The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank 432 435 366
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -69
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 12 25 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.056% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.29% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 8
Average salary £105,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+162.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
Chip and PIN
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
7469 8634 8018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.12% 36.67% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5713 6779 6478
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in the South East

Chip and PIN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chip and PIN across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Chip and PIN Salary Histogram in the South East

Chip and PIN
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 Chip and PIN within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 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
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £105,000 +162.50%
Kent - 2 - - 1
Hampshire +2 1 £20,659 -51.39%
Middlesex - 1 £36,500 -
Surrey - 1 £20,750 -
Chip and PIN
England

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (48.00%) EFT
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) EPoS
3 10 (40.00%) Retail
4 7 (28.00%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 5 (20.00%) EFTPOS
5 5 (20.00%) Firmware
5 5 (20.00%) CAD
5 5 (20.00%) EMV
5 5 (20.00%) Xilinx
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) Military
5 5 (20.00%) VHDL
5 5 (20.00%) Cadence
5 5 (20.00%) Electronics
5 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.00%) PLM
5 5 (20.00%) Avionics
5 5 (20.00%) Altera
5 5 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (20.00%) DO-254
5 5 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) VocaLink
6 4 (16.00%) TSYS
6 4 (16.00%) VeriFone
6 4 (16.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 4 (16.00%) WorldPay
6 4 (16.00%) Sage Pay
6 4 (16.00%) Elavon

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) ATM
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Retail
3 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (20.00%) Military
3 5 (20.00%) Electronics
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Account Director
2 6 (24.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Business Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) PC Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) EFT
2 11 (44.00%) EPoS
3 7 (28.00%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (20.00%) EFTPOS
4 5 (20.00%) EMV
4 5 (20.00%) VHDL
4 5 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (16.00%) Smartcard
5 4 (16.00%) APACS
6 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) CAD
1 5 (20.00%) PLM
1 5 (20.00%) Line Management
2 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Data Security
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) DO-254
2 3 (12.00%) ISO 8583
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Xilinx
1 5 (20.00%) Cadence
1 5 (20.00%) Altera
2 4 (16.00%) VocaLink
2 4 (16.00%) TSYS
2 4 (16.00%) VeriFone
2 4 (16.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 4 (16.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (16.00%) Elavon
2 4 (16.00%) Ingenico
2 4 (16.00%) Sage
3 1 (4.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
Kent
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