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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank 430 372 430
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +58
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 18 66 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.080% 0.30% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 1.03% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 8
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-36.25% +60.00%
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
6848 6414 7189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.35% 29.24% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5222 5234 6075
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 19 August 2014.

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 19 August 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
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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 -7 8 - -
Oxfordshire +11 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire -23 3 £40,000 -33.33%
West Sussex -26 2 - -
Chip and PIN
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 21 (50.00%) Military
2 19 (45.24%) Retail
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 17 (40.48%) Telecoms
3 17 (40.48%) Degree
4 16 (38.10%) Windows
5 15 (35.71%) Linux
5 15 (35.71%) Aerospace
5 15 (35.71%) Electronics
6 13 (30.95%) Information Management
6 13 (30.95%) Communications Security
7 12 (28.57%) MS Office
7 12 (28.57%) EFT
7 12 (28.57%) EFTPOS
8 11 (26.19%) C++
8 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
8 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (26.19%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (21.43%) C
9 9 (21.43%) Device Driver
9 9 (21.43%) VxWorks
9 9 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (21.43%) Avionics
9 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
9 9 (21.43%) JSF
9 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 9 (21.43%) Requirements Management
10 8 (19.05%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 12 (28.57%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) MVNO
2 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) ATM
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (14.29%) Selenium
4 4 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) TestDirector
5 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) FishEye
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (50.00%) Military
2 19 (45.24%) Retail
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 17 (40.48%) Telecoms
4 15 (35.71%) Aerospace
4 15 (35.71%) Electronics
5 9 (21.43%) Avionics
6 2 (4.76%) Marketing
7 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
1 11 (26.19%) Account Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Functional Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Bid Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) JSF
2 5 (11.90%) Middleware
3 2 (4.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) EFT
1 12 (28.57%) EFTPOS
2 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
2 11 (26.19%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (21.43%) Device Driver
4 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.38%) APACS
5 1 (2.38%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.38%) EPoS
5 1 (2.38%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Information Management
1 13 (30.95%) Communications Security
2 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 9 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 8 (19.05%) Web Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 8 (19.05%) Usability Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (11.90%) OO
5 5 (11.90%) UML
5 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Process Management
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C++
2 9 (21.43%) C
3 5 (11.90%) Ada
4 3 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 8 (19.05%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (9.52%) Juniper
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.38%) TSYS
4 1 (2.38%) VeriFone
4 1 (2.38%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (2.38%) Toshiba
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) Sage