The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 201 172 185
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 8 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 1.22% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 10
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £46,000 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
DV Cleared
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1310 1226 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.01% 27.35% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 965 1164
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

DV Cleared Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 4 £40,000 -46.66%
Warwickshire - 3 £70,000 - 2
Worcestershire +10 1 £39,000 -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (25.00%) JPA
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (25.00%) GWT
5 4 (25.00%) GlassFish
5 4 (25.00%) JSP
5 4 (25.00%) Servlets
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) EJB
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Security Management
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) SCADA
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.25%) LiveLink
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Principle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) JPA
3 4 (25.00%) GWT
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
3 4 (25.00%) Servlets
3 4 (25.00%) EJB
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
5 1 (6.25%) MFC
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) SCADA
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) VHDL
3 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Physics
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (25.00%) Security Management
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Open Text
3 1 (6.25%) Intel