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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank 870 878 757
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -121
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 23 29 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.025% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.065% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 58
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -39.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,400 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,125 £36,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+20.89% -36.52%

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Chip and PIN Salary Histogram in the UK

Chip and PIN
Top 17 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 28 August 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
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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
England -2 23 £45,000 +35.33% 2
Staffordshire - 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 12 £45,000 -
Tamworth - 12 £45,000 -
South East +4 4 £65,000 +116.66%
South West -20 3 £32,500 -10.95%
Woking - 3 £65,000 -
Surrey - 3 £65,000 -
Bristol - 3 £32,500 -
Leicester - 2 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
London +12 1 £65,000 +132.14% 1
Oxfordshire 0 1 £21,000 -30.00%
East of England -8 1 £24,000 -65.71% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £24,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £24,000 -

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (66.67%) Retail
2 19 (42.22%) EPoS
3 14 (31.11%) Finance
4 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
5 12 (26.67%) SLA
5 12 (26.67%) PCI DSS
6 11 (24.44%) EFT
6 11 (24.44%) Project Management
7 10 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (17.78%) WAN
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (13.33%) NFC
9 6 (13.33%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (13.33%) Bluetooth
9 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (11.11%) RFID
10 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.11%) WLAN
10 5 (11.11%) ITIL
10 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.89%) ATM
11 4 (8.89%) Sage
11 4 (8.89%) Change Management
11 4 (8.89%) Smartcard
11 4 (8.89%) Sophos
11 4 (8.89%) Mobile Commerce
11 4 (8.89%) EFTPOS
11 4 (8.89%) EMV
11 4 (8.89%) vSphere

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Retail-J
1 1 (2.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (17.78%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) Bluetooth
3 6 (13.33%) NFC
4 5 (11.11%) RFID
4 5 (11.11%) WLAN
5 4 (8.89%) ATM
6 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 3 (6.67%) GPRS
6 3 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
General
1 30 (66.67%) Retail
2 14 (31.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Account Director
6 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) IT Support
6 3 (6.67%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.44%) EPoS Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) EPoS Field Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) EPoS
2 11 (24.44%) EFT
3 6 (13.33%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (8.89%) EMV
4 4 (8.89%) EFTPOS
4 4 (8.89%) Smartcard
4 4 (8.89%) APACS
5 3 (6.67%) PMI
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
2 11 (24.44%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.89%) Mobile Commerce
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Time Management
6 2 (4.44%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Logistics
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.67%) PMP
2 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
1 12 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 8583
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) VMware
1 4 (8.89%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 4 (8.89%) VocaLink
1 4 (8.89%) TSYS
1 4 (8.89%) VeriFone
1 4 (8.89%) Splunk
1 4 (8.89%) WorldPay
1 4 (8.89%) Elavon
1 4 (8.89%) Ingenico
1 4 (8.89%) Sage
1 4 (8.89%) Sophos
2 1 (2.22%) Toshiba
2 1 (2.22%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) Dell
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago