The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 17 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 858 824 849
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 37 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.039% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.12% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £50,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37437 34226 38720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.19% 32.84% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29858 28070 32954
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Biometrics
UK

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Biometrics
Salary Trend in England

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in England

Biometrics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biometrics across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Biometrics Salary Histogram in England

Biometrics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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
East Midlands -34 17 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -7 13 £40,000 +14.28%
South East -7 8 £58,750 +42.42% 1
London -44 8 £72,500 +11.53% 2
East of England -18 4 £57,500 - 3
Biometrics
UK

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 73 (58.40%) Degree
2 61 (48.80%) Identity Management
3 57 (45.60%) Finance
4 55 (44.00%) Windows
5 51 (40.80%) Smartcard
6 49 (39.20%) SQL
6 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (39.20%) Cyber Security
7 37 (29.60%) C#
8 35 (28.00%) .NET
9 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
10 27 (21.60%) Project Management
11 26 (20.80%) ASP.NET
12 25 (20.00%) ISO 9001
12 25 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 25 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 25 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (19.20%) Windows Vista
13 24 (19.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (19.20%) Windows XP
14 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
15 22 (17.60%) TickIT
16 21 (16.80%) C++
17 19 (15.20%) MVC
18 18 (14.40%) Software Engineering
19 16 (12.80%) Java
20 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
20 14 (11.20%) SQL Server 2005
21 13 (10.40%) IIS
21 13 (10.40%) Scrum

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 (10.40%) IIS
2 10 (8.00%) SAS
3 4 (3.20%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.80%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) Firewall
2 5 (4.00%) LDAP
3 4 (3.20%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.80%) SNMP
4 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) SSL
4 1 (0.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) Wireless
4 1 (0.80%) IPsec
4 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.80%) VoIP
4 1 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (7.20%) Base SAS
4 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.80%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium
2 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium IDE
General
1 57 (45.60%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.00%) Publishing
5 4 (3.20%) Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) French Language
6 1 (0.80%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) .NET Developer
3 22 (17.60%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.20%) Test Engineer
5 17 (13.60%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (10.40%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Analyst
8 11 (8.80%) Tester
8 11 (8.80%) Programmer
9 6 (4.80%) QA Tester
9 6 (4.80%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.80%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) .NET
2 26 (20.80%) ASP.NET
3 12 (9.60%) WPF
3 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (8.00%) WCF
5 7 (5.60%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.80%) HTML
6 6 (4.80%) CSS
6 6 (4.80%) Web Services
6 6 (4.80%) .NET Remoting
7 5 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (4.00%) SAML
7 5 (4.00%) STL
7 5 (4.00%) jQuery
8 4 (3.20%) OAuth
8 4 (3.20%) Middleware
8 4 (3.20%) OpenID
9 3 (2.40%) REST
9 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (40.80%) Smartcard
2 25 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.00%) Statistics
4 5 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.00%) PKI
5 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.80%) Clustering
7 1 (0.80%) Life Science
7 1 (0.80%) Social Network
7 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.00%) Windows
2 25 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (19.20%) Windows Vista
3 24 (19.20%) Windows XP
3 24 (19.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (9.60%) Android
5 9 (7.20%) Linux
6 8 (6.40%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Phone
9 4 (3.20%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (2.40%) UNIX
10 3 (2.40%) Solaris
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.80%) Identity Management
2 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.20%) Cyber Security
3 27 (21.60%) Project Management
4 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
5 19 (15.20%) MVC
6 18 (14.40%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.40%) Scrum
8 11 (8.80%) Data Management
9 9 (7.20%) Business Continuity
10 8 (6.40%) TDD
10 8 (6.40%) Android Development
11 7 (5.60%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.80%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (4.80%) Software Deployment
12 6 (4.80%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.00%) Product Management
13 5 (4.00%) Memory Management
13 5 (4.00%) Multithreading
13 5 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.20%) SQL
2 37 (29.60%) C#
3 21 (16.80%) C++
4 16 (12.80%) Java
5 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.80%) VB
6 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.80%) C
7 5 (4.00%) XAML
7 5 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.60%) Python
9 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.80%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (58.40%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.40%) MBA
4 3 (2.40%) CCIE
4 3 (2.40%) CCNP
4 3 (2.40%) CCDP
5 2 (1.60%) MCSD
6 1 (0.80%) CCNA
6 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 22 (17.60%) TickIT
3 10 (8.00%) QA
3 10 (8.00%) CDISC
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) XenApp
3 1 (0.80%) XenServer
3 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) SAP
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle
4 3 (2.40%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.80%) ProCurve
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco
6 1 (0.80%) IBM
6 1 (0.80%) HP
6 1 (0.80%) Dell
6 1 (0.80%) Citrix
6 1 (0.80%) Apple
6 1 (0.80%) Symantec
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £75k depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Applitracker
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Applitracker
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Applitracker
Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago