Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 312 337
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25 +27
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 53 54 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 1.92% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 19
North West median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +53.85% -40.91%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £24,274
90th Percentile £52,500 £66,250 £64,710
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 2805 2814 3296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.77% 23.18% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2138 2262 2546
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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
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 October 2017. 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 -15 47 £38,500 -28.37% 1
Lancashire +5 4 £40,000 -42.86%
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 53 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (88.68%) C
3 46 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (71.70%) Linux
5 31 (58.49%) Software Engineering
6 28 (52.83%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (49.06%) Windows
8 24 (45.28%) Change Management
8 24 (45.28%) Release Management
8 24 (45.28%) Atlassian
9 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
9 22 (41.51%) Java
10 21 (39.62%) DevOps
11 20 (37.74%) Degree
12 19 (35.85%) Scrum
13 18 (33.96%) Integration Testing
13 18 (33.96%) Time Management
13 18 (33.96%) Numerate Degree
14 17 (32.08%) Test Automation
15 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
16 15 (28.30%) Python
17 14 (26.42%) OO
17 14 (26.42%) Use Case
18 13 (24.53%) C++
18 13 (24.53%) Military
19 12 (22.64%) Information Security
19 12 (22.64%) Oracle
19 12 (22.64%) SDLC
20 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
20 11 (20.75%) Perl

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 9 (16.98%) Confluence
2 8 (15.09%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Pig
3 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.98%) Big Data
3 8 (15.09%) Apache Hive
3 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
5 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.66%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (5.66%) HBase
6 3 (5.66%) Impala
6 3 (5.66%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.89%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) JIRA
3 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
3 8 (15.09%) Selenium
3 8 (15.09%) Subversion
4 2 (3.77%) JMeter
4 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (24.53%) Military
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Software Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Test Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Agile Product Owner
4 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Java Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Product Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Product Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Product Owner
5 6 (11.32%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
1 11 (20.75%) jQuery
2 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
2 10 (18.87%) Java EE
2 10 (18.87%) Spring
3 8 (15.09%) .NET
3 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
3 8 (15.09%) NancyFx
4 6 (11.32%) Backbone.js
4 6 (11.32%) CSS
4 6 (11.32%) CSS3
4 6 (11.32%) D3.js
4 6 (11.32%) Ember.js
4 6 (11.32%) HTML
4 6 (11.32%) HTML5
4 6 (11.32%) J2EE
4 6 (11.32%) React
4 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (9.43%) LAMP
5 5 (9.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) PKI
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.89%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (58.49%) Software Engineering
3 24 (45.28%) Change Management
3 24 (45.28%) Release Management
4 21 (39.62%) DevOps
5 19 (35.85%) Scrum
6 18 (33.96%) Integration Testing
6 18 (33.96%) Time Management
7 17 (32.08%) Test Automation
8 14 (26.42%) OO
8 14 (26.42%) Use Case
9 12 (22.64%) Information Security
9 12 (22.64%) SDLC
10 9 (16.98%) OOP
10 9 (16.98%) Validation
11 8 (15.09%) Code Coverage
11 8 (15.09%) TDD
11 8 (15.09%) Test Scripting
11 8 (15.09%) Test Strategy
12 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) C
2 22 (41.51%) Java
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) Python
5 13 (24.53%) C++
6 11 (20.75%) Perl
7 10 (18.87%) C#
8 7 (13.21%) Ruby
9 6 (11.32%) SQL
10 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.77%) PHP
10 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.74%) Degree
3 18 (33.96%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) Sun Certification
5 2 (3.77%) ISEB
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
1 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Apache Flume
2 3 (5.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Atlassian
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) VMware
4 7 (13.21%) Cloudera
5 5 (9.43%) Sun
6 4 (7.55%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) Snow