The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank - 167 145
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 0 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.39% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 20
Average salary - £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
DV Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
837 932 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.36% 23.09% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 516 606 506
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Scotland region.

DV Cleared Salary Trend in Scotland

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) WF
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Spring

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) WF
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight