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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank 863 727 841
Rank change year-on-year
-136 +114
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 16 107 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.11% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.28% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 62 24
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Chip and PIN
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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
40424 38736 43021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 39.38% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 31699 36488
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
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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
South East -64 7 £30,000 -50.00% 1
East of England -28 3 £70,000 +324.24%
North West -17 2 £50,000 - 2
South West - 2 £42,000 - 1
Yorkshire -44 1 - -
London -52 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Chip and PIN
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Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 53 (60.23%) Military
2 43 (48.86%) Degree
3 36 (40.91%) Electronics
4 35 (39.77%) Windows
5 34 (38.64%) Telecoms
6 28 (31.82%) Finance
7 27 (30.68%) Aerospace
7 27 (30.68%) MS Office
8 24 (27.27%) Retail
9 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 19 (21.59%) Project Management
11 19 (21.59%) Linux
12 17 (19.32%) MS Visio
12 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
12 17 (19.32%) Information Management
12 17 (19.32%) Communications Security
13 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
13 14 (15.91%) Cisco
13 14 (15.91%) Management Information System
14 13 (14.77%) VMware
14 13 (14.77%) EPoS
14 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (14.77%) Rational DOORS
15 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (13.64%) EFT
15 12 (13.64%) ITIL
15 12 (13.64%) SQL
16 11 (12.50%) C++

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (30.68%) MS Office
2 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 17 (19.32%) MS Visio
4 11 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (10.23%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) MVNO
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 4 (4.55%) WAN
4 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.27%) Intranet
4 2 (2.27%) ATM
5 1 (1.14%) DHCP
5 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.14%) DNS
5 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (10.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (7.95%) Selenium
4 4 (4.55%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Maven
5 2 (2.27%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.27%) FishEye
5 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.27%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (60.23%) Military
2 36 (40.91%) Electronics
3 34 (38.64%) Telecoms
4 28 (31.82%) Finance
5 27 (30.68%) Aerospace
6 24 (27.27%) Retail
7 9 (10.23%) Avionics
8 6 (6.82%) Marketing
9 4 (4.55%) French Language
9 4 (4.55%) German Language
9 4 (4.55%) Italian Language
9 4 (4.55%) Spanish Language
9 4 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Analyst
2 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) Test Analyst
3 9 (10.23%) Account Manager
3 9 (10.23%) Functional Analyst
4 7 (7.95%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.95%) Functional Test Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) IT Support
6 5 (5.68%) Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Applications Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 4 (4.55%) Bid Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.41%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (3.41%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) JSF
2 5 (5.68%) Middleware
3 2 (2.27%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.77%) EPoS
3 12 (13.64%) EFT
4 10 (11.36%) EFTPOS
5 9 (10.23%) Thin Client
5 9 (10.23%) Device Driver
5 9 (10.23%) Fat Client
5 9 (10.23%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (7.95%) Blackberry
7 5 (5.68%) EMV
8 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
10 1 (1.14%) APACS
10 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.14%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Windows
2 19 (21.59%) Linux
3 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.23%) VxWorks
4 9 (10.23%) Windows 8
4 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.27%) UNIX
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Project Management
2 17 (19.32%) Information Management
2 17 (19.32%) Communications Security
3 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
4 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.64%) ITIL
5 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.36%) Asset Management
7 9 (10.23%) Migration
7 9 (10.23%) Data Management
7 9 (10.23%) Strategic Planning
7 9 (10.23%) Software Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.23%) Requirements Management
7 9 (10.23%) Usability Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Integration Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Web Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Functional Testing
8 8 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) C++
3 9 (10.23%) C
4 5 (5.68%) Ada
5 3 (3.41%) Java
6 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.27%) Perl
6 2 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) ISEB
3 9 (10.23%) HND
3 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) APMP
6 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.27%) CISSP
7 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.14%) PMP
7 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.14%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.27%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) TickIT
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) SCCM
1 9 (10.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.91%) Cisco
3 13 (14.77%) VMware
4 7 (7.95%) HP
5 4 (4.55%) NetApp
5 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.55%) Juniper
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Sage
6 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.14%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.14%) TSYS
6 1 (1.14%) VeriFone
6 1 (1.14%) Wincor Nixdorf
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