The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank - 467 436
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.035% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -11.11%
Biometrics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7879 8516 8241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.96% 37.24% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6205 6562 6744
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in the South East

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Statistics
2 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 6 (42.86%) Signal Processing
2 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) PhD
2 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 2 (14.29%) Android Development
6 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
2 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Research Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) ZK
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) jBPM
3 1 (7.14%) DOM
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
1 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Signal Processing
2 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Video Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C++
1 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.14%) Groovy
2 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Panasonic
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle