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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biometrics
Rank 249 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
2312 1964 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.60% 33.36% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1590 1717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biometrics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Gloucestershire - 6 - - 1
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics.

1 7 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) Research Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (100.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago