The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 868 889 885
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing EFT 43 92 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.084% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 41 86 104
Median salary £45,000 £63,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £82,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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
40481 45637 47431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.34% 41.62% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33027 36271 37454
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EFT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EFT
Salary Trend

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

EFT Salary Trend in the UK

EFT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EFT over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 within the UK.

EFT Salary Histogram in the UK

EFT
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 43 £45,000 -29.41%
South East +36 29 £45,000 +2.27%
Hampshire - 19 £41,500 -
Southampton - 19 £41,500 -
Surrey +31 8 £60,000 +36.36%
London -31 8 £70,000 +7.69%
East of England +22 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire +19 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Berkshire -1 2 £75,000 +66.66%
Woking -10 2 £45,000 +2.27%
Watford - 1 £45,000 -

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing EFT 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 EFT.

1 51 (54.26%) ATM
2 37 (39.36%) SQL
3 32 (34.04%) Java
3 32 (34.04%) EPoS
4 30 (31.91%) Refactoring
5 29 (30.85%) Internet
5 29 (30.85%) Windows
5 29 (30.85%) Fraud Detection
6 28 (29.79%) .NET
7 27 (28.72%) Business Development
8 26 (27.66%) SQL Server
8 26 (27.66%) C#
8 26 (27.66%) Delphi
9 25 (26.60%) Oracle
9 25 (26.60%) Retail
10 24 (25.53%) BASE24
11 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
12 21 (22.34%) Finance
13 20 (21.28%) Degree
14 18 (19.15%) DB2
14 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
14 18 (19.15%) MS Office
15 17 (18.09%) Time Management
15 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
16 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
17 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (11.70%) Back Office
19 10 (10.64%) Banking
20 9 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
21 8 (8.51%) High Availability

EFT
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 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.06%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
1 18 (19.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (25.53%) BASE24
2 2 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 51 (54.26%) ATM
2 29 (30.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
3 1 (1.06%) SMS
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.06%) VPN
3 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.15%) DB2
3 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) JUnit
1 7 (7.45%) Maven
2 1 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 25 (26.60%) Retail
2 21 (22.34%) Finance
3 11 (11.70%) Back Office
4 10 (10.64%) Banking
5 5 (5.32%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.26%) French Language
6 4 (4.26%) German Language
6 4 (4.26%) Marketing
6 4 (4.26%) Spanish Language
6 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.13%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (54.26%) Developer
2 27 (28.72%) Software Developer
3 25 (26.60%) Consultant
3 25 (26.60%) Technical Consultant
4 24 (25.53%) Java Consultant
5 23 (24.47%) Java Developer
6 21 (22.34%) .NET Developer
6 21 (22.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (22.34%) C# Developer
6 21 (22.34%) Delphi Developer
7 20 (21.28%) .NET Software Developer
7 20 (21.28%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (21.28%) SQL Developer
8 16 (17.02%) Implementation Consultant
8 16 (17.02%) Implementation Specialist
8 16 (17.02%) Technical Developer
8 16 (17.02%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 16 (17.02%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (7.45%) Java Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.79%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.26%) WinForms
4 2 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) REST
5 1 (1.06%) SOAP
5 1 (1.06%) WCF
5 1 (1.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) EPoS
2 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Chip and PIN
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.19%) EMV
6 2 (2.13%) EFTPOS
6 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.13%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.06%) Contactless
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Fintech
7 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.06%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Windows
2 5 (5.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Solaris
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Refactoring
2 29 (30.85%) Fraud Detection
3 27 (28.72%) Business Development
4 17 (18.09%) Time Management
5 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.51%) High Availability
8 6 (6.38%) Presales
8 6 (6.38%) Project Management
9 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.26%) Database Security
10 4 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.26%) Product Management
11 3 (3.19%) Project Planning
11 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.13%) CRM
12 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.36%) SQL
2 32 (34.04%) Java
3 26 (27.66%) C#
3 26 (27.66%) Delphi
4 7 (7.45%) C
5 1 (1.06%) C++
5 1 (1.06%) COBOL
5 1 (1.06%) JCL
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.13%) SEPA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle
2 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) VeriFone
4 1 (1.06%) CyberSource
4 1 (1.06%) DataCash
4 1 (1.06%) Elavon
4 1 (1.06%) Gemalto
4 1 (1.06%) HP
4 1 (1.06%) IBM
4 1 (1.06%) Ingenico
4 1 (1.06%) Sage
4 1 (1.06%) TSYS
4 1 (1.06%) VocaLink
4 1 (1.06%) WorldPay