The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 31 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.49% 3.13% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.15%
PCI DSS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 11.24% 14.58% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 41
Average salary £50,000 £40,438 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.64% +18.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Halifax

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Legal
2 6 (75.00%) Security+ Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) SSCP
2 6 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP Manager
1 6 (75.00%) IT Manager
1 6 (75.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 6 (75.00%) IT Security Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSD
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) RUP
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 6 (75.00%) Security+ Certification
1 6 (75.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley