The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing EFT 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
EFT
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
379 347 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.96% 41.76% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 342 333 314
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,230 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

EFT Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

EFT
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

EFT Salary Trend in Southampton

EFT
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) C++
2 15 (83.33%) C
2 15 (83.33%) XML
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 15 (83.33%) SSL
2 15 (83.33%) EMV
2 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (72.22%) Cryptography
3 13 (72.22%) FTP
3 13 (72.22%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) Retail
5 7 (38.89%) Subversion
5 7 (38.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (38.89%) VeriFone
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) Embedded C++
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
9 1 (5.56%) ISEB

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 15 (83.33%) SSL
2 13 (72.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (38.89%) Subversion
General
1 11 (61.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) EMV
2 13 (72.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) C++
2 15 (83.33%) C
3 13 (72.22%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VeriFone