Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

UK Defence Standards (Def Stans)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 337 345
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Def Stans 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.020% 0.039% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
South West median annual salary £50,000 £44,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.99% -6.84% +26.67%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,625 £46,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -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 the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,270 1,145 1,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.74% 11.28% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 940 873 992
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,225 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Def Stans
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Def Stans in the South West

Def Stans
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Def Stans in the South West

Def Stans
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 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
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 - 2
Def Stans
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 South West region with a requirement for Def Stans.

1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) FMECA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

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

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (50.00%) FMECA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared