The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 141 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.087% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £13,863 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
Biometrics
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
810 742 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.13% 36.99% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 679 589 794
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Biometrics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Biometrics
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Pattern Recognition
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Pattern Recognition
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PhD