The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank - - 252
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £44,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +48.33%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2253 2311 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 37.90% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1842 1908
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in the North West

Chip and PIN
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Chip and PIN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless