The 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank 832 842 780
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -62
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 49 61 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.056% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 77
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,384 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -11.11%
Biometrics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42563 42387 40921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.07% 38.99% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34499 33218 33263
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
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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
London -11 32 £47,500 +72.72% 6
Yorkshire - 11 £31,500 -
South East +10 3 £50,000 -4.76%
West Midlands -15 2 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 1 - -
Biometrics
UK

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 25 (35.21%) Java
2 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
3 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (28.17%) C++
4 20 (28.17%) OO
4 20 (28.17%) REST
5 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
6 17 (23.94%) Web Services
6 17 (23.94%) TDD
6 17 (23.94%) Finance
6 17 (23.94%) Degree
6 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
6 17 (23.94%) OAuth
7 16 (22.54%) OOP
8 15 (21.13%) C#
9 13 (18.31%) jQuery
9 13 (18.31%) Image Processing
10 12 (16.90%) XML
11 11 (15.49%) Java EE
11 11 (15.49%) Google
11 11 (15.49%) Spring
11 11 (15.49%) Facebook
11 11 (15.49%) Twitter
11 11 (15.49%) Protocol Buffers
11 11 (15.49%) Xamarin
11 11 (15.49%) Data Structures
12 10 (14.08%) Android Development
12 10 (14.08%) Analytics
12 10 (14.08%) Android
12 10 (14.08%) Windows

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) RFID
2 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Big Data
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Gradle
2 5 (7.04%) Maven
2 5 (7.04%) CMake
2 5 (7.04%) Ant
2 5 (7.04%) JUnit
3 4 (5.63%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.41%) Xcode
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Law
2 4 (5.63%) German Language
3 3 (4.23%) Japanese Language
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Developer
2 9 (12.68%) Android Developer
3 8 (11.27%) C++ Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (5.63%) iOS Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Genesys Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support
8 3 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) REST
2 17 (23.94%) OAuth
2 17 (23.94%) Web Services
3 13 (18.31%) jQuery
4 12 (16.90%) XML
5 11 (15.49%) Spring
5 11 (15.49%) Java EE
5 11 (15.49%) Protocol Buffers
6 8 (11.27%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.86%) CSS
8 6 (8.45%) PhoneGap
9 5 (7.04%) JAX-WS
9 5 (7.04%) JSP
9 5 (7.04%) Servlets
9 5 (7.04%) JSON
9 5 (7.04%) JSF
9 5 (7.04%) JAXB
9 5 (7.04%) Middleware
10 4 (5.63%) DOM
10 4 (5.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.49%) Data Structures
3 9 (12.68%) User Experience
4 8 (11.27%) IVR
5 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.45%) Smartphone
7 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.23%) iPhone
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.41%) CCTV
10 1 (1.41%) Statistics
10 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
1 10 (14.08%) Android
2 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
2 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.17%) OO
4 17 (23.94%) TDD
5 16 (22.54%) OOP
6 13 (18.31%) Image Processing
7 10 (14.08%) Analytics
7 10 (14.08%) Android Development
8 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
9 7 (9.86%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (9.86%) MVC
10 6 (8.45%) Project Management
11 5 (7.04%) AOP
11 5 (7.04%) Use Case
11 5 (7.04%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (7.04%) Video Analytics
11 5 (7.04%) Speech Recognition
11 5 (7.04%) iOS Development
11 5 (7.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) Java
2 20 (28.17%) C++
3 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.13%) C#
5 9 (12.68%) C
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 8 (11.27%) Ruby
7 4 (5.63%) Apple Swift
7 4 (5.63%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.82%) Python
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Google
1 11 (15.49%) Facebook
1 11 (15.49%) Twitter
1 11 (15.49%) Xamarin
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) Bloomberg
4 4 (5.63%) Panasonic
5 3 (4.23%) Genesys
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46260 - £53970 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago