The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard 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
Smart Card
Rank - 128 159
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.100% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Smartcard
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%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Smartcard
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Smartcard
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++