Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 180 163 192
Rank change year-on-year -17 +29 +85
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 74 3 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.29% 0.11% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.83% 0.76% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 45 3 56
10th Percentile £30,777 £28,900 £29,375
25th Percentile £34,250 £34,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +103.57%
75th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £55,500
90th Percentile £70,750 " £70,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09% +38.21%

DBS Check 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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,083 396 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.95% 13.92% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 720 301 859
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,625
90th Percentile £83,775 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% -3.33%

DBS Check
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing DBS Check as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Manchester

DBS Check
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DBS Check in Manchester.

Salary trend for DBS Check in Manchester

DBS Check
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing DBS Check in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for DBS Check in Manchester

DBS Check
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Stockport - 7 £26,000 - 1
Bolton - 1 £31,679 - 3
Salford - 1 £45,000 - 1
DBS Check
North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT jobs citing DBS Check 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 50 (67.57%) Finance
2 45 (60.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 32 (43.24%) Social Skills
3 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (31.08%) Retail
5 22 (29.73%) Banking
6 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (24.32%) Influencing Skills
8 17 (22.97%) Scrum
9 16 (21.62%) Degree
10 15 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (18.92%) Presentation Skills
12 13 (17.57%) Risk Management
12 13 (17.57%) Workflow
13 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (16.22%) Linux
13 12 (16.22%) Line Management
13 12 (16.22%) Decision-Making
14 11 (14.86%) Coaching
14 11 (14.86%) Java
14 11 (14.86%) IBM
14 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (13.51%) Spring
15 10 (13.51%) Docker
15 10 (13.51%) Kubernetes
15 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
16 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
16 9 (12.16%) DevOps
16 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
16 9 (12.16%) Management Information System

DBS Check
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (6.76%) CICS
2 4 (5.41%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.70%) Figma
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe XD
5 1 (1.35%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (2.70%) GitHub
3 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.70%) npm
3 2 (2.70%) Serverless
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) Broadband
2 6 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (8.11%) VPN
2 6 (8.11%) Wireless
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) DataStage
2 6 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.70%) Redis
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) Metadata
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) MS Access
4 1 (1.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.35%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) GitLab
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) Maven
3 3 (4.05%) Ant
4 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) Gradle
4 2 (2.70%) Grunt
4 2 (2.70%) gulp
4 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.70%) Selenium
4 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 50 (67.57%) Finance
2 45 (60.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 32 (43.24%) Social Skills
4 23 (31.08%) Retail
5 22 (29.73%) Banking
6 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (24.32%) Influencing Skills
8 14 (18.92%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (5.41%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (5.41%) Retail Banking
10 3 (4.05%) Marketing
11 2 (2.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Analyst
2 9 (12.16%) Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Designer
4 7 (9.46%) IT Support
5 6 (8.11%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (8.11%) IT Technician
5 6 (8.11%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.76%) Information Officer
6 5 (6.76%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Security Officer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Digital Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Head of IT
7 4 (5.41%) Head of IT Operations
7 4 (5.41%) Head of Operations
7 4 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Spring
2 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.76%) JPA
3 5 (6.76%) LDAP
4 4 (5.41%) Node.js
5 3 (4.05%) CSS
5 3 (4.05%) HTML
5 3 (4.05%) Middleware
5 3 (4.05%) Spring Boot
5 3 (4.05%) Web Services
6 2 (2.70%) .NET
6 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.70%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.70%) Laravel
6 2 (2.70%) LESS
6 2 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (2.70%) React
6 2 (2.70%) Sass
6 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) Mainframe
3 7 (9.46%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (8.11%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.11%) User Experience
5 4 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (5.41%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.05%) BYOD
6 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.05%) VSAM
7 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.35%) Interactive Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Linux
2 8 (10.81%) Unix
2 8 (10.81%) Windows
3 7 (9.46%) AIX
4 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.05%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) Scrum
3 15 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (17.57%) Risk Management
4 13 (17.57%) Workflow
5 12 (16.22%) Decision-Making
5 12 (16.22%) Line Management
6 11 (14.86%) Coaching
6 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 9 (12.16%) DevOps
8 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.81%) Analytics
9 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
10 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.46%) Service Management
10 7 (9.46%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.46%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) Java
2 9 (12.16%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) COBOL
3 5 (6.76%) Java 11
3 5 (6.76%) Java 8
3 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.41%) AWK
4 4 (5.41%) C
4 4 (5.41%) Korn
4 4 (5.41%) Perl
4 4 (5.41%) PHP
5 3 (4.05%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.35%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) GDPR
2 5 (6.76%) ISAE 3402
2 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (6.76%) NIST
2 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.76%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) PMO
4 2 (2.70%) Accessibility
4 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) IBM
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Citrix
4 6 (8.11%) Sun
5 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.41%) VMware
6 3 (4.05%) Adobe
6 3 (4.05%) CA
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.70%) Google
7 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.35%) Apple
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco
8 1 (1.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.35%) Teradata