Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 286 330
Rank change year-on-year -20 +44 +42
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 68 79 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.64% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 2.86% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 64 24
North West median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +50.00% -38.10%
10th Percentile £37,125 £31,250 £27,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,125 £67,235
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 2801 2761 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.14% 22.46% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2141 2185 2517
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 -19 60 £45,000 -14.29%
Lancashire - 4 £40,000 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 62 (91.18%) C
3 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (72.06%) Linux
5 41 (60.29%) Software Engineering
6 34 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (44.12%) Degree
7 30 (44.12%) Release Management
7 30 (44.12%) Atlassian
7 30 (44.12%) Change Management
7 30 (44.12%) Windows
8 29 (42.65%) Java
8 29 (42.65%) DevOps
9 28 (41.18%) Scrum
10 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
11 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
12 24 (35.29%) Time Management
12 24 (35.29%) Numerate Degree
13 21 (30.88%) Integration Testing
14 20 (29.41%) Python
15 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
16 18 (26.47%) Oracle
16 18 (26.47%) SDLC
17 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 17 (25.00%) Perl
17 17 (25.00%) VMware
17 17 (25.00%) Military
17 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
17 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (25.00%) jQuery

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 14 (20.59%) Apache Spark
2 10 (14.71%) Confluence
3 9 (13.24%) Apache Pig
3 9 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
2 14 (20.59%) Apache Hive
2 14 (20.59%) Big Data
2 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
3 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 10 (14.71%) MySQL
4 9 (13.24%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.35%) Apache Accumulo
6 5 (7.35%) HBase
6 5 (7.35%) Impala
6 5 (7.35%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.47%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.71%) JIRA
3 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.76%) Selenium
3 8 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 17 (25.00%) Military
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Software Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Test Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Java Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Agile Product Owner
6 7 (10.29%) Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Business Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Product Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Product Business Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Product Owner
7 6 (8.82%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 17 (25.00%) jQuery
2 15 (22.06%) Hibernate
2 15 (22.06%) Java EE
2 15 (22.06%) Spring
3 10 (14.71%) CSS
3 10 (14.71%) CSS3
3 10 (14.71%) HTML
3 10 (14.71%) HTML5
4 9 (13.24%) .NET
4 9 (13.24%) Apache Camel
4 9 (13.24%) LAMP
4 9 (13.24%) Middleware
4 9 (13.24%) Node.js
5 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 8 (11.76%) Backbone.js
5 8 (11.76%) D3.js
5 8 (11.76%) Ember.js
5 8 (11.76%) NancyFx
5 8 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) PKI
3 7 (10.29%) User Experience
4 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (72.06%) Linux
2 30 (44.12%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) AIX
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (60.29%) Software Engineering
3 30 (44.12%) Change Management
3 30 (44.12%) Release Management
4 29 (42.65%) DevOps
5 28 (41.18%) Scrum
6 24 (35.29%) Time Management
7 21 (30.88%) Integration Testing
8 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
9 18 (26.47%) SDLC
10 16 (23.53%) Information Security
11 15 (22.06%) OO
11 15 (22.06%) Use Case
12 12 (17.65%) TDD
13 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (16.18%) Validation
14 9 (13.24%) Analytics
14 9 (13.24%) Data Analytics
14 9 (13.24%) OOP
14 9 (13.24%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 62 (91.18%) C
2 29 (42.65%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 20 (29.41%) Python
5 17 (25.00%) Perl
6 15 (22.06%) C++
7 11 (16.18%) C#
8 9 (13.24%) Ruby
9 7 (10.29%) SQL
10 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.41%) PHP
10 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (44.12%) Degree
3 24 (35.29%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.82%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Flume
2 5 (7.35%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Atlassian
2 18 (26.47%) Oracle
3 17 (25.00%) VMware
4 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.24%) Cloudera
6 6 (8.82%) Sun
7 3 (4.41%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) Snow