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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 15 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.85% 6.56% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 28.57% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £30,750 £32,853 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.40% -16.82%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
Somerset

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
13 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 25.00% 22.95% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Average salary £38,000 £32,853 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.66% -30.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,094 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ABAP
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP