The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 834 784 814
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +30
Permanent jobs citing EFT 56 121 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 106 56
Average salary £75,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,860 £29,850 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -5.55%

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
41229 45046 41568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.11% 39.91% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32700 35319 33702
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EFT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015 within the UK.

EFT Salary Histogram in the UK

EFT
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 -52 55 £75,000 +62.16%
London -7 20 £70,000 +27.27%
South East -54 16 £105,000 +162.50%
East of England +6 7 - -
Welwyn Garden City -2 7 - -
Hertfordshire -7 7 - -
High Wycombe -9 7 £105,000 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire -16 7 £105,000 +106.89%
Tyne and Wear - 7 £75,000 -
North East - 7 £75,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £75,000 -
Surrey -13 6 £43,250 -11.28%
Camberley - 4 - -
Woking -2 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire -36 1 £45,000 +36.36%
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £36,200 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £36,200 -

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing EFT 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 EFT.

1 61 (45.19%) Java
2 51 (37.78%) Finance
3 32 (23.70%) Degree
3 32 (23.70%) E-Commerce
4 28 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (20.00%) Retail
6 23 (17.04%) Oracle
7 22 (16.30%) Windows
7 22 (16.30%) ATM
7 22 (16.30%) Software Engineering
7 22 (16.30%) Business Development
8 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 21 (15.56%) SQL
9 20 (14.81%) ISO 8583
10 19 (14.07%) IBM
10 19 (14.07%) XML
11 18 (13.33%) Web Services
11 18 (13.33%) UNIX
11 18 (13.33%) .NET
11 18 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 18 (13.33%) OO
12 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
12 17 (12.59%) Project Management
12 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
12 17 (12.59%) Linux
12 17 (12.59%) Banking
13 16 (11.85%) Relational Database
13 16 (11.85%) CSS
13 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
13 16 (11.85%) JavaScript

EFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing EFT 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 EFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.96%) IIS
1 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.48%) Apache
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.74%) FileNet
4 1 (0.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) MS Office
2 10 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.22%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.74%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.30%) ATM
2 18 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) VPN
4 2 (1.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.74%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.48%) Essbase
6 2 (1.48%) MySQL
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) DB2
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.74%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Eclipse
2 13 (9.63%) JUnit
2 13 (9.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.70%) JIRA
4 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (37.78%) Finance
2 27 (20.00%) Retail
3 17 (12.59%) Banking
4 13 (9.63%) Back Office
5 7 (5.19%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.04%) Consultant
2 20 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 18 (13.33%) Developer
4 16 (11.85%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 15 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
6 11 (8.15%) Senior Project Manager
6 11 (8.15%) Senior Manager
7 10 (7.41%) Author
7 10 (7.41%) Technical Author
8 9 (6.67%) Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Sales Consultant
9 8 (5.93%) Development Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Account Director
9 8 (5.93%) Sales Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Business Development Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 8 (5.93%) Relationships Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.07%) XML
2 18 (13.33%) .NET
2 18 (13.33%) Web Services
3 16 (11.85%) CSS
3 16 (11.85%) HTML
4 14 (10.37%) SOAP
4 14 (10.37%) Spring
5 13 (9.63%) JAX-WS
5 13 (9.63%) JDBC
5 13 (9.63%) XSD
5 13 (9.63%) WSDL
5 13 (9.63%) JAXB
6 7 (5.19%) J2EE
7 5 (3.70%) Swing
7 5 (3.70%) GWT
8 3 (2.22%) Ajax
8 3 (2.22%) MSMQ
8 3 (2.22%) EDI
8 3 (2.22%) ADO
9 2 (1.48%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.37%) EPoS
2 14 (10.37%) Chip and PIN
3 13 (9.63%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.41%) EMV
5 8 (5.93%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (5.19%) APACS
7 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.70%) EFTPOS
8 5 (3.70%) Smartcard
9 3 (2.22%) PMI
10 2 (1.48%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.74%) Clustering
11 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Windows
2 18 (13.33%) UNIX
3 17 (12.59%) Linux
4 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) E-Commerce
2 28 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.30%) Business Development
3 22 (16.30%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.33%) OO
5 17 (12.59%) Project Management
6 15 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 13 (9.63%) Scrum
7 13 (9.63%) TDD
7 13 (9.63%) OOD
7 13 (9.63%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (9.63%) User Stories
8 8 (5.93%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (4.44%) ERP
10 5 (3.70%) Mobile Commerce
10 5 (3.70%) ITIL
10 5 (3.70%) Refactoring
10 5 (3.70%) Resource Management
11 3 (2.22%) People Management
11 3 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.19%) Java
2 21 (15.56%) SQL
3 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
3 16 (11.85%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.63%) Python
5 5 (3.70%) VB
6 3 (2.22%) PHP
6 3 (2.22%) C#
7 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.48%) C
8 1 (0.74%) Korn
8 1 (0.74%) C-shell
8 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.74%) C++
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (23.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) PCI QSA
4 1 (0.74%) CISA
4 1 (0.74%) MBA
4 1 (0.74%) CISSP
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.81%) ISO 8583
2 15 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.96%) QA
4 3 (2.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (17.04%) Oracle
2 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.07%) IBM
4 15 (11.11%) Sun
4 15 (11.11%) HP
4 15 (11.11%) Compaq
4 15 (11.11%) VMware
5 5 (3.70%) Google
5 5 (3.70%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 5 (3.70%) VocaLink
5 5 (3.70%) TSYS
5 5 (3.70%) VeriFone
5 5 (3.70%) Sage
6 3 (2.22%) SAP
7 2 (1.48%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.48%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.74%) Epicor
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.74%) webMethods