The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biometrics
UK
Rank 815 879 923
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +44
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 44 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.051% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.12% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 12
Median salary £57,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £102,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34011 42290 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.46% 42.70% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27752 33928 34079
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Biometrics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biometrics within the UK.

Biometrics Salary Trend in the UK

Biometrics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biometrics over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Biometrics Salary Histogram in the UK

Biometrics
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
England +70 44 £57,000 -0.86% 15
London +71 29 £60,000 +4.34% 11
West Midlands +8 14 £37,500 -11.76%
Birmingham +7 14 £37,500 -11.76%
City of London - 3 £57,604 - 2
South East +52 1 £29,500 -34.44% 2
Slough - 1 £29,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £29,500 -
Croydon - 1 £57,000 -

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 32 (37.65%) Python
2 28 (32.94%) AngularJS
3 27 (31.76%) Machine Learning
4 26 (30.59%) Java
5 25 (29.41%) .NET
6 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
6 24 (28.24%) Algorithms
7 23 (27.06%) Linux
7 23 (27.06%) Speech Recognition
8 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
9 19 (22.35%) Degree
9 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
11 17 (20.00%) PhD
12 16 (18.82%) HTML
12 16 (18.82%) CSS
12 16 (18.82%) Android
13 15 (17.65%) Web Development
13 15 (17.65%) Windows
13 15 (17.65%) Finance
14 14 (16.47%) MVC
14 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
14 14 (16.47%) C#
14 14 (16.47%) .NET Framework
14 14 (16.47%) Entity Framework
14 14 (16.47%) CSS3
14 14 (16.47%) HTML5
14 14 (16.47%) DevOps
14 14 (16.47%) Anomaly Detection
14 14 (16.47%) Twitter Bootstrap

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.59%) Apache
3 4 (4.71%) IIS
4 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.35%) CMS
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
6 1 (1.18%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Firewall
1 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.35%) DHCP
2 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) VPN
2 2 (2.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.59%) Hudson
1 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
1 9 (10.59%) Maven
1 9 (10.59%) MSBuild
1 9 (10.59%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (10.59%) TeamCity
1 9 (10.59%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.53%) CMake
2 3 (3.53%) gulp
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) French Language
4 1 (1.18%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
3 11 (12.94%) Architect
3 11 (12.94%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Android Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Angular Developer
5 9 (10.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (8.24%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Data Scientist
8 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) AngularJS
2 25 (29.41%) .NET
3 16 (18.82%) CSS
3 16 (18.82%) HTML
4 14 (16.47%) .NET Framework
4 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
4 14 (16.47%) CSS3
4 14 (16.47%) Entity Framework
4 14 (16.47%) HTML5
4 14 (16.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (14.12%) Node.js
6 5 (5.88%) React
6 5 (5.88%) XML
7 4 (4.71%) REST
8 3 (3.53%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.53%) JSON
8 3 (3.53%) JSON Schema
8 3 (3.53%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Algorithms
2 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.59%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (9.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (7.06%) Fintech
6 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.88%) PKI
6 5 (5.88%) Smartcard
7 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.71%) User Experience
8 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
8 3 (3.53%) Replication
9 2 (2.35%) Blockchain
9 2 (2.35%) CCTV
9 2 (2.35%) Robotics
10 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) Android
3 15 (17.65%) Windows
4 10 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.71%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (3.53%) Fedora
8 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.18%) AIX
10 1 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Machine Learning
2 23 (27.06%) Speech Recognition
3 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.65%) Web Development
5 14 (16.47%) Anomaly Detection
5 14 (16.47%) DevOps
5 14 (16.47%) MVC
6 13 (15.29%) Deep Learning
6 13 (15.29%) Scrum
7 12 (14.12%) Android Development
8 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.59%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.59%) Cryptography
10 8 (9.41%) Computer Vision
10 8 (9.41%) Disruptive Innovation
10 8 (9.41%) Image Processing
11 7 (8.24%) OCR
12 6 (7.06%) Migration
13 5 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) Python
2 26 (30.59%) Java
3 14 (16.47%) C#
4 12 (14.12%) C++
5 9 (10.59%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.59%) Bourne shell
5 9 (10.59%) Korn
5 9 (10.59%) Perl
5 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.59%) Ruby
6 8 (9.41%) SQL
7 6 (7.06%) Go
8 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.71%) C
9 4 (4.71%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.18%) ABAP
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Degree
2 17 (20.00%) PhD
3 2 (2.35%) CCNA
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.35%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.35%) MCITP
3 2 (2.35%) MCP
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.18%) CISA
4 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PMP
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Docker
5 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Ansible
1 9 (10.59%) Nagios
1 9 (10.59%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (10.59%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) WSUS
3 1 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.18%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (10.59%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco
4 5 (5.88%) VMware
5 4 (4.71%) Adobe
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
6 3 (3.53%) Facebook
6 3 (3.53%) Google
6 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) Informatica
6 3 (3.53%) Twitter
7 2 (2.35%) Apple
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) Veeam
7 2 (2.35%) Veritas
8 1 (1.18%) EMC
8 1 (1.18%) PagerDuty
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
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