The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 138 128 142
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing EFT 10 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.100% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 0.36% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 15
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
EFT
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
636 559 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.96% 27.82% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 520 446 679
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EFT Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

EFT
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EFT Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

EFT
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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
Stevenage - 4 £35,000 -
Watford - 3 £42,500 -
EFT
East of England

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing EFT 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 EFT.

1 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 13 (72.22%) QA
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) UNIX
3 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (44.44%) Usability Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) Data Mining
4 8 (44.44%) ATM
4 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (27.78%) EPoS
7 4 (22.22%) VB
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) System Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
8 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing EFT 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 EFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Software Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Usability Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) HP
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago