The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
London / Croydon
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 35 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 25 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 13.59% 2.75% -
As % of the Qualifications category 33.78% 10.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Median salary £61,500 £16,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +272.72% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

SC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 74 68 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 40.22% 26.67% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 57
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Croydon

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Croydon.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Croydon

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Croydon over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) Java
4 18 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (56.67%) Open Source
5 17 (56.67%) TDD
5 17 (56.67%) Scala
6 16 (53.33%) Go
6 16 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (53.33%) Node.js
6 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (53.33%) GIS
7 10 (33.33%) Secure Coding
8 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Line Management
8 4 (13.33%) Software Asset Management
8 4 (13.33%) Service Design
9 3 (10.00%) Internal Audit
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (10.00%) Software Licensing
9 3 (10.00%) Service Management
9 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (10.00%) ITSM
9 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.67%) Spring
10 2 (6.67%) Java EE
10 2 (6.67%) MVC
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) GIS
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Software Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Junior
4 6 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Scala Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Functional Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) Java EE
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (56.67%) Open Source
3 17 (56.67%) TDD
4 16 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (33.33%) Secure Coding
6 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Design
6 4 (13.33%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Internal Audit
7 3 (10.00%) ITSM
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 3 (10.00%) Software Licensing
7 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Scala
3 16 (53.33%) Go
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos
1 1 (3.33%) Jaspersoft