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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank - 32 27
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 69 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 7.29% 9.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 19.38% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 69 65
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-26.11% -10.00%
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
217 356 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.35% 37.59% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 175 318 248
Average salary £37,050 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.37% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,176 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 June 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 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Mathematics
2 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) DHTML
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) XSLT
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) LDAP
6 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
6 6 (35.29%) PKI
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) Android
6 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (35.29%) BlackBerry OS
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Degree

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 6 (35.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C++ Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Test Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) XSLT
2 6 (35.29%) DHTML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Mathematics
1 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 6 (35.29%) PKI
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 5 (29.41%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Android
2 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
2 6 (35.29%) BlackBerry OS
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
1 5 (29.41%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle