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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 13 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.84% 9.90% 22.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.77% 27.78% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 11
Average salary £31,500 £27,807 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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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 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 25.49% 35.64% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 19
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,485
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,902 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £47,500 £42,050
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 19 December 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Taunton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Line Management
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) DSDM
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) IaaS

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Scrum
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) DSDM
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
Taunton, Somerset, South West
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Salary: £37,935 up to £41,793 with a recruitment retention allowance of up to £10,000 depending on skills and experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 10 days ago