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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 289 324 336
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +12
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 31 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.017% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.036% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
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
5027 5522 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.65% 46.70% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 4818 5547
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 33 (97.06%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 25 (73.53%) Law
2 25 (73.53%) Bloomberg
3 17 (50.00%) Japanese Language
4 11 (32.35%) Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) Multimedia
5 10 (29.41%) Internet
6 9 (26.47%) French Language
7 7 (20.59%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (2.94%) User Experience
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) Extreme Programming

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Internet
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
1 25 (73.53%) Law
2 17 (50.00%) Japanese Language
3 10 (29.41%) Multimedia
4 9 (26.47%) French Language
5 7 (20.59%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Technical Support
2 1 (2.94%) Developer
2 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 33 (97.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) Python
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Bloomberg
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago