The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biometrics
Rank 34 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.90% - 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.60% - 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £57,604 - -
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 Croydon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 41.43% 40.22% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 71 37
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +38.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £52,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Biometrics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Biometrics
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in Croydon

Biometrics
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 4 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) DNA

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (100.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
1 4 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) DNA
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices