ISEB
9 10 (29.41%) SpecFlow
9 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
9 10 (29.41%) BDD
9 10 (29.41%) Test Management
9 10 (29.41%) Load Testing
10 8 (23.53%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle
10 8 (23.53%) Hadoop

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 6 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) Big Data
3 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
2 10 (29.41%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) WCF
8 2 (5.88%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) HTML5
9 1 (2.94%) Java SE
9 1 (2.94%) RESTful
9 1 (2.94%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) WinForms
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Scrum
2 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
3 14 (41.18%) Automated Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 13 (38.24%) Line Management
5 12 (35.29%) Software Testing
5 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
6 11 (32.35%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
7 10 (29.41%) BDD
7 10 (29.41%) Load Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Test Management
8 7 (20.59%) MVC
9 6 (17.65%) ETL
10 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
11 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 4 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Java
1 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) ISEB
2 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) VMware