Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

UK Defence Standards (Def Stans)
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 389 497 548
Rank change year-on-year +108 +51 0
Permanent jobs citing Def Stans 6 25 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.038% 0.096% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.67% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 6
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -20.00% +48.81%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £59,375 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +9.52%

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,163 3,712 4,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.65% 14.26% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,634 2,860 3,175
Median annual salary £51,500 £49,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +4.74% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,325 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Def Stans
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Def Stans as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Def Stans in the South East

Def Stans
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Def Stans in the South East.

Salary trend for Def Stans in the South East

Def Stans
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Def Stans within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Hampshire +40 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Def Stans
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Def Stans.

1 5 (83.33%) Military
1 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Logistic Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Biometrics
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) DoDAF
4 2 (33.33%) MODAF
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering

Def Stans
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Military
2 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Logistics Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Test Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Associate Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Biometrics
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Logistic Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) DoDAF
4 2 (33.33%) MODAF
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 15288
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC