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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biometrics
Rank 232 277 300
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +23
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 5 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.28% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Median salary £70,000 £60,204 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +140.81%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -21.25%
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
2731 3966 5211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.45% 46.85% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 3329 4299
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Biometrics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Biometrics 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 City of London region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Fintech
1 6 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 6 (100.00%) Fintech
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C