The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank 423 374 429
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +55
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 20 69 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.31% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 1.05% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 11
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6827 6566 7047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.15% 29.78% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5288 5395 5972
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Chip and PIN
England

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
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 29 July 2014. 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
Hampshire -8 8 - -
Buckinghamshire -16 6 £40,000 -33.33%
Oxfordshire -3 5 £30,000 +9.09%
West Sussex -26 1 - -
Chip and PIN
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 23 (47.92%) Retail
2 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Military
3 17 (35.42%) Linux
4 16 (33.33%) Windows
4 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 16 (33.33%) Degree
5 15 (31.25%) EFT
6 14 (29.17%) EFTPOS
6 14 (29.17%) Electronics
6 14 (29.17%) Aerospace
7 13 (27.08%) Mobile Payment
8 12 (25.00%) Communications Security
8 12 (25.00%) Information Management
9 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (22.92%) ISEB
9 11 (22.92%) C++
9 11 (22.92%) MS Office
10 10 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 10 (20.83%) Usability Testing
10 10 (20.83%) Web Testing
10 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (20.83%) ISTQB
11 9 (18.75%) JSF
11 9 (18.75%) Requirements Management
11 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
11 9 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) MVNO
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) ATM
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (12.50%) JIRA
3 6 (12.50%) Selenium
4 4 (8.33%) TestDirector
4 4 (8.33%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) FishEye
5 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (47.92%) Retail
2 20 (41.67%) Military
2 20 (41.67%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (29.17%) Electronics
4 14 (29.17%) Aerospace
5 9 (18.75%) Avionics
6 3 (6.25%) Banking
7 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Software Engineer
1 13 (27.08%) Account Manager
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Functional Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Bid Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Business Development Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) JSF
2 5 (10.42%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) SOAP
3 2 (4.17%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) Java EE
3 2 (4.17%) Software Packaging
3 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) EFT
2 14 (29.17%) EFTPOS
3 13 (27.08%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 9 (18.75%) Device Driver
6 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.17%) EMV
8 1 (2.08%) EPoS
8 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
8 1 (2.08%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (18.75%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Information Management
1 12 (25.00%) Communications Security
2 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (20.83%) Web Testing
3 10 (20.83%) Usability Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Requirements Management
5 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.58%) OO
7 6 (12.50%) Business Development
8 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.42%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) C++
2 9 (18.75%) C
3 5 (10.42%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) Ada
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (4.17%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (22.92%) ISEB
3 10 (20.83%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) HP
2 4 (8.33%) Juniper
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.08%) Toshiba
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (2.08%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.08%) TSYS
4 1 (2.08%) VeriFone