The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 173 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 17 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 1.07% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 3.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1133 1018 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.59% 33.02% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 915 880 714
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,727 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biometrics across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Biometrics
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -26 15 £40,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire -13 1 £31,000 -22.50%
Derbyshire -18 1 £35,000 -
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 56 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 56 (100.00%) Degree
2 51 (91.07%) Finance
2 51 (91.07%) Smartcard
3 48 (85.71%) Cyber Security
4 40 (71.43%) Windows
5 30 (53.57%) SQL
6 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (42.86%) Windows Vista
7 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (42.86%) Windows XP
7 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (39.29%) TickIT
8 22 (39.29%) ISO 9001
8 22 (39.29%) Mobile App
9 17 (30.36%) Automated Testing
10 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 13 (23.21%) IIS
12 10 (17.86%) C#
12 10 (17.86%) C++
12 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
14 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
16 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
16 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (10.71%) Software Deployment
16 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (10.71%) Firewall

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.21%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 51 (91.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Test Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Applications Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Software Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Product Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Trainer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) STL
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
1 5 (8.93%) WPF
1 5 (8.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 51 (91.07%) Smartcard
2 22 (39.29%) Mobile App
3 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.93%) Blackberry
4 5 (8.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (71.43%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.93%) Android
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 48 (85.71%) Cyber Security
3 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.36%) Automated Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 6 (10.71%) Software Deployment
8 5 (8.93%) OOD
8 5 (8.93%) OO
8 5 (8.93%) Memory Management
8 5 (8.93%) Multithreading
8 5 (8.93%) Android Development
8 5 (8.93%) Product Management
9 4 (7.14%) Image Processing
9 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) C#
2 10 (17.86%) C++
3 5 (8.93%) Java
3 5 (8.93%) C
3 5 (8.93%) XAML
3 5 (8.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (39.29%) TickIT
1 22 (39.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft