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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank 33 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 53 83 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.02% 11.82% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.99% 33.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 53 81 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
241 246 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.36% 35.04% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 200 230 185
Average salary £40,000 £42,314 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.46% +41.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leicester +9 11 £50,000 -
Lutterworth -15 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Smartcard
East Midlands

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 109 (90.08%) Finance
1 109 (90.08%) Cyber Security
2 64 (52.89%) .NET
2 64 (52.89%) XML
3 63 (52.07%) Computer Science
4 61 (50.41%) Mathematics
4 61 (50.41%) Software Engineering
5 60 (49.59%) Windows
6 51 (42.15%) C++
7 48 (39.67%) SQL
7 48 (39.67%) Web Development
8 43 (35.54%) SQL Server
8 43 (35.54%) C#
9 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
9 40 (33.06%) XSLT
10 38 (31.40%) DHTML
10 38 (31.40%) HTML
11 33 (27.27%) Degree
12 27 (22.31%) Android
12 27 (22.31%) PKI
12 27 (22.31%) Apple iOS
12 27 (22.31%) Java
12 27 (22.31%) Blackberry
12 27 (22.31%) ISO 9001
12 27 (22.31%) TickIT
12 27 (22.31%) Identity Management
12 27 (22.31%) Mobile App
13 26 (21.49%) LDAP
13 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.96%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.49%) LDAP
2 6 (4.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 109 (90.08%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (55.37%) Developer
2 25 (20.66%) Web Developer
3 24 (19.83%) Software Developer
3 24 (19.83%) Development Manager
3 24 (19.83%) C++ Developer
3 24 (19.83%) Test Engineer
3 24 (19.83%) C++ Software Developer
4 15 (12.40%) C# Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.96%) Technical Support
6 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.96%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (4.96%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (2.48%) Applications Developer
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (2.48%) Software Manager
7 3 (2.48%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (52.89%) .NET
1 64 (52.89%) XML
2 40 (33.06%) XSLT
3 38 (31.40%) DHTML
3 38 (31.40%) HTML
4 18 (14.88%) WPF
5 5 (4.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 63 (52.07%) Computer Science
2 61 (50.41%) Mathematics
3 27 (22.31%) PKI
3 27 (22.31%) Blackberry
3 27 (22.31%) Mobile App
4 24 (19.83%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 60 (49.59%) Windows
2 27 (22.31%) Android
2 27 (22.31%) Apple iOS
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (19.83%) Windows XP
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Vista
3 24 (19.83%) BlackBerry OS
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.96%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (90.08%) Cyber Security
2 61 (50.41%) Software Engineering
3 48 (39.67%) Web Development
4 27 (22.31%) Identity Management
5 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (19.83%) Automated Testing
7 21 (17.36%) QMS
7 21 (17.36%) Product Management
8 6 (4.96%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.48%) Android Development
9 3 (2.48%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.15%) C++
2 48 (39.67%) SQL
3 43 (35.54%) C#
4 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
5 27 (22.31%) Java
6 18 (14.88%) XAML
7 3 (2.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (22.31%) ISO 9001
1 27 (22.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (19.83%) Oracle
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft