The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank 862 863 731
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -132
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 18 36 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.033% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.084% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 63
Average salary £44,125 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.08% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,185 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,775 £43,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,125 £35,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+26.07% -41.66%
Chip and PIN
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
41524 42849 41278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.73% 39.35% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33302 33908 33504
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in England

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in England

Chip and PIN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chip and PIN across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Chip and PIN Salary Histogram in England

Chip and PIN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
(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
West Midlands - 10 £46,625 - 1
London +23 2 £44,500 +97.77%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
South West - 2 £33,750 - 2
South East +1 1 £21,000 -40.00%
East of England -4 1 £24,000 +45.45%
Chip and PIN
UK

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 31 (58.49%) Retail
2 27 (50.94%) EPoS
3 16 (30.19%) SLA
4 14 (26.42%) EFT
5 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 10 (18.87%) Project Management
6 10 (18.87%) PCI DSS
7 9 (16.98%) ITIL
7 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
8 8 (15.09%) SQL
8 8 (15.09%) WAN
8 8 (15.09%) ATM
8 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.09%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (13.21%) VocaLink
9 7 (13.21%) TSYS
9 7 (13.21%) VeriFone
9 7 (13.21%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (13.21%) WorldPay
9 7 (13.21%) Sage Pay
9 7 (13.21%) Elavon
9 7 (13.21%) Ingenico
9 7 (13.21%) Sage
9 7 (13.21%) APACS
9 7 (13.21%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 7 (13.21%) EMV
10 6 (11.32%) EFTPOS
10 6 (11.32%) Smartcard
10 6 (11.32%) Mobile Commerce

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) ATM
1 8 (15.09%) WAN
1 8 (15.09%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (11.32%) NFC
2 6 (11.32%) Bluetooth
3 5 (9.43%) WLAN
3 5 (9.43%) RFID
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) GPRS
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) NUnit
1 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
1 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (58.49%) Retail
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Field Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Account Director
5 5 (9.43%) EPoS Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) EPoS Field Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) EPoS
2 14 (26.42%) EFT
3 7 (13.21%) EMV
3 7 (13.21%) APACS
3 7 (13.21%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (11.32%) EFTPOS
4 6 (11.32%) Smartcard
5 3 (5.66%) PMI
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Project Management
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
3 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (11.32%) Mobile Commerce
5 4 (7.55%) Service Management
5 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Change Management
6 2 (3.77%) CRM
6 2 (3.77%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.89%) Automation Testing
7 1 (1.89%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.77%) VBScript
3 2 (3.77%) VB
3 2 (3.77%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) PMP
1 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.19%) SLA
2 10 (18.87%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.43%) ISO 8583
4 2 (3.77%) QA
5 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Sage
1 7 (13.21%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 7 (13.21%) VocaLink
1 7 (13.21%) TSYS
1 7 (13.21%) VeriFone
1 7 (13.21%) WorldPay
1 7 (13.21%) Elavon
1 7 (13.21%) Ingenico
2 2 (3.77%) VMware
2 2 (3.77%) Splunk
2 2 (3.77%) Sophos
3 1 (1.89%) Toshiba
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Dell
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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