Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 307 325
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18 -5
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 50 61 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.49% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.02% 2.18% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 10
North West median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -37.50% -1.98%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £41,234
90th Percentile £66,125 £59,500 £69,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +5.00%

DV 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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,477 2,801 2,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.31% 22.67% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,845 2,090 2,353
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,363 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,658
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.55% +3.68%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the North West

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for DV Cleared in the North West

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in the North West over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the North West

DV Cleared
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Manchester +5 50 £41,250 +10.00% 4
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing DV 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 North West region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 49 (98.00%) C
3 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (66.00%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (58.00%) SDLC
6 25 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 23 (46.00%) Java
8 22 (44.00%) Scrum
8 22 (44.00%) TDD
9 21 (42.00%) Big Data
10 20 (40.00%) Information Security
11 18 (36.00%) C++
11 18 (36.00%) Linux
11 18 (36.00%) Python
11 18 (36.00%) Military
12 17 (34.00%) Degree
12 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
12 17 (34.00%) Visualisation
12 17 (34.00%) Software Delivery
12 17 (34.00%) Numerate Degree
13 16 (32.00%) SOLID
13 16 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (32.00%) BDD
14 15 (30.00%) Time Management
15 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (28.00%) VMware
16 13 (26.00%) Selenium
16 13 (26.00%) User Stories
17 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.00%) Apache Pig
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
1 3 (6.00%) SSL
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) Big Data
2 5 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.00%) GIS
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (2.00%) HBase
5 1 (2.00%) Impala
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Selenium
2 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.00%) CodeSonar
5 3 (6.00%) git-flow
5 3 (6.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (36.00%) Military
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Software Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Integration Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Java Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Scrum Master
7 6 (12.00%) Junior
7 6 (12.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Development Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Integration Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Java EE
1 7 (14.00%) Velocity
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.00%) JSF
2 4 (8.00%) LAMP
2 4 (8.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) XML
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) Django
3 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.00%) REST
3 3 (6.00%) SOAP
3 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.00%) STL
4 2 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.00%) CentOS
4 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (66.00%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (58.00%) SDLC
4 25 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (44.00%) Scrum
5 22 (44.00%) TDD
6 20 (40.00%) Information Security
7 17 (34.00%) Software Delivery
7 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
7 17 (34.00%) Visualisation
8 16 (32.00%) BDD
8 16 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (32.00%) SOLID
9 15 (30.00%) Time Management
10 13 (26.00%) User Stories
11 11 (22.00%) DevOps
11 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
12 10 (20.00%) Kanban
12 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) C
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) C++
3 18 (36.00%) Python
4 11 (22.00%) Perl
5 8 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (12.00%) PHP
6 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.00%) Degree
2 17 (34.00%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.00%) CISSP
4 3 (6.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (6.00%) GIAC
4 3 (6.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (6.00%) SANS
4 3 (6.00%) SSCP
5 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) Docker
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
6 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
1 3 (6.00%) Salt
1 3 (6.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) VMware
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.00%) Fujitsu
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) Talend