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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank - - 250
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1878 1850 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.63% 26.49% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1526 1689
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smartcard across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle