Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Def Stans skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Def Stans over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

UK Defence Standards (Def Stans)
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1120 1159 1179
Rank change year-on-year +39 +20 +87
Permanent jobs citing Def Stans 3 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.015% 0.076% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 19
England median annual salary £40,000 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.60% +10.63% -11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,075 £32,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £49,200
UK median annual salary £40,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.60% +10.63% -11.11%

Def Stans is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,232 21,146 22,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.59% 12.65% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15,231 16,027 17,873
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Def Stans
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Def Stans as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Def Stans in England

Def Stans
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Def Stans in England.

Salary trend for Def Stans in England

Def Stans
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Def Stans within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +24 1 £40,000 -13.98% 5
South East +17 1 - - 9
South West +4 1 - - 10
Def Stans
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Def Stans also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Def Stans.

1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
1 1 (33.33%) MODAF
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Def Stans
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) MODAF
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft