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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank 590 589 625
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +36
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 32 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.097% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.22% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 6
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -55.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,050 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -11.11%
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
City of London +2 10 £60,000 +140.00% 3
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (37.21%) C++
2 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
3 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
3 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 14 (32.56%) REST
4 12 (27.91%) C#
5 11 (25.58%) Java
6 10 (23.26%) OOP
6 10 (23.26%) OO
6 10 (23.26%) Google
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.26%) Facebook
6 10 (23.26%) Twitter
6 10 (23.26%) Protocol Buffers
6 10 (23.26%) Xamarin
6 10 (23.26%) Image Processing
6 10 (23.26%) OAuth
6 10 (23.26%) Data Structures
7 8 (18.60%) Multithreading
7 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 8 (18.60%) Web Services
8 7 (16.28%) Ruby
8 7 (16.28%) Android
8 7 (16.28%) Gradle
8 7 (16.28%) Android Development
8 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.95%) C
10 5 (11.63%) Windows
10 5 (11.63%) User Experience

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Gradle
2 4 (9.30%) CMake
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Law
2 4 (9.30%) German Language
3 3 (6.98%) Japanese Language
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Technical Support
2 7 (16.28%) Android Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Business Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) REST
2 10 (23.26%) OAuth
2 10 (23.26%) Protocol Buffers
3 8 (18.60%) Web Services
4 4 (9.30%) SOAP
5 3 (6.98%) HTML
6 2 (4.65%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.65%) CSS
6 2 (4.65%) XML
6 2 (4.65%) XSD
6 2 (4.65%) CGI
6 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.65%) HTML5
6 2 (4.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.26%) Data Structures
3 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.63%) User Experience
5 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.98%) iPhone
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) OOP
2 10 (23.26%) OO
2 10 (23.26%) Image Processing
3 8 (18.60%) Multithreading
4 7 (16.28%) Android Development
5 5 (11.63%) Analytics
5 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) Video Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) Product Management
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Web Development
6 4 (9.30%) Low Latency
6 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
6 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C++
2 12 (27.91%) C#
3 11 (25.58%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 6 (13.95%) C
7 3 (6.98%) Apple Swift
7 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.65%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Google
1 10 (23.26%) Facebook
1 10 (23.26%) Twitter
1 10 (23.26%) Xamarin
2 4 (9.30%) Panasonic
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Bloomberg
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