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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 12 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.57% 7.00% 14.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 90.00% 77.78% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Median salary £39,500 £41,250 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.24% +1.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
10 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 21.74% 9.00% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 12
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,850 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (69.39%) SC Cleared
3 27 (55.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (53.06%) C#
5 25 (51.02%) .NET
6 20 (40.82%) Scrum
6 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
6 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.82%) SQL
7 19 (38.78%) HTML
8 17 (34.69%) Java
8 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
9 16 (32.65%) Unit Testing
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (32.65%) Automated Testing
9 16 (32.65%) MVC
10 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 14 (28.57%) Software Testing
10 14 (28.57%) Waterfall
11 13 (26.53%) ISTQB
11 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
11 13 (26.53%) ISEB
11 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (26.53%) Line Management
12 12 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (24.49%) WPF
12 12 (24.49%) BDD
13 11 (22.45%) SpecFlow
13 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
13 11 (22.45%) Test Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.04%) NetScreen
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
2 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.24%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
2 11 (22.45%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Test Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Junior
7 4 (8.16%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) .NET
2 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.78%) HTML
4 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (24.49%) WPF
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 2 (4.08%) WCF
8 2 (4.08%) XML
9 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.04%) CSS
9 1 (2.04%) HTML5
9 1 (2.04%) Java SE
9 1 (2.04%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) WinForms
9 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Scrum
3 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
4 16 (32.65%) Automated Testing
4 16 (32.65%) MVC
4 16 (32.65%) Unit Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 13 (26.53%) Line Management
6 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
7 12 (24.49%) BDD
7 12 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Load Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Test Management
9 10 (20.41%) SDLC
10 8 (16.33%) ETL
11 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (12.24%) User Stories
12 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C#
2 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) Java
4 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.20%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) XPath
8 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (69.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) ISEB
2 13 (26.53%) ISTQB
2 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (16.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
4 1 (2.04%) VMware