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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 440 386 395
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +9
Permanent jobs citing EFT 9 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.69% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 50 38
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.64%
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
7773 7664 8031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.60% 35.39% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 6212 6709
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 £64,900 £57,500 £62,500
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
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 24 October 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
Hampshire -5 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Surrey -11 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -32 1 £43,000 -21.81%
EFT
England

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 26 (54.17%) Linux
1 26 (54.17%) Degree
1 26 (54.17%) PCI DSS
2 23 (47.92%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) UNIX
3 19 (39.58%) Retail
4 18 (37.50%) CISA
4 18 (37.50%) MBA
4 18 (37.50%) Internet
4 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 18 (37.50%) CISSP
4 18 (37.50%) PCI QSA
5 8 (16.67%) EFTPOS
5 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (14.58%) Finance
6 7 (14.58%) EMV
6 7 (14.58%) Java
6 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (12.50%) MVNO
7 6 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (10.42%) XML
9 4 (8.33%) C
9 4 (8.33%) C#
9 4 (8.33%) C++
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle
9 4 (8.33%) FTP
9 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.33%) SSL

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) Internet
2 6 (12.50%) MVNO
3 4 (8.33%) FTP
3 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 19 (39.58%) Retail
2 7 (14.58%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Implementation Specialist
2 14 (29.17%) Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Account Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Support Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Writer
8 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Author
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Author
9 1 (2.08%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) Spring
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) EFTPOS
1 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.58%) EMV
3 6 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
3 6 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (8.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.17%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Linux
2 23 (47.92%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) UNIX
4 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
2 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.17%) Information Management
4 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
4 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.08%) ERP
5 1 (2.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) C
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Degree
2 18 (37.50%) PCI QSA
2 18 (37.50%) CISSP
2 18 (37.50%) CISA
2 18 (37.50%) MBA
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (54.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) VeriFone
4 1 (2.08%) Wincor Nixdorf