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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank - 458 456
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.16% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 12
Median salary - £105,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +162.50%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £53,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +33.12%
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
7865 8134 9129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 41.00% 38.24% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6478 6264 7180
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Chip and PIN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) EPoS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) iPhone
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 2 (28.57%) 3G
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Web Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) TestDirector
1 1 (14.29%) TestLink
General
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) EPoS
2 4 (57.14%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) V-Model
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware