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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 431 421 414
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing EFT 5 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 27
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -25.00%
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
7888 8421 8109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.11% 37.43% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6249 6448 6624
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 4 August 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
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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
Surrey +4 3 £44,000 -16.19%
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 -
EFT
England

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
2 8 (44.44%) Retail
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (33.33%) WorldPay
4 6 (33.33%) Sage Pay
4 6 (33.33%) VeriFone
4 6 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 6 (33.33%) EFTPOS
4 6 (33.33%) Smartcard
4 6 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) EPoS
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) EMV
5 4 (22.22%) ATM
5 4 (22.22%) Sage
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 4 (22.22%) APACS
5 4 (22.22%) ISO 8583
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) VocaLink
5 4 (22.22%) TSYS
5 4 (22.22%) Elavon
5 4 (22.22%) Ingenico
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (22.22%) Database Security
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Account Director
2 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Server Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Author
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (33.33%) EFTPOS
3 6 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 6 (33.33%) EPoS
4 4 (22.22%) EMV
4 4 (22.22%) APACS
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Database Security
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (11.11%) People Management
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Information Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO 8583
2 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 6 (33.33%) VeriFone
1 6 (33.33%) WorldPay
2 4 (22.22%) Elavon
2 4 (22.22%) Ingenico
2 4 (22.22%) VocaLink
2 4 (22.22%) TSYS
2 4 (22.22%) Sage
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) DataCash