The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 7 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.61% 8.20% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.33% 35.71% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £44,500 £32,327 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.65% -18.16%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Security 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
12 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.53% 22.95% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 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 £28,800 £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% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Taunton

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Taunton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) ISEB
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.79%) DSDM
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) QA
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
1 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
1 5 (26.32%) Scrum
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.79%) DSDM
2 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Test Management
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP