The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biometrics
Rank 231 238 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.075% 0.087% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -18.75%
Biometrics
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2111 1954 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.78% 33.84% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1499 2041
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £24,500 £24,858
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Biometrics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in the South West

Biometrics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Biometrics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 11 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Consultant
1 11 (100.00%) Research Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (100.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity