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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank 848 875 820
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -55
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 23 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.038% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 50
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
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
39080 45043 40792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.70% 40.77% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31175 36215 33509
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +46 11 £55,000 +12.24% 7
South East +17 7 £28,750 -51.68%
South West - 5 £67,500 -
Biometrics
UK

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) C++
3 13 (24.53%) C
3 13 (24.53%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) Windows
4 12 (22.64%) XML
5 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.75%) IVR
6 10 (18.87%) Identity Management
7 9 (16.98%) Finance
7 9 (16.98%) Speech Recognition
7 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
7 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
8 8 (15.09%) Machine Learning
8 8 (15.09%) Signal Processing
8 8 (15.09%) J2EE
8 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
8 8 (15.09%) PhD
8 8 (15.09%) Avaya
8 8 (15.09%) Broadband
8 8 (15.09%) CTI
8 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (15.09%) VXML
8 8 (15.09%) MATLAB
8 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
9 7 (13.21%) Statistics
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 7 (13.21%) Microsoft

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Broadband
1 8 (15.09%) CTI
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) LDAP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQLite
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) CMake
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Xcode
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Research Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) C++ Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.66%) Genesys Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 2 (3.77%) Android Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) XML
2 8 (15.09%) J2EE
2 8 (15.09%) VXML
3 7 (13.21%) Web Services
4 5 (9.43%) SOAP
5 4 (7.55%) REST
6 3 (5.66%) JSON
6 3 (5.66%) CSS
7 2 (3.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.77%) CSS3
7 2 (3.77%) HTML
7 2 (3.77%) .NET
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.77%) jQuery
8 1 (1.89%) RESTful
8 1 (1.89%) ZK
8 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.89%) Ajax
8 1 (1.89%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) IVR
2 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.21%) Statistics
3 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
3 7 (13.21%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.43%) Smartcard
5 3 (5.66%) User Experience
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.89%) PKI
7 1 (1.89%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Vista
4 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.66%) Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.77%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Identity Management
3 9 (16.98%) Speech Recognition
4 8 (15.09%) Machine Learning
4 8 (15.09%) Signal Processing
5 7 (13.21%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (9.43%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Cyber Security
6 5 (9.43%) Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Video Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.66%) Validation
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) OO
8 3 (5.66%) SDLC
9 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.77%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) C++
2 13 (24.53%) C
2 13 (24.53%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.66%) C#
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Groovy
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.89%) R
7 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) PhD
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) TickIT
1 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Avaya
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Panasonic
3 3 (5.66%) Genesys
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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