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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 591 620 635
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 31 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.020% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.043% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
19700 20899 23058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.41% 46.16% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16057 17205 19519
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,511 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
City of London +28 20 £25,000 -16.66%
Croydon - 2 - -
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 35 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (50.77%) Finance
3 25 (38.46%) Law
3 25 (38.46%) Bloomberg
4 18 (27.69%) Marketing
5 17 (26.15%) Japanese Language
6 16 (24.62%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (24.62%) Business Development
7 14 (21.54%) Analytics
8 11 (16.92%) French Language
9 10 (15.38%) Multimedia
9 10 (15.38%) Internet
10 7 (10.77%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
12 4 (6.15%) Banking
12 4 (6.15%) Cryptography
12 4 (6.15%) IVR
12 4 (6.15%) Speech Recognition
12 4 (6.15%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (6.15%) Statistical Analysis
12 4 (6.15%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (6.15%) Machine Learning
12 4 (6.15%) Big Data
12 4 (6.15%) CTI
12 4 (6.15%) VXML
12 4 (6.15%) Data Mining
12 4 (6.15%) Avaya
12 4 (6.15%) Java
12 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
12 4 (6.15%) SQL

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (6.15%) Broadband
2 4 (6.15%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) Data Mining
1 4 (6.15%) Big Data
2 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 25 (38.46%) Law
3 18 (27.69%) Marketing
4 17 (26.15%) Japanese Language
5 11 (16.92%) French Language
6 10 (15.38%) Multimedia
7 7 (10.77%) Mandarin Language
8 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.15%) Banking
10 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Technical Support
2 17 (26.15%) Consultant
3 4 (6.15%) Developer
4 2 (3.08%) Analyst
4 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
4 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (3.08%) ICT Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (1.54%) Technical Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Senior Functional Consultant
5 1 (1.54%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (1.54%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) J2EE
1 4 (6.15%) XML
1 4 (6.15%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (6.15%) IVR
2 4 (6.15%) Cryptography
2 4 (6.15%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Technical Architecture
1 16 (24.62%) Business Development
2 14 (21.54%) Analytics
3 4 (6.15%) Cyber Security
3 4 (6.15%) Speech Recognition
3 4 (6.15%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (6.15%) Machine Learning
4 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.08%) Software Licensing
4 2 (3.08%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
4 2 (3.08%) ETL
4 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) Java
1 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Bloomberg
2 4 (6.15%) Avaya
3 2 (3.08%) Sage
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft