The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank - 31 22
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 71 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 7.22% 11.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 19.89% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 71 78
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -
Smartcard
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
252 357 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.57% 36.32% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 193 309 235
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,780 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,976 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Smartcard
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) BlackBerry OS
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) PKI
4 3 (37.50%) TickIT
4 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) LDAP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (37.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) DHTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Biometrics
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (37.50%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle