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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 845 804 722
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -82
Permanent jobs citing EFT 46 85 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.079% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42 75 152
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 £40,200 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £70,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%

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
42590 42182 45766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.29% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33307 34242 38319
Average salary £46,488 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.02% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -59 45 £45,000 -18.18% 6
London -14 22 £70,000 +16.66% 1
South East -33 8 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East of England -5 7 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Hertfordshire -13 6 £42,000 +17.48% 2
Hampshire -1 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £42,000 -
North East - 4 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £42,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £42,000 - 1
Surrey -15 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -16 1 £43,000 -28.33%
Essex - 1 £70,000 -
Camberley - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £43,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 62 (35.03%) Java
2 57 (32.20%) UNIX
2 57 (32.20%) Linux
3 54 (30.51%) ATM
4 52 (29.38%) Windows
5 42 (23.73%) Internet
6 37 (20.90%) Degree
7 35 (19.77%) Retail
8 32 (18.08%) Finance
9 31 (17.51%) Project Management
10 30 (16.95%) SQL
10 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
11 29 (16.38%) IBM
12 28 (15.82%) Business Development
13 26 (14.69%) Oracle
13 26 (14.69%) XML
14 24 (13.56%) PCI DSS
15 23 (12.99%) MS Excel
16 22 (12.43%) HP
16 22 (12.43%) Risk Management
16 22 (12.43%) EMV
17 21 (11.86%) Compaq
17 21 (11.86%) Sun
18 20 (11.30%) Software Engineering
19 19 (10.73%) MBA
19 19 (10.73%) PCI QSA
19 19 (10.73%) CISA
19 19 (10.73%) CISSP
20 16 (9.04%) JIRA
21 15 (8.47%) Mobile Payment

EFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (3.95%) IIS
2 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.13%) Apache
3 2 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.13%) FileNet
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.13%) BASE24
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (30.51%) ATM
2 42 (23.73%) Internet
3 7 (3.95%) MVNO
4 6 (3.39%) FTP
4 6 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.39%) SSL
5 4 (2.26%) NFC
5 4 (2.26%) ADSL
5 4 (2.26%) VPN
5 4 (2.26%) WAN
6 2 (1.13%) HTTP
6 2 (1.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.21%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.26%) DB2
5 2 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (9.04%) JIRA
2 7 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.82%) Ant
3 5 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.82%) Maven
3 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.26%) Selenium
4 4 (2.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.13%) Subversion
5 2 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (19.77%) Retail
2 32 (18.08%) Finance
3 15 (8.47%) Banking
4 12 (6.78%) Games
5 5 (2.82%) Advertising
5 5 (2.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.56%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (26.55%) Consultant
2 25 (14.12%) Sales Consultant
3 21 (11.86%) Support Consultant
3 21 (11.86%) Development Manager
4 20 (11.30%) Business Development Manager
4 20 (11.30%) Business Manager
5 19 (10.73%) Implementation Specialist
6 18 (10.17%) Account Manager
7 16 (9.04%) Project Manager
7 16 (9.04%) Analyst
8 15 (8.47%) Developer
8 15 (8.47%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (7.34%) Software Engineer
10 12 (6.78%) Technical Support
11 10 (5.65%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (5.08%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.52%) Technical Manager
13 8 (4.52%) Support Engineer
14 7 (3.95%) Test Analyst
14 7 (3.95%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.69%) XML
2 13 (7.34%) .NET
3 11 (6.21%) HTML
4 10 (5.65%) Web Services
5 9 (5.08%) CSS
6 7 (3.95%) Swing
6 7 (3.95%) GWT
7 5 (2.82%) ADO
7 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.82%) MSMQ
7 5 (2.82%) Ajax
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.13%) jQuery
8 2 (1.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.43%) EMV
2 15 (8.47%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (6.78%) EFTPOS
4 11 (6.21%) EPoS
5 10 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.65%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (3.95%) SWIFT
6 7 (3.95%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (3.39%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.26%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.20%) UNIX
1 57 (32.20%) Linux
2 52 (29.38%) Windows
3 6 (3.39%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.51%) Project Management
2 28 (15.82%) Business Development
3 22 (12.43%) Risk Management
4 20 (11.30%) Software Engineering
5 14 (7.91%) E-Commerce
6 11 (6.21%) Mobile Commerce
6 11 (6.21%) Test Scripting
7 10 (5.65%) Test Strategy
8 7 (3.95%) Regression Testing
8 7 (3.95%) OO
8 7 (3.95%) Usability Testing
8 7 (3.95%) Refactoring
9 6 (3.39%) SOA
9 6 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (2.82%) Release Management
11 4 (2.26%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.26%) Automation Testing
11 4 (2.26%) Software Testing
11 4 (2.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.03%) Java
2 30 (16.95%) SQL
3 15 (8.47%) VB
4 13 (7.34%) C++
5 12 (6.78%) C#
6 9 (5.08%) PHP
6 9 (5.08%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.39%) C
7 6 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.69%) Python
9 2 (1.13%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (20.90%) Degree
2 19 (10.73%) MBA
2 19 (10.73%) PCI QSA
2 19 (10.73%) CISA
2 19 (10.73%) CISSP
3 7 (3.95%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PMP
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) MCP
4 1 (0.56%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.56%) PCI DSS
2 13 (7.34%) QA
3 4 (2.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) BladeLogic
1 2 (1.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.38%) IBM
3 26 (14.69%) Oracle
4 22 (12.43%) HP
5 21 (11.86%) Compaq
5 21 (11.86%) Sun
6 7 (3.95%) Google
7 4 (2.26%) VeriFone
8 3 (1.69%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 2 (1.13%) Tableau
9 2 (1.13%) Tumbleweed
9 2 (1.13%) Axway
9 2 (1.13%) Cisco
9 2 (1.13%) SAP
9 2 (1.13%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.13%) Software AG
9 2 (1.13%) BMC
9 2 (1.13%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.13%) webMethods
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