The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Smartcard
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1349 1101 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.51% 35.53% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 799 675 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,634 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Smartcard
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in Scotland

Smartcard
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) EMV
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Contactless

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Contactless
1 1 (50.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA