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

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 318 339
Rank change year-on-year +23 +21 -31
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 61 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 1.54% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 9
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -37.50% -1.98%
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,500 £39,789
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £69,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% -6.54% +7.00%

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 2,582 2,981 2,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.66% 22.57% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,918 2,249 2,294
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 July 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 July 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 61 £37,500 - 5
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (98.36%) C
3 49 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (68.85%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (60.66%) SDLC
6 34 (55.74%) Software Engineering
7 33 (54.10%) Java
8 32 (52.46%) C++
8 32 (52.46%) Big Data
9 30 (49.18%) Scrum
10 29 (47.54%) Python
11 28 (45.90%) TDD
12 27 (44.26%) Linux
12 27 (44.26%) Information Security
13 25 (40.98%) Military
14 24 (39.34%) Software Delivery
15 23 (37.70%) SOLID
15 23 (37.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (37.70%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
15 23 (37.70%) Visualisation
15 23 (37.70%) BDD
16 20 (32.79%) Selenium
17 18 (29.51%) Degree
17 18 (29.51%) C#
17 18 (29.51%) Numerate Degree
18 17 (27.87%) User Stories
19 16 (26.23%) Time Management
20 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (24.59%) VMware

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 8 (13.11%) Apache Pig
2 6 (9.84%) Confluence
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Firewall
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
1 8 (13.11%) SSL
1 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (52.46%) Big Data
2 9 (14.75%) Apache Hive
2 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.64%) HBase
4 1 (1.64%) Impala
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.64%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.64%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Selenium
2 14 (22.95%) JIRA
3 13 (21.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
5 10 (16.39%) Bitbucket
6 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
7 8 (13.11%) CodeSonar
7 8 (13.11%) git-flow
7 8 (13.11%) Robot Framework
8 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
9 2 (3.28%) EasyMock
9 2 (3.28%) JUnit
10 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (40.98%) Military
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Software Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Java Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Test Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) C# Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Integration Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Junior
8 6 (9.84%) Junior Software Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum Master
9 4 (6.56%) Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Java EE
2 9 (14.75%) .NET
3 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
3 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (13.11%) Django
3 8 (13.11%) LAMP
3 8 (13.11%) Node.js
3 8 (13.11%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (13.11%) REST
3 8 (13.11%) SOAP
3 8 (13.11%) Spring MVC
3 8 (13.11%) STL
4 6 (9.84%) Velocity
5 2 (3.28%) EJB
5 2 (3.28%) JSF
5 2 (3.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.64%) D3.js
6 1 (1.64%) jQuery
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) Android
3 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
3 8 (13.11%) Mac OS X
4 6 (9.84%) CentOS
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (68.85%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (60.66%) SDLC
4 34 (55.74%) Software Engineering
5 30 (49.18%) Scrum
6 28 (45.90%) TDD
7 27 (44.26%) Information Security
8 24 (39.34%) Software Delivery
9 23 (37.70%) BDD
9 23 (37.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (37.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (37.70%) SOLID
9 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
9 23 (37.70%) Visualisation
10 17 (27.87%) User Stories
11 16 (26.23%) Time Management
12 15 (24.59%) DevOps
13 14 (22.95%) Kanban
14 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
14 12 (19.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 60 (98.36%) C
2 33 (54.10%) Java
3 32 (52.46%) C++
4 29 (47.54%) Python
5 18 (29.51%) C#
6 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (19.67%) Perl
7 11 (18.03%) Bash Shell
7 11 (18.03%) Objective-C
7 11 (18.03%) PHP
7 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 18 (29.51%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (13.11%) CCNA
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.11%) CISSP
3 8 (13.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (13.11%) GIAC
3 8 (13.11%) Linux+ Certification
3 8 (13.11%) MCSE
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.11%) Network+ Certification
3 8 (13.11%) SANS
3 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.11%) SSCP
4 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.67%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.03%) vSphere
4 9 (14.75%) Docker
5 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
1 8 (13.11%) Salt
2 3 (4.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) VMware
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.64%) Informatica
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) Talend