The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 411 435 406
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -29
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 30 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 16
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.11% -
Smartcard
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
7530 8625 8403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.98% 37.63% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5862 6794 6916
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Smartcard
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in the South East

Smartcard
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smartcard across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the South East

Smartcard
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 Smartcard within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Surrey +36 20 £32,500 -38.09% 8
Hampshire +3 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Kent - 2 - -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Smartcard
England

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 26 (53.06%) Windows
1 26 (53.06%) Android
1 26 (53.06%) Apple iOS
2 22 (44.90%) Degree
3 21 (42.86%) NFC
4 20 (40.82%) Electronics
5 17 (34.69%) Java
5 17 (34.69%) EMV
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) Cryptography
8 13 (26.53%) Mobile Payment
9 12 (24.49%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (24.49%) Computer Security
9 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
9 12 (24.49%) Bluetooth
9 12 (24.49%) C++
10 11 (22.45%) C#
10 11 (22.45%) .NET
11 10 (20.41%) Identity Management
11 10 (20.41%) Risk Management
11 10 (20.41%) Retail
12 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.37%) Banking
12 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
12 9 (18.37%) DTV
12 9 (18.37%) Hyperion
12 9 (18.37%) Internet
13 8 (16.33%) LDAP
13 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
13 8 (16.33%) Management Information System

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (16.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) NFC
2 12 (24.49%) Bluetooth
3 9 (18.37%) Internet
4 8 (16.33%) LDAP
4 8 (16.33%) Wireless
5 6 (12.24%) RFID
6 4 (8.16%) ATM
7 3 (6.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (40.82%) Electronics
2 10 (20.41%) Retail
3 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (10.20%) Finance
5 3 (6.12%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) C++ Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) EMV Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Junior
6 5 (10.20%) Security Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) WPF
2 6 (12.24%) WinForms
2 6 (12.24%) MFC
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) EMV
2 14 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 13 (26.53%) Mobile Payment
4 12 (24.49%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (18.37%) DTV
6 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (16.33%) PKI
6 8 (16.33%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (8.16%) APACS
7 4 (8.16%) EPoS
7 4 (8.16%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (8.16%) EFT
7 4 (8.16%) EFTPOS
8 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
1 26 (53.06%) Android
1 26 (53.06%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Phone
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Computer Security
1 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
2 10 (20.41%) Identity Management
2 10 (20.41%) Risk Management
3 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (16.33%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (16.33%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Android Development
4 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
4 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
6 4 (8.16%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) C++
3 11 (22.45%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) C
5 3 (6.12%) SQL
6 2 (4.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Hyperion
3 4 (8.16%) VocaLink
3 4 (8.16%) TSYS
3 4 (8.16%) VeriFone
3 4 (8.16%) WorldPay
3 4 (8.16%) Elavon
3 4 (8.16%) Ingenico
3 4 (8.16%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 4 (8.16%) Sage
4 3 (6.12%) Sun
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle