The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biometrics
Rank 631 630 632
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 12 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.041% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.089% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 12
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Biometrics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19381 19047 19588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.25% 45.73% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16168 15675 15536
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Biometrics
Salary Trend in London

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in London

Biometrics
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biometrics across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Biometrics Salary Histogram in London

Biometrics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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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
City of London +59 3 - - 1
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics.

1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 23 (57.50%) Degree
3 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
3 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (42.50%) C++
5 16 (40.00%) C#
5 16 (40.00%) Image Processing
5 16 (40.00%) OCR
6 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.00%) OOP
7 10 (25.00%) OO
7 10 (25.00%) Java
7 10 (25.00%) Google
7 10 (25.00%) OAuth
7 10 (25.00%) Data Structures
7 10 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
7 10 (25.00%) Xamarin
7 10 (25.00%) REST
7 10 (25.00%) Facebook
7 10 (25.00%) Twitter
8 9 (22.50%) Android
8 9 (22.50%) Gradle
8 9 (22.50%) Android Development
8 9 (22.50%) Ruby
8 9 (22.50%) Banking
9 8 (20.00%) Retail
9 8 (20.00%) Law
9 8 (20.00%) Bloomberg
9 8 (20.00%) Machine Learning
10 7 (17.50%) MATLAB

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Gradle
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Law
3 8 (20.00%) Retail
4 6 (15.00%) Japanese Language
5 5 (12.50%) German Language
6 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
7 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
1 12 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 9 (22.50%) Android Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Insight Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Research Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Graduate
8 1 (2.50%) Information Security Officer
8 1 (2.50%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) OAuth
1 10 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 10 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 6 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Blog
4 5 (12.50%) Fintech
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.00%) Blockchain
6 3 (7.50%) Economics
7 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (5.00%) User Experience
8 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.50%) iPhone
8 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Image Processing
1 16 (40.00%) OCR
2 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.00%) OO
3 10 (25.00%) OOP
4 9 (22.50%) Android Development
5 8 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 5 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Customer Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.50%) Qualitative Research
7 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.50%) BCP
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) Information Security
8 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C++
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) Ruby
5 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
5 7 (17.50%) Python
6 6 (15.00%) R
7 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.50%) CISM
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Facebook
1 10 (25.00%) Google
1 10 (25.00%) Twitter
1 10 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 8 (20.00%) Bloomberg
London
Online Resourcing
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City of London
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Posted: 13 days ago