Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

UK Defence Standards (Def Stans)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 494 - 532
Rank change year-on-year - +532 +79
Permanent jobs citing Def Stans 16 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.063% - 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
South East median annual salary £65,000 - £52,500
10th Percentile £55,125 - £35,500
90th Percentile £71,250 - £53,750
England median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.50% +17.65% -5.56%

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 3,582 3,919 3,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.11% 13.46% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,660 3,114 2,872
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,995 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.01% +11.10% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,025 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Def Stans
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Def Stans as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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 17 October 2019. 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 - 16 £65,000 - 2
Def Stans
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 14 (87.50%) Aerospace
1 14 (87.50%) Military
1 14 (87.50%) MODAF
1 14 (87.50%) Rational DOORS
1 14 (87.50%) Systems Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (68.75%) Ergonomics
2 11 (68.75%) Human Factors
2 11 (68.75%) Chartered Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Management Information System
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) DoDAF
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) IEC 61508
5 2 (12.50%) DO-254
5 2 (12.50%) Hazard Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared

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 14 (87.50%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 14 (87.50%) Aerospace
1 14 (87.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Test Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MODAF
1 14 (87.50%) Systems Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (68.75%) Ergonomics
2 11 (68.75%) Human Factors
2 11 (68.75%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) DoDAF
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Hazard Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) DO-254
1 2 (12.50%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) EMC