Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 336 335
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1 -20
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 55 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.20% 1.49% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 21
North West median annual salary £39,132 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -31.82% +32.53%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £44,375 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -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 2,500 2,893 2,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.97% 21.97% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,900 2,214 2,260
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +36 55 £39,132 +4.35% 2
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 55 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (81.82%) C
3 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (56.36%) Java
6 30 (54.55%) Test Automation
7 29 (52.73%) C++
7 29 (52.73%) Linux
7 29 (52.73%) Scrum
8 28 (50.91%) Python
8 28 (50.91%) Software Engineering
9 26 (47.27%) Big Data
9 26 (47.27%) SDLC
10 25 (45.45%) Information Security
11 23 (41.82%) Selenium
11 23 (41.82%) BDD
12 22 (40.00%) TDD
13 20 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (32.73%) Military
14 18 (32.73%) JIRA
15 17 (30.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (30.91%) Cybersecurity
16 16 (29.09%) User Stories
16 16 (29.09%) Software Delivery
16 16 (29.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (29.09%) SOLID
16 16 (29.09%) Visualisation
16 16 (29.09%) Time Management
16 16 (29.09%) Kanban
16 16 (29.09%) C#

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 10 (18.18%) Apache Pig
2 6 (10.91%) Confluence
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Firewall
1 10 (18.18%) HTTP
1 10 (18.18%) SSL
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) Big Data
2 10 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 10 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 10 (18.18%) MySQL
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Selenium
2 18 (32.73%) JIRA
3 17 (30.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (21.82%) Bitbucket
4 12 (21.82%) Cucumber
5 10 (18.18%) CodeSonar
5 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 10 (18.18%) git-flow
5 10 (18.18%) Robot Framework
6 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 4 (7.27%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.64%) EasyMock
9 2 (3.64%) JUnit
10 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (32.73%) Military
2 4 (7.27%) Electronics
2 4 (7.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) C# Software Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Test Engineer
6 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 10 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (18.18%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 8 (14.55%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 8 (14.55%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
8 8 (14.55%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Product Owner
9 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Security Analyst
11 2 (3.64%) Junior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Java EE
2 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 10 (18.18%) Django
2 10 (18.18%) LAMP
2 10 (18.18%) Node.js
2 10 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (18.18%) REST
2 10 (18.18%) SOAP
2 10 (18.18%) Spring MVC
2 10 (18.18%) STL
3 2 (3.64%) EJB
3 2 (3.64%) JSF
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
3 2 (3.64%) Spring
3 2 (3.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.27%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (3.64%) Cyberattack
3 2 (3.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) Android
3 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 10 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 6 (10.91%) CentOS
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 29 (52.73%) Scrum
5 28 (50.91%) Software Engineering
6 26 (47.27%) SDLC
7 25 (45.45%) Information Security
8 23 (41.82%) BDD
9 22 (40.00%) TDD
10 20 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (30.91%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (29.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (29.09%) Kanban
12 16 (29.09%) Software Delivery
12 16 (29.09%) SOLID
12 16 (29.09%) Time Management
12 16 (29.09%) User Stories
12 16 (29.09%) Visualisation
13 15 (27.27%) DevOps
14 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) C
2 31 (56.36%) Java
3 29 (52.73%) C++
4 28 (50.91%) Python
5 16 (29.09%) C#
6 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
6 10 (18.18%) Perl
6 10 (18.18%) PHP
6 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (18.18%) CCNA
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) CISSP
3 10 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
3 10 (18.18%) GIAC
3 10 (18.18%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (18.18%) MCSE
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (18.18%) SANS
3 10 (18.18%) SSCP
4 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (23.64%) vSphere
2 11 (20.00%) Docker
3 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Puppet
1 10 (18.18%) Salt
2 3 (5.45%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) VMware
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Atlassian
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) AlienVault
5 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
5 3 (5.45%) Splunk