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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 426 372 409
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +37
Permanent jobs citing EFT 16 74 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.89% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 64 25
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 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -5.55%
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
7437 8317 7782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.49% 37.07% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5847 6447 6294
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -16 7 £105,000 +106.89%
Surrey -13 6 £43,250 -11.28%
Hampshire -36 1 £45,000 +36.36%
EFT
England

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (45.95%) Retail
2 16 (43.24%) Management Information System
3 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
3 15 (40.54%) PCI DSS
4 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
4 14 (37.84%) Java
4 14 (37.84%) Oracle
5 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) Spring
6 10 (27.03%) Banking
6 10 (27.03%) MS Office
6 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (27.03%) Chip and PIN
6 10 (27.03%) MS Visio
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 7 (18.92%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (16.22%) J2EE
9 3 (8.11%) EFTPOS
9 3 (8.11%) QA
9 3 (8.11%) EMV
9 3 (8.11%) ISO 8583
10 2 (5.41%) Information Management
10 2 (5.41%) APACS
10 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
10 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (27.03%) MS Office
1 10 (27.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) ATM
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (45.95%) Retail
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 7 (18.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Author
2 10 (27.03%) Technical Author
3 7 (18.92%) Account Director
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Writer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Software Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) CSS
1 13 (35.14%) Spring
2 6 (16.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Management Information System
2 10 (27.03%) Chip and PIN
3 7 (18.92%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (8.11%) EFTPOS
4 3 (8.11%) EMV
5 2 (5.41%) EPoS
5 2 (5.41%) Smartcard
5 2 (5.41%) APACS
6 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
3 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Change Control
3 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
3 2 (5.41%) People Management
3 2 (5.41%) Information Management
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (2.70%) Data Security
4 1 (2.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 8583
2 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Sage
2 2 (5.41%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 2 (5.41%) VocaLink
2 2 (5.41%) TSYS
2 2 (5.41%) VeriFone
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft