The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank - - 259
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.30% -26.11%
Smartcard
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
2224 2309 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.60% 37.86% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1844 1926
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 £24,000
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% -

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Smartcard
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in the North West

Smartcard
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless

Smartcard
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft