The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank - - 255
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,300 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-18.07% -7.14%
Chip and PIN
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
1850 2321 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.74% 40.27% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1832 1786
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in the South West

Chip and PIN
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) DBS Check

Chip and PIN
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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) PC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DBS Check