Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 93 86
Rank change year-on-year +59 -7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 81 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.54% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.22% 2.45% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 5 4
Watford median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £36,250 £28,525
90th Percentile £92,500 £56,500 £74,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 268 204 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 28.27% 22.05% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 211 192 204
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,963 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £67,500 £74,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Watford over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 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 Watford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 75 (92.59%) Migration
1 75 (92.59%) Data Migration
1 75 (92.59%) SC Cleared
2 58 (71.60%) Data Quality
3 53 (65.43%) ETL
4 52 (64.20%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (64.20%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (56.79%) SQL Server
7 45 (55.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 44 (54.32%) C#
9 40 (49.38%) SQL
10 38 (46.91%) XML
10 38 (46.91%) Reference Data
11 33 (40.74%) JIRA
12 32 (39.51%) PostgreSQL
13 30 (37.04%) TDD
13 30 (37.04%) Data Analysis
13 30 (37.04%) Master Data Management
13 30 (37.04%) Test Automation
13 30 (37.04%) BDD
14 28 (34.57%) Data Mapping
14 28 (34.57%) PL/SQL
14 28 (34.57%) Oracle
15 26 (32.10%) JSON
16 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (27.16%) T-SQL
17 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Project
17 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
17 21 (25.93%) Project Management

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (56.79%) SQL Server
2 32 (39.51%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (19.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (40.74%) JIRA
2 16 (19.75%) Subversion
3 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.47%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Data Migration Developer
1 28 (34.57%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) ETL Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Oracle Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Oracle ETL Developer
2 22 (27.16%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Developer
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Developer
3 21 (25.93%) Project Manager
4 20 (24.69%) Consultant
4 20 (24.69%) Data Consultant
4 20 (24.69%) Data Migration Consultant
4 20 (24.69%) Data Migration Lead
4 20 (24.69%) Migration Consultant
5 16 (19.75%) Scrum Master
5 16 (19.75%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 10 (12.35%) Architect
6 10 (12.35%) Data Architect
6 10 (12.35%) Data Migration Architect
6 10 (12.35%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.91%) XML
2 26 (32.10%) JSON
3 10 (12.35%) RESTful
3 10 (12.35%) XSD
4 6 (7.41%) .NET
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (64.20%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (46.91%) Reference Data
3 6 (7.41%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (92.59%) Data Migration
1 75 (92.59%) Migration
2 53 (65.43%) ETL
3 52 (64.20%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (55.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 30 (37.04%) BDD
6 30 (37.04%) Data Analysis
6 30 (37.04%) Master Data Management
6 30 (37.04%) TDD
6 30 (37.04%) Test Automation
7 28 (34.57%) Data Mapping
8 21 (25.93%) Project Management
8 21 (25.93%) Scrum
9 15 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 15 (18.52%) Time Management
10 10 (12.35%) Data Management
10 10 (12.35%) Reference Data Management
11 6 (7.41%) Change Management
11 6 (7.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) C#
2 40 (49.38%) SQL
3 28 (34.57%) PL/SQL
4 22 (27.16%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.35%) C++
5 10 (12.35%) VBA
6 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 75 (92.59%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (71.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Oracle
2 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.75%) Talend