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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 28 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.08% 6.15% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 28.57% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £28,250 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
29 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 31.18% 21.54% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 35
Average salary £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £22,168 £23,387
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) JSP 440

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft