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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chip and PIN
Rank 850 875 781
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -94
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 40 58 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.094% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 30
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £23,050 £39,950
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%

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
42537 47814 43368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.45% 39.82% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33559 37750 35151
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Chip and PIN Salary Histogram in the UK

Chip and PIN
Top 22 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 24 April 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 -5 40 £52,500 +31.25% 6
London +47 19 £55,000 +39.24% 2
South East -2 15 £105,000 +162.50% 2
High Wycombe -1 7 £105,000 +162.50%
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £105,000 +133.33%
West Midlands -25 3 £53,250 -
Surrey - 3 £20,750 -
City of London - 3 £55,000 -
East of England +16 2 £21,500 - 1
Hampshire -7 2 £32,829 -22.75% 1
Essex - 2 £21,500 - 1
Basildon - 2 £21,500 - 1
Edgware - 2 £21,250 -
Basingstoke +28 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands +18 1 £30,000 +73.91%
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £36,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £54,000 -
Horley - 1 £22,500 -
Leicester - 1 £30,000 -
Winchester - 1 £20,659 - 1

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (62.34%) Retail
2 34 (44.16%) EPoS
3 25 (32.47%) E-Commerce
4 23 (29.87%) Project Management
5 21 (27.27%) ITIL
6 20 (25.97%) Finance
7 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.18%) EFT
9 13 (16.88%) MPLS
9 13 (16.88%) Windows
10 10 (12.99%) SLA
10 10 (12.99%) Wireless
11 8 (10.39%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (9.09%) Retail-J
12 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.09%) SQL
13 6 (7.79%) ATM
13 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth
13 6 (7.79%) EMV
13 6 (7.79%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (7.79%) NFC
13 6 (7.79%) ISO 8583
14 5 (6.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (6.49%) Military
14 5 (6.49%) VHDL
14 5 (6.49%) Cadence
14 5 (6.49%) PLM
14 5 (6.49%) APACS
14 5 (6.49%) Electronics
14 5 (6.49%) Telecoms

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Project
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) MPLS
2 10 (12.99%) Wireless
3 6 (7.79%) NFC
3 6 (7.79%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (7.79%) ATM
3 6 (7.79%) Bluetooth
4 5 (6.49%) RFID
4 5 (6.49%) WLAN
5 1 (1.30%) iBeacon
5 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) NUnit
1 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.30%) Ranorex
1 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 48 (62.34%) Retail
2 20 (25.97%) Finance
3 5 (6.49%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.49%) Electronics
3 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.49%) Avionics
3 5 (6.49%) Military
4 3 (3.90%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.58%) Field Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Account Director
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Hardware Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Field Service Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) EPoS Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Support
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Support Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Product Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Tester
9 2 (2.60%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) HTML
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.30%) CSS
2 1 (1.30%) SOAP
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) Ajax
2 1 (1.30%) jQuery
2 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.30%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.16%) EPoS
2 14 (18.18%) EFT
3 8 (10.39%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (7.79%) EMV
5 5 (6.49%) EFTPOS
5 5 (6.49%) APACS
5 5 (6.49%) VHDL
5 5 (6.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (5.19%) Smartcard
7 3 (3.90%) PMI
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) E-Commerce
2 23 (29.87%) Project Management
3 21 (27.27%) ITIL
4 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.49%) CAD
6 5 (6.49%) PLM
6 5 (6.49%) Time Management
6 5 (6.49%) Line Management
7 4 (5.19%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (2.60%) CRM
8 2 (2.60%) Service Management
8 2 (2.60%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.60%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.30%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.30%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.30%) Security Testing
9 1 (1.30%) Web Testing
9 1 (1.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) VBScript
2 2 (2.60%) VB
2 2 (2.60%) Java
2 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) C#
3 1 (1.30%) C++
3 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
3 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.90%) PMP
2 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) ISO 8583
3 5 (6.49%) DO-254
4 2 (2.60%) QA
5 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Cadence
1 5 (6.49%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 5 (6.49%) Xilinx
1 5 (6.49%) Altera
1 5 (6.49%) VocaLink
1 5 (6.49%) TSYS
1 5 (6.49%) VeriFone
1 5 (6.49%) WorldPay
1 5 (6.49%) Elavon
1 5 (6.49%) Ingenico
1 5 (6.49%) Sage
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) Dell
3 1 (1.30%) Toshiba
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Healthcare & Other Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Basildon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Winchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18817.00 - £22500.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 25 days ago