Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 302 259
Rank change year-on-year -17 -43 +66
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 22 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.50% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 2.47% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 82
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%

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 2,440 2,594 2,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.00% 20.38% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,953 1,971 2,156
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -34 21 £45,000 - 3
Lancashire 0 1 £48,638 +21.59%
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (50.00%) Information Security
5 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (40.91%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) BDD
7 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
8 7 (31.82%) Python
8 7 (31.82%) Scrum
9 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) Kanban
9 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) Selenium
9 6 (27.27%) User Experience
9 6 (27.27%) DevOps
9 6 (27.27%) User Stories
9 6 (27.27%) Big Data
10 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket
10 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (22.73%) Time Management
10 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
10 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
10 5 (22.73%) C++
10 5 (22.73%) TDD

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 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Big Data
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
2 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (27.27%) Selenium
3 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 4 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.64%) EasyMock
5 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
6 2 (9.09%) CodeSonar
6 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 2 (9.09%) git-flow
6 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.09%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Product Owner
2 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) RESTful
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.64%) Kafka
2 3 (13.64%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) Django
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 2 (9.09%) LAMP
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
3 2 (9.09%) STL
3 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) User Experience
3 4 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (9.09%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (9.09%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Information Security
3 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) BDD
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
6 6 (27.27%) Kanban
6 6 (27.27%) User Stories
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) Time Management
8 4 (18.18%) CRM
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) C
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CITP
4 2 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (9.09%) GIAC
4 2 (9.09%) IISP
4 2 (9.09%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MBCS
4 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (9.09%) SANS
4 2 (9.09%) SSCP
5 1 (4.55%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) AlienVault
1 4 (18.18%) ArcSight
1 4 (18.18%) Atlassian
1 4 (18.18%) Splunk
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) VMware