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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biometrics
Rank 429 446 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.030% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.082% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
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
7458 8545 7955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.21% 36.76% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 6722 6451
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biometrics across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Biometrics Salary Histogram in the South East

Biometrics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 5 £32,500 -
West Sussex +11 3 £20,000 -66.38%
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +21 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Statistics
2 7 (43.75%) Visualisation
2 7 (43.75%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) PhD
2 7 (43.75%) MATLAB
2 7 (43.75%) Signal Processing
2 7 (43.75%) Machine Learning
2 7 (43.75%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (43.75%) Algorithms
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.25%) Xcode
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Research Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior iOS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ZK
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) DOM
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Statistics
1 7 (43.75%) Visualisation
1 7 (43.75%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Signal Processing
2 7 (43.75%) Machine Learning
2 7 (43.75%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Video Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
1 7 (43.75%) C++
1 7 (43.75%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
2 1 (6.25%) Groovy
2 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Panasonic
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle