The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 144 132 151
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing EFT 12 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 0.50% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
708 598 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.12% 28.08% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 585 464 608
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
EFT
East of England

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 24 July 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
Watford - 5 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 4 £35,000 -
EFT
East of England

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (77.27%) Test Scripting
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) UNIX
3 15 (68.18%) QA
4 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 10 (45.45%) ATM
5 8 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) Usability Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Banking
6 7 (31.82%) Java
7 6 (27.27%) VB
7 6 (27.27%) EPoS
7 6 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (27.27%) Selenium
7 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
9 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
10 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) HP
10 2 (9.09%) ISEB
10 2 (9.09%) OO

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (27.27%) Selenium
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Software Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.09%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) EPoS
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) APACS
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Test Scripting
2 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 8 (36.36%) Usability Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Data Validation
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) System Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) AWK
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) HNC
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
3 1 (4.55%) NCR