The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Biometrics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
187 176 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.80% 28.39% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 152 145 181
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Biometrics
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in Merseyside

Biometrics
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Kronos
1 1 (100.00%) WFM

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Kronos