The 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 166 116 149
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +33
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 11 61 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 1.74% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 5.61% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 61 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Biometrics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1291 1088 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.38% 30.99% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 940 895
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,498 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -33 11 £40,000 -
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 22 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 22 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 22 (100.00%) TickIT
1 22 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 22 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 22 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 22 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 22 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 22 (100.00%) TickIT