The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank - 252 -
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.027% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Smartcard
England

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 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 8583
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) EMV
2 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) .NET

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 8583