The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank 887 882 774
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -108
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 18 65 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.054% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 42
Average salary £49,125 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.75% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.37% -33.33%

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
43687 47600 43875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.71% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34679 37791 35687
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend

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

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in the UK

Chip and PIN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 within the UK.

Chip and PIN Salary Histogram in the UK

Chip and PIN
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +3 18 £49,125 +63.75% 5
London +32 6 £58,750 +132.67% 1
West Midlands - 5 £48,250 - 2
South East -17 4 £20,829 -47.92%
Staffordshire - 3 £48,250 - 2
Tamworth - 3 £48,250 - 2
Leicester - 2 £45,000 -
Kent - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +12 1 £21,000 -30.00%
Hampshire -6 1 £20,659 -
East of England -7 1 £22,500 +36.36%
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
Basildon - 1 £22,500 -
Coventry - 1 £54,000 -
Winchester - 1 £20,659 -
Essex - 1 £22,500 -

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 42 (65.63%) Retail
2 34 (53.13%) EPoS
3 18 (28.13%) Project Management
3 18 (28.13%) ITIL
4 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
4 17 (26.56%) EFT
5 15 (23.44%) Finance
6 11 (17.19%) SLA
7 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.50%) EMV
8 8 (12.50%) ATM
8 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (10.94%) WorldPay
9 7 (10.94%) Sage Pay
9 7 (10.94%) Elavon
9 7 (10.94%) Ingenico
9 7 (10.94%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 7 (10.94%) VocaLink
9 7 (10.94%) TSYS
9 7 (10.94%) VeriFone
9 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.94%) APACS
9 7 (10.94%) EFTPOS
9 7 (10.94%) Sage
10 6 (9.38%) Bluetooth
10 6 (9.38%) Windows
10 6 (9.38%) Smartcard
10 6 (9.38%) MPLS
10 6 (9.38%) Mobile Commerce

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Project
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) ATM
2 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (9.38%) MPLS
3 6 (9.38%) Bluetooth
3 6 (9.38%) NFC
4 5 (7.81%) WLAN
4 5 (7.81%) RFID
5 4 (6.25%) Wireless
6 3 (4.69%) WAN
7 1 (1.56%) VoIP
7 1 (1.56%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) NUnit
1 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.56%) Ranorex
1 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 42 (65.63%) Retail
2 15 (23.44%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.13%) Avionics
4 2 (3.13%) Military
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Field Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Account Director
4 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Field Service Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) EPoS Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Tester
9 1 (1.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) SOAP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (53.13%) EPoS
2 17 (26.56%) EFT
3 8 (12.50%) EMV
3 8 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (10.94%) EFTPOS
4 7 (10.94%) APACS
5 6 (9.38%) Smartcard
6 3 (4.69%) PMI
7 2 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (3.13%) VHDL
8 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) ITIL
1 18 (28.13%) Project Management
2 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
3 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
4 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.38%) Mobile Commerce
6 4 (6.25%) Service Management
6 4 (6.25%) Time Management
6 4 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
8 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.13%) CAD
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (3.13%) Line Management
8 2 (3.13%) PLM
9 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.56%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.13%) VBScript
3 2 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) PMP
1 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
1 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 6 (9.38%) ISO 8583
3 4 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.13%) DO-254
4 2 (3.13%) QA
5 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Sage
1 7 (10.94%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 7 (10.94%) VocaLink
1 7 (10.94%) TSYS
1 7 (10.94%) VeriFone
1 7 (10.94%) WorldPay
1 7 (10.94%) Elavon
1 7 (10.94%) Ingenico
2 2 (3.13%) Cadence
2 2 (3.13%) Xilinx
2 2 (3.13%) Altera
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) HP
3 1 (1.56%) Dell
3 1 (1.56%) Toshiba
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