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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank 430 375 420
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +45
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 7 60 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% 0.82% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 14
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 £24,000 £24,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £63,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
7900 7342 8205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.39% 34.71% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5975 5989 6875
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
Oxfordshire -5 4 £27,000 -1.81%
West Sussex -17 2 - -
Hampshire -15 1 £85,000 +254.16%
Chip and PIN
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (51.22%) Military
2 18 (43.90%) Retail
3 17 (41.46%) Telecoms
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 17 (41.46%) Degree
4 15 (36.59%) Windows
4 15 (36.59%) Linux
4 15 (36.59%) Electronics
4 15 (36.59%) Aerospace
5 13 (31.71%) Information Management
5 13 (31.71%) Communications Security
6 11 (26.83%) C++
6 11 (26.83%) MS Office
6 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
6 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (24.39%) EFT
7 10 (24.39%) EFTPOS
8 9 (21.95%) C
8 9 (21.95%) ISEB
8 9 (21.95%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (21.95%) VxWorks
8 9 (21.95%) Device Driver
8 9 (21.95%) JSF
8 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
8 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
8 9 (21.95%) Requirements Management
8 9 (21.95%) Usability Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (26.83%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) MVNO
2 4 (9.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) ATM
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (21.95%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (17.07%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) TestDirector
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Bugzilla
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) FishEye
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (51.22%) Military
2 18 (43.90%) Retail
3 17 (41.46%) Telecoms
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 15 (36.59%) Aerospace
4 15 (36.59%) Electronics
5 9 (21.95%) Avionics
6 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
1 11 (26.83%) Software Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Account Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Functional Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Bid Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) JSF
2 5 (12.20%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
2 10 (24.39%) EFT
2 10 (24.39%) EFTPOS
3 9 (21.95%) Device Driver
3 9 (21.95%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.88%) EPoS
6 1 (2.44%) EMV
6 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.44%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) VxWorks
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Information Management
1 13 (31.71%) Communications Security
2 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Requirements Management
3 9 (21.95%) Usability Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Integration Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Web Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
3 9 (21.95%) Functional Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) UML
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.20%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) C++
2 9 (21.95%) C
3 5 (12.20%) Ada
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) Juniper
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Sage
4 1 (2.44%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (2.44%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.44%) TSYS
4 1 (2.44%) VeriFone
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