The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank 264 315 -
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.029% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.031% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -32.94%
Chip and PIN
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
3225 4653 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.31% 44.80% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3944 4307
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in the City of London

Chip and PIN
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay