The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 58 66 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.23% 1.20% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 6.56% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Median salary £37,500 £21,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.41% -28.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

SC 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 122 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 18.46% 18.29% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 114 87
Median salary £30,500 £34,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.59% +16.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,675 £48,250 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford 0 1 £37,500 +74.41%
SC Cleared
West Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) F#
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Ada
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (12.50%) CRUD

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
5 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Communications Manager
5 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Android Development
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) CRUD
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) F#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Ada
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSD
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin