The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 821 801 724
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -77
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 62 95 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 114
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Smartcard
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
39741 45111 41019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.51% 40.32% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31692 35920 33663
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Smartcard
Salary Trend in England

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in England

Smartcard
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smartcard across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in England

Smartcard
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
South East +27 28 £40,000 -21.95% 7
London +40 11 £45,000 -37.93% 2
East Midlands -44 10 £28,500 -43.00% 2
East of England +23 8 £36,250 +26.08% 1
North East - 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands -58 2 £40,000 -20.00%
South West - 2 £37,500 -
North West - 1 £54,000 -
Smartcard
UK

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 45 (39.47%) Degree
3 44 (38.60%) Finance
4 34 (29.82%) Java
5 33 (28.95%) Computer Science
6 32 (28.07%) .NET
7 31 (27.19%) Cyber Security
8 30 (26.32%) Android
8 30 (26.32%) Apple iOS
9 28 (24.56%) PKI
10 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
11 25 (21.93%) C++
11 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
11 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
12 24 (21.05%) C#
13 23 (20.18%) LDAP
13 23 (20.18%) Mathematics
14 22 (19.30%) NFC
14 22 (19.30%) XML
14 22 (19.30%) SQL
14 22 (19.30%) Identity Management
15 19 (16.67%) Electronics
15 19 (16.67%) EMV
15 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (14.91%) Web Development
16 17 (14.91%) Oracle
17 16 (14.04%) HTML
17 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
18 15 (13.16%) Cryptography
19 14 (12.28%) Retail

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.02%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.63%) MS Project
4 2 (1.75%) MS Office
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.18%) LDAP
2 22 (19.30%) NFC
3 12 (10.53%) Bluetooth
4 8 (7.02%) Internet
5 7 (6.14%) RFID
5 7 (6.14%) Wireless
6 5 (4.39%) X.509
7 4 (3.51%) SSL
7 4 (3.51%) Firewall
7 4 (3.51%) ATM
8 3 (2.63%) DMZ
8 3 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.75%) VPN
10 1 (0.88%) DNS
10 1 (0.88%) LAN
10 1 (0.88%) HTTP
10 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Subversion
1 3 (2.63%) Maven
1 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
General
1 44 (38.60%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Electronics
3 14 (12.28%) Retail
4 13 (11.40%) Banking
5 11 (9.65%) Marketing
6 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
7 6 (5.26%) Back Office
8 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) Developer
2 21 (18.42%) C++ Developer
3 16 (14.04%) Analyst
3 16 (14.04%) Consultant
4 13 (11.40%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Test Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Security Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (6.14%) Security Consultant
8 7 (6.14%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.14%) EMV Consultant
9 6 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
9 6 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Junior
10 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.07%) .NET
2 22 (19.30%) XML
3 16 (14.04%) HTML
4 12 (10.53%) DHTML
4 12 (10.53%) XSLT
5 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.26%) MFC
6 6 (5.26%) Middleware
6 6 (5.26%) WPF
7 5 (4.39%) Spring
8 4 (3.51%) Web Services
8 4 (3.51%) JSON
9 3 (2.63%) OSGi
10 2 (1.75%) Java EE
10 2 (1.75%) WinForms
10 2 (1.75%) Swing
11 1 (0.88%) CSS
11 1 (0.88%) Ajax
11 1 (0.88%) jQuery
11 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 28 (24.56%) PKI
3 23 (20.18%) Mathematics
4 19 (16.67%) EMV
5 15 (13.16%) Cryptography
6 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
7 12 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
8 9 (7.89%) Blackberry
9 8 (7.02%) DTV
9 8 (7.02%) Mobile App
9 8 (7.02%) Biometrics
10 7 (6.14%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (5.26%) Social Media
11 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (3.51%) EPoS
12 4 (3.51%) Chip and PIN
12 4 (3.51%) EFT
12 4 (3.51%) EFTPOS
12 4 (3.51%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 30 (26.32%) Android
2 30 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.89%) BlackBerry OS
4 8 (7.02%) Windows Vista
4 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.02%) Windows XP
4 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.26%) Windows Phone
6 5 (4.39%) UNIX
6 5 (4.39%) Linux
7 4 (3.51%) Solaris
8 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.19%) Cyber Security
2 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
3 22 (19.30%) Identity Management
4 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (14.91%) Web Development
6 12 (10.53%) Computer Security
7 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.65%) Project Management
8 10 (8.77%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.02%) Automated Testing
10 7 (6.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.14%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.14%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.26%) Android Development
11 6 (5.26%) iOS Development
11 6 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
11 6 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) Java
2 25 (21.93%) C++
3 24 (21.05%) C#
4 22 (19.30%) SQL
5 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.26%) C
7 4 (3.51%) XAML
8 3 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (39.47%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) ISO 9001
1 8 (7.02%) TickIT
2 6 (5.26%) ISO 8583
3 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.91%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) Hyperion
4 4 (3.51%) Sun
4 4 (3.51%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 4 (3.51%) VocaLink
4 4 (3.51%) TSYS
4 4 (3.51%) VeriFone
4 4 (3.51%) Sage
4 4 (3.51%) WorldPay
4 4 (3.51%) Elavon
4 4 (3.51%) Ingenico
5 3 (2.63%) Gemalto
5 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) EMC
6 1 (0.88%) VMware
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