Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 44 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +37
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 60 79 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.13% 6.09% 7.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 30.38% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 66 63
Somerset median annual salary £47,099 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,732 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £51,250 £49,400
South West median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% - -

Security 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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 210 260 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.47% 20.05% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 149 215 268
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,100 £52,500
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Somerset

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Somerset

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Somerset

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 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
Bath +38 26 £50,000 +22.70% 2
Taunton +7 25 £40,750 -1.81% 10
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Security Cleared 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 53 (88.33%) SC Cleared
2 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (51.67%) .NET
4 30 (50.00%) C#
5 25 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 21 (35.00%) HTML
7 21 (35.00%) Java
7 21 (35.00%) CSS
8 19 (31.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
10 16 (26.67%) SQL
10 16 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (26.67%) Deployment Automation
11 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
12 13 (21.67%) Spring
13 12 (20.00%) jQuery
14 11 (18.33%) Data Protection
14 11 (18.33%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (18.33%) BDD
14 11 (18.33%) GIS
14 11 (18.33%) Geospatial Data
15 10 (16.67%) SDLC
16 9 (15.00%) MVC
16 9 (15.00%) TDD
17 8 (13.33%) Finance
17 8 (13.33%) Hibernate

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Geospatial Data
1 11 (18.33%) GIS
2 4 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) JMeter
3 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (5.00%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Junior
6 3 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Azure Developer
7 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 21 (35.00%) CSS
2 21 (35.00%) HTML
3 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
4 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (21.67%) Spring
6 12 (20.00%) jQuery
7 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 8 (13.33%) Java EE
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (8.33%) JSON
9 5 (8.33%) WCF
9 5 (8.33%) WPF
10 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.67%) J2EE
10 1 (1.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.67%) Acoustics
2 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 16 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
3 16 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (26.67%) Deployment Automation
4 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 11 (18.33%) BDD
5 11 (18.33%) Data Protection
6 10 (16.67%) SDLC
7 9 (15.00%) MVC
7 9 (15.00%) TDD
8 8 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (10.00%) System Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Service Management
10 4 (6.67%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (6.67%) Thought Leadership
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.00%) DevOps
11 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) C#
2 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) Java
4 16 (26.67%) SQL
5 5 (8.33%) C
5 5 (8.33%) Java 8
6 2 (3.33%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (88.33%) SC Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) APMP
4 1 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.67%) HND
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Civica
2 4 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.67%) Cadence
3 1 (1.67%) EMC
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft