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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 820 805 722
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -83
Permanent jobs citing EFT 84 66 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.061% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 73 55 158
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%

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
36326 35889 38985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.01% 33.02% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28494 28990 32925
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £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%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

EFT Salary Histogram in the UK

EFT
Top 22 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 22 August 2014. 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 +6 84 £45,000 -25.00% 4
London +18 46 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South East -37 20 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Hampshire +4 13 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +10 11 £40,000 +36.75% 1
Hertfordshire +2 10 £40,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -19 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Stevenage - 4 £35,000 -
High Wycombe -24 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Watford - 3 £42,500 -
North East - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Milton Keynes -15 1 £43,000 -9.47%
Sheffield - 1 £42,000 - 1
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £70,000 - 1
South West - 1 £45,000 -

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 88 (41.71%) Java
2 69 (32.70%) Linux
3 62 (29.38%) ATM
4 61 (28.91%) UNIX
5 58 (27.49%) Windows
6 52 (24.64%) Retail
7 50 (23.70%) Internet
8 47 (22.27%) XML
9 41 (19.43%) Finance
10 38 (18.01%) SQL
10 38 (18.01%) Oracle
11 36 (17.06%) Degree
12 34 (16.11%) Software Engineering
13 33 (15.64%) EMV
14 32 (15.17%) Project Management
15 30 (14.22%) Business Development
16 29 (13.74%) Microsoft
17 27 (12.80%) C++
17 27 (12.80%) IBM
18 26 (12.32%) HP
18 26 (12.32%) JIRA
19 24 (11.37%) Compaq
19 24 (11.37%) Sun
19 24 (11.37%) MS Excel
19 24 (11.37%) C#
20 23 (10.90%) PCI DSS
21 21 (9.95%) Risk Management
22 20 (9.48%) QA
22 20 (9.48%) E-Commerce
23 19 (9.00%) Test Scripting

EFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (2.37%) IIS
2 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.95%) Apache
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.95%) FileNet
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) BASE24
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (29.38%) ATM
2 50 (23.70%) Internet
3 16 (7.58%) SSL
3 16 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.64%) FTP
5 7 (3.32%) MVNO
6 4 (1.90%) WAN
6 4 (1.90%) VPN
6 4 (1.90%) ADSL
6 4 (1.90%) NFC
7 2 (0.95%) DNS
7 2 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.69%) Data Mining
3 7 (3.32%) DB2
3 7 (3.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.47%) Informix
Development Applications
1 26 (12.32%) JIRA
2 9 (4.27%) Subversion
3 8 (3.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (3.79%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.37%) Maven
4 5 (2.37%) Selenium
4 5 (2.37%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (2.37%) Ant
5 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (24.64%) Retail
2 41 (19.43%) Finance
3 16 (7.58%) Banking
4 12 (5.69%) Games
5 5 (2.37%) Marketing
6 3 (1.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.47%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (19.91%) Consultant
2 29 (13.74%) Software Engineer
3 25 (11.85%) Sales Consultant
3 25 (11.85%) Development Manager
4 24 (11.37%) Business Manager
4 24 (11.37%) Business Development Manager
5 23 (10.90%) Developer
6 21 (9.95%) Support Consultant
7 20 (9.48%) Account Manager
8 19 (9.00%) Analyst
9 17 (8.06%) Implementation Specialist
9 17 (8.06%) Project Manager
10 16 (7.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (4.74%) Applications Support
12 10 (4.74%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.74%) Technical Support
12 10 (4.74%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.74%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (4.74%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.27%) XML
2 15 (7.11%) .NET
3 13 (6.16%) GWT
3 13 (6.16%) Swing
4 9 (4.27%) HTML
4 9 (4.27%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.27%) Web Services
5 7 (3.32%) CSS
6 3 (1.42%) Ajax
6 3 (1.42%) MSMQ
6 3 (1.42%) ADO
7 2 (0.95%) Middleware
7 2 (0.95%) jQuery
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.47%) Java EE
8 1 (0.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.64%) EMV
2 18 (8.53%) Mobile Payment
3 17 (8.06%) EFTPOS
4 15 (7.11%) Chip and PIN
5 14 (6.64%) EPoS
5 14 (6.64%) Cryptography
6 10 (4.74%) SWIFT
7 7 (3.32%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (2.84%) Smartcard
9 5 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.37%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.95%) iSeries
11 1 (0.47%) APACS
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 69 (32.70%) Linux
2 61 (28.91%) UNIX
3 58 (27.49%) Windows
4 16 (7.58%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.11%) Software Engineering
2 32 (15.17%) Project Management
3 30 (14.22%) Business Development
4 21 (9.95%) Risk Management
5 20 (9.48%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.00%) Test Scripting
7 15 (7.11%) OO
8 14 (6.64%) Refactoring
9 13 (6.16%) Mobile Commerce
10 12 (5.69%) Test Strategy
11 8 (3.79%) Migration
11 8 (3.79%) Regression Testing
11 8 (3.79%) Usability Testing
12 7 (3.32%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (2.84%) OOP
14 5 (2.37%) Software Testing
14 5 (2.37%) Performance Testing
14 5 (2.37%) Release Management
14 5 (2.37%) Automation Testing
15 4 (1.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 88 (41.71%) Java
2 38 (18.01%) SQL
3 27 (12.80%) C++
4 24 (11.37%) C#
5 17 (8.06%) C
6 11 (5.21%) VB
7 10 (4.74%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.32%) Embedded C++
8 7 (3.32%) PHP
9 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.42%) Python
10 3 (1.42%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (17.06%) Degree
2 17 (8.06%) PCI QSA
2 17 (8.06%) MBA
2 17 (8.06%) CISA
2 17 (8.06%) CISSP
3 9 (4.27%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.37%) ISEB
4 5 (2.37%) MCP
5 1 (0.47%) MCTS
5 1 (0.47%) PgMP
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.90%) PCI DSS
2 20 (9.48%) QA
3 6 (2.84%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.95%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (18.01%) Oracle
2 29 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.80%) IBM
4 26 (12.32%) HP
5 24 (11.37%) Compaq
5 24 (11.37%) Sun
6 13 (6.16%) Google
6 13 (6.16%) VeriFone
7 6 (2.84%) Cisco
8 5 (2.37%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 3 (1.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.95%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.95%) webMethods
10 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.95%) Software AG
10 2 (0.95%) BMC
10 2 (0.95%) Axway
10 2 (0.95%) Tableau
10 2 (0.95%) Tumbleweed
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