The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank 630 643 604
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 2 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.008% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.018% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 21
Average salary £44,500 £22,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.77% -59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £44,125 £35,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+26.07% -31.70%
Chip and PIN
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
20557 21701 20957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.01% 44.73% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16736 17628 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in London

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in London

Chip and PIN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chip and PIN across the London region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Chip and PIN Salary Histogram in London

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 14 (77.78%) EPoS
2 11 (61.11%) Retail
3 7 (38.89%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) NFC
4 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
5 5 (27.78%) WLAN
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) RFID
5 5 (27.78%) EFT
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) APACS
6 3 (16.67%) ISO 8583
6 3 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 3 (16.67%) EMV
6 3 (16.67%) ATM
6 3 (16.67%) SLA
6 3 (16.67%) PMI
6 3 (16.67%) PMP
6 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Sage
6 3 (16.67%) WorldPay
6 3 (16.67%) Sage Pay
6 3 (16.67%) Elavon
6 3 (16.67%) Ingenico
6 3 (16.67%) VocaLink
6 3 (16.67%) TSYS
6 3 (16.67%) VeriFone
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Java

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Retail-J
1 1 (5.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (33.33%) NFC
2 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 5 (27.78%) WLAN
3 5 (27.78%) RFID
4 3 (16.67%) ATM
5 1 (5.56%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
1 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (61.11%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Product Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Account Director
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) EPoS
2 5 (27.78%) EFT
3 3 (16.67%) EMV
3 3 (16.67%) APACS
3 3 (16.67%) PMI
4 2 (11.11%) EFTPOS
4 2 (11.11%) Smartcard
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PMP
1 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 8583
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Sage
1 3 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 3 (16.67%) VocaLink
1 3 (16.67%) TSYS
1 3 (16.67%) VeriFone
1 3 (16.67%) WorldPay
1 3 (16.67%) Elavon
1 3 (16.67%) Ingenico