The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 429 397 419
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Permanent jobs citing EFT 12 56 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.66% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 49 17
Average salary £105,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+162.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £41,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -13.15%
EFT
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
7458 8545 7955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.21% 36.76% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 6722 6451
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EFT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EFT
Salary Trend in the South East

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

EFT Salary Trend in the South East

EFT
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EFT across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

EFT Salary Histogram in the South East

EFT
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 EFT within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 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 -15 5 £105,000 +162.50%
Surrey +12 3 £44,000 -16.19%
Kent - 2 - -
EFT
England

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing EFT 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 EFT.

1 15 (48.39%) Retail
2 12 (38.71%) Chip and PIN
3 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
5 8 (25.81%) Banking
5 8 (25.81%) Spring
5 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle
5 8 (25.81%) MS Office
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
5 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (16.13%) EMV
7 5 (16.13%) EFTPOS
8 4 (12.90%) Smartcard
8 4 (12.90%) Mobile Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) APACS
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) Sage
8 4 (12.90%) EPoS
8 4 (12.90%) ATM
8 4 (12.90%) J2EE
8 4 (12.90%) VocaLink
8 4 (12.90%) TSYS

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing EFT 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 EFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
1 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (48.39%) Retail
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Author
1 8 (25.81%) Technical Author
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Account Director
3 2 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Tester
4 1 (3.23%) DBA
4 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Writer
4 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Chip and PIN
2 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (22.58%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (16.13%) EFTPOS
4 5 (16.13%) EMV
5 4 (12.90%) EPoS
5 4 (12.90%) Smartcard
5 4 (12.90%) APACS
6 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (6.45%) Information Management
4 2 (6.45%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (6.45%) People Management
4 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.23%) Database Security
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Data Security
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 8583
2 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Sage
2 4 (12.90%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 4 (12.90%) VocaLink
2 4 (12.90%) TSYS
2 4 (12.90%) VeriFone
2 4 (12.90%) WorldPay
2 4 (12.90%) Elavon
2 4 (12.90%) Ingenico