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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 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 166 195 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 - -
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 79 11 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.39% 0.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 7 0
10th Percentile £30,250 £39,000 -
25th Percentile £34,000 £42,500 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £52,500 -
Median % change year-on-year -20.95% - -
75th Percentile £56,750 £57,500 -
90th Percentile £71,250 - -
North West median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £35,343
% change year-on-year -3.89% +27.32% +13.97%

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 1,450 638 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.48% 16.18% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 789 456 512
10th Percentile £30,200 £30,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,947 £39,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.17% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £80,250 £75,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £49,549 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -0.90% +7.53% +3.33%

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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

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for DBS Check in Manchester

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing DBS Check in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for DBS Check in Manchester

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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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport -4 2 - -
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Heywood - 2 - -
Cheadle -2 1 £29,000 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 55 (69.62%) Finance
2 51 (64.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 38 (48.10%) Social Skills
4 37 (46.84%) Agile
5 30 (37.97%) Banking
6 29 (36.71%) Retail
7 21 (26.58%) Presentation Skills
7 21 (26.58%) Influencing Skills
8 19 (24.05%) Scrum
9 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (18.99%) Service Design
12 14 (17.72%) User Experience
12 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (17.72%) Degree
12 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
13 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2
13 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
13 13 (16.46%) Project Delivery
14 12 (15.19%) Public Sector
14 12 (15.19%) DevOps
14 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (15.19%) NEC
14 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
14 12 (15.19%) Northgate
15 11 (13.92%) Service Management
15 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
15 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (13.92%) Online Banking
15 11 (13.92%) Computer Science

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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 4 (5.06%) IIS
2 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Google Workspace
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (5.06%) Azure
3 4 (5.06%) PaaS
4 3 (3.80%) npm
5 2 (2.53%) AWS
5 2 (2.53%) Serverless
6 1 (1.27%) Figma
6 1 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) LAN
1 3 (3.80%) WAN
1 3 (3.80%) WLAN
2 2 (2.53%) Broadband
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
2 2 (2.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) DataStage
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) GitLab
2 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.80%) Artifactory
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) Grunt
4 3 (3.80%) gulp
4 3 (3.80%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) Selenium
4 3 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.80%) Subversion
5 2 (2.53%) Ant
6 1 (1.27%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.27%) Gradle
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 55 (69.62%) Finance
2 51 (64.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 38 (48.10%) Social Skills
4 30 (37.97%) Banking
5 29 (36.71%) Retail
6 21 (26.58%) Influencing Skills
6 21 (26.58%) Presentation Skills
7 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.19%) Public Sector
9 9 (11.39%) Organisational Skills
10 8 (10.13%) Retail Banking
11 7 (8.86%) Local Government
12 4 (5.06%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (3.80%) Billing
14 2 (2.53%) Marketing
15 1 (1.27%) Back Office
15 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
2 8 (10.13%) Analyst
2 8 (10.13%) Architect
3 6 (7.59%) Developer
3 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.33%) IT Technician
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Specialist
4 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Technology Specialist
5 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Digital Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Integration Manager
6 3 (3.80%) IT Manager
6 3 (3.80%) IT Support
6 3 (3.80%) Junior Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Operations Technician
6 3 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) HTML
2 6 (7.59%) CSS
2 6 (7.59%) HTML5
3 5 (6.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.33%) JSON
3 5 (6.33%) Node.js
3 5 (6.33%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) .NET
4 4 (5.06%) Ajax
4 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.06%) jQuery
4 4 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (5.06%) React
4 4 (5.06%) Spring
4 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (5.06%) XSLT
5 3 (3.80%) Kafka
5 3 (3.80%) Sass
5 3 (3.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) User Experience
2 11 (13.92%) Online Banking
3 8 (10.13%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
5 5 (6.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (6.33%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.27%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.27%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.53%) AIX
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
4 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Agile
2 19 (24.05%) Scrum
3 16 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (18.99%) Service Design
5 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2
6 13 (16.46%) Project Delivery
6 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
7 12 (15.19%) DevOps
7 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
8 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
8 11 (13.92%) Service Management
8 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.39%) Change Control
10 9 (11.39%) IT Strategy
10 9 (11.39%) ITIL
10 9 (11.39%) SDLC
11 8 (10.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.39%) SQL
3 7 (8.86%) Java
4 4 (5.06%) C#
4 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.53%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.27%) AWK
7 1 (1.27%) CLIST
7 1 (1.27%) COBOL
7 1 (1.27%) Korn
7 1 (1.27%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) REXX
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 11 (13.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.33%) NCSC
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
3 3 (3.80%) Accessibility
4 2 (2.53%) PMO
4 2 (2.53%) QA
5 1 (1.27%) GRC
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Docker
2 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.53%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.27%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.27%) zSecure
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) NEC
2 12 (15.19%) Northgate
3 6 (7.59%) Google
3 6 (7.59%) IBM
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
5 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.53%) Sun
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.27%) CA
7 1 (1.27%) Refinitiv
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Sybase
7 1 (1.27%) Tealium