The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank 297 341 320
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -21
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.070% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £60,000 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.88% -5.55%
Biometrics
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4457 5742 6097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.39% 45.59% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3670 4717 5225
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biometrics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biometrics across the City of London region.

Biometrics Salary Trend in the City of London

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Biometrics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Biometrics.

1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (50.00%) CMake
2 4 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 1 (12.50%) OWASP
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) R
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (12.50%) Probability Theory
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Biometrics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Biometrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) CMake
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) OWASP
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (12.50%) Probability Theory
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago