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

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 248 339
Rank change year-on-year -52 +91 +9
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 62 112 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.90% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.42% 3.96% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 84 12
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.11% -24.45%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £8,483
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,125 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

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 2,566 2,829 3,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.01% 22.84% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,938 2,139 2,414
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 February 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 February 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 -39 54 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Lancashire - 4 £40,000 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 62 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 57 (91.94%) C
3 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (58.06%) Linux
5 34 (54.84%) Software Engineering
6 32 (51.61%) Java
7 31 (50.00%) Degree
8 30 (48.39%) Scrum
9 26 (41.94%) DevOps
10 25 (40.32%) Numerate Degree
11 24 (38.71%) Time Management
12 21 (33.87%) Python
12 21 (33.87%) SDLC
13 20 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (32.26%) Windows
13 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
14 19 (30.65%) Perl
14 19 (30.65%) Oracle
14 19 (30.65%) VMware
14 19 (30.65%) Information Security
14 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (30.65%) Hyper-V
15 18 (29.03%) Test Automation
15 18 (29.03%) Military
15 18 (29.03%) C++
16 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (25.81%) Release Management
17 16 (25.81%) Atlassian
17 16 (25.81%) Change Management
18 15 (24.19%) Git (software)

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 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
2 9 (14.52%) Apache Pig
2 9 (14.52%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.68%) Confluence
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) Big Data
2 12 (19.35%) Apache Hive
2 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
2 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.52%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 9 (14.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) GIS
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.84%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (4.84%) HBase
5 3 (4.84%) Impala
5 3 (4.84%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 10 (16.13%) Selenium
3 6 (9.68%) JIRA
4 4 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 18 (29.03%) Military
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Software Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Java Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Product Owner
7 5 (8.06%) Development Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Product Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Product Business Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Product Owner
7 5 (8.06%) Scrum Master
7 5 (8.06%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
1 14 (22.58%) jQuery
2 13 (20.97%) Java EE
3 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
3 12 (19.35%) Spring
4 9 (14.52%) Apache Camel
4 9 (14.52%) CSS
4 9 (14.52%) CSS3
4 9 (14.52%) HTML
4 9 (14.52%) HTML5
4 9 (14.52%) LAMP
4 9 (14.52%) Middleware
4 9 (14.52%) Node.js
5 7 (11.29%) J2EE
5 7 (11.29%) JSF
6 5 (8.06%) .NET
6 5 (8.06%) Backbone.js
6 5 (8.06%) React
6 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (8.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) PKI
3 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Linux
2 20 (32.26%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Software Engineering
3 30 (48.39%) Scrum
4 26 (41.94%) DevOps
5 24 (38.71%) Time Management
6 21 (33.87%) SDLC
7 19 (30.65%) Information Security
8 18 (29.03%) Test Automation
9 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (25.81%) Change Management
10 16 (25.81%) Release Management
11 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Validation
12 11 (17.74%) TDD
12 11 (17.74%) Visualisation
13 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
13 10 (16.13%) Use Case
14 9 (14.52%) Data Analytics
14 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
14 9 (14.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 57 (91.94%) C
2 32 (51.61%) Java
3 21 (33.87%) Python
4 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 19 (30.65%) Perl
6 18 (29.03%) C++
7 9 (14.52%) Ruby
8 8 (12.90%) C#
9 7 (11.29%) SQL
10 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.23%) PHP
11 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (50.00%) Degree
3 25 (40.32%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) Hyper-V
1 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Flume
3 3 (4.84%) HDFS
4 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
1 19 (30.65%) VMware
2 16 (25.81%) Atlassian
3 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.45%) Fujitsu
5 3 (4.84%) Snow
5 3 (4.84%) Sun
6 1 (1.61%) HP