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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank 298 306 308
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.020% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
4223 4929 4963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.38% 46.96% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 4163 4449
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 18 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (75.00%) Law
2 15 (75.00%) Bloomberg
3 12 (60.00%) Japanese Language
4 8 (40.00%) Internet
5 7 (35.00%) Multimedia
5 7 (35.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) French Language
7 2 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
8 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (5.00%) PKI
8 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
8 1 (5.00%) Business Development
8 1 (5.00%) Banking
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) OWASP
8 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
1 15 (75.00%) Law
2 12 (60.00%) Japanese Language
3 7 (35.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (20.00%) French Language
5 2 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Security Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (5.00%) Business Development
2 1 (5.00%) OWASP
2 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Bloomberg
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago