The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank - 80 -
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £17,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+71.66% -29.41%
Chip and PIN
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
255 276 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.16% 31.12% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 221 231 183
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Chip and PIN
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB