Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 334 410
Rank change year-on-year +18 +76 +53
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.038% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £125,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.00% +150.00% -48.45%
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £125,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -66.00% +150.00% -48.45%

BPSS Clearance is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2256 2617 3932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.90% 23.09% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2010 2337 3400
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,475 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in the City of London

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in the City of London.

Salary trend for BPSS Clearance in the City of London

BPSS Clearance
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for BPSS Clearance in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance 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 City of London region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) React

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared