The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Chip and PIN
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
276 217 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 35.71% 40.64% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 208 187 221
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in Somerset

Chip and PIN
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft