Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 297 297 329
Rank change year-on-year 0 +32 +5
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 43 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 2.37% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 16
North West median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% - -37.50%
10th Percentile £38,250 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £45,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00% -6.54%

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 2,397 2,570 2,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.69% 20.66% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,580 1,912 2,247
North West median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 -13 42 £57,500 +53.33% 5
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (76.74%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
4 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (44.19%) Python
6 18 (41.86%) C++
7 16 (37.21%) J2EE
7 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
8 15 (34.88%) Spring
9 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
10 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
10 12 (27.91%) C
11 11 (25.58%) Law
12 10 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (23.26%) Finance
12 10 (23.26%) SOAP
12 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
12 10 (23.26%) SDLC
13 9 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (18.60%) C#
14 8 (18.60%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (18.60%) Degree
14 8 (18.60%) Big Data
15 7 (16.28%) Oracle
16 6 (13.95%) Identity Management
16 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
16 6 (13.95%) Logistics
16 6 (13.95%) Cyberthreat
17 5 (11.63%) Selenium
17 5 (11.63%) Test Automation

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 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
1 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.60%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) JUnit
2 3 (6.98%) Mockito
3 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.65%) JMeter
3 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (25.58%) Law
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Software Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Business Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Business Development Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) C Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C/C++ Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C++ Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C++/Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Development Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) J2EE
2 15 (34.88%) Spring
3 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
4 10 (23.26%) SOAP
5 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
5 3 (6.98%) JMS
5 3 (6.98%) REST
5 3 (6.98%) Spring Integration
6 2 (4.65%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (23.26%) SDLC
5 9 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (18.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (13.95%) Identity Management
7 6 (13.95%) Logistics
8 5 (11.63%) ITIL
8 5 (11.63%) Service Management
8 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) Business Development
9 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
9 4 (9.30%) Strategic Thinking
10 3 (6.98%) MVC
11 2 (4.65%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) Python
3 18 (41.86%) C++
4 12 (27.91%) C
5 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
6 8 (18.60%) C#
7 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) HP