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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 65 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 9 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.22% 6.99% 4.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.59% 18.41% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 65 26
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
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
196 353 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.59% 37.96% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 176 307 265
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015. 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 +2 3 £50,000 -
Smartcard
East Midlands

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 37 (100.00%) Finance
1 37 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 27 (72.97%) XML
2 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
2 27 (72.97%) Mathematics
2 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
3 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
4 21 (56.76%) Windows
4 21 (56.76%) Web Development
5 20 (54.05%) SQL
6 17 (45.95%) C#
7 16 (43.24%) DHTML
7 16 (43.24%) HTML
7 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
7 16 (43.24%) XSLT
7 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) C++
8 11 (29.73%) Java
8 11 (29.73%) Oracle
8 11 (29.73%) LDAP
8 11 (29.73%) Blackberry
8 11 (29.73%) PKI
8 11 (29.73%) Android
8 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
8 11 (29.73%) BlackBerry OS
9 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
9 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
9 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (27.03%) Biometrics

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (29.73%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) C++ Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Software Developer
2 11 (29.73%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Test Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
1 27 (72.97%) XML
2 16 (43.24%) XSLT
2 16 (43.24%) DHTML
2 16 (43.24%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Mathematics
1 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Blackberry
2 11 (29.73%) PKI
3 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
3 10 (27.03%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Android
2 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
2 11 (29.73%) BlackBerry OS
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
3 21 (56.76%) Web Development
4 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) C#
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) C++
4 11 (29.73%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
1 10 (27.03%) TickIT
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle