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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 14 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.89% 2.22% 12.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 18.18% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
7 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 18.42% 12.22% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 16
Average salary £30,250 £40,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.84% +46.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £36,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle