The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EMV over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
Rank 869 792 810
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +18
Permanent jobs citing EMV 30 81 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.076% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 72
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £72,150 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +39.24%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
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%

EMV
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EMV within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EMV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EMV
Salary Trend

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

EMV Salary Trend in the UK

EMV
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EMV over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

EMV Salary Histogram in the UK

EMV
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMV within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -89 27 £70,000 +27.27% 8
London -3 16 £90,500 +64.54% 2
Essex +8 4 £55,750 -44.25% 2
East of England -26 4 £55,750 +1.36% 3
Paddington - 4 - -
South West - 3 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -8 2 £32,500 -19.75%
North West -17 2 £32,500 -23.52%
South East -56 2 - - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £40,750 - 1
Swindon - 2 £40,750 - 1
City of London -7 1 £80,000 -6.15%
Hampshire -16 1 - -
Berkshire -17 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

EMV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing EMV 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 EMV.

1 42 (37.17%) Finance
1 42 (37.17%) Retail
2 36 (31.86%) XML
2 36 (31.86%) Linux
3 33 (29.20%) EFT
4 32 (28.32%) Java
5 30 (26.55%) Marketing
5 30 (26.55%) Degree
6 27 (23.89%) C++
7 26 (23.01%) C
8 24 (21.24%) TCP/IP
8 24 (21.24%) SSL
8 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
8 24 (21.24%) Embedded Linux
9 23 (20.35%) C#
10 19 (16.81%) Credit Risk
11 18 (15.93%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (15.04%) VeriFone
12 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.04%) Cryptography
13 16 (14.16%) FTP
14 15 (13.27%) Zachman Framework
14 15 (13.27%) TOGAF
14 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (11.50%) .NET
16 12 (10.62%) Subversion
17 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
17 11 (9.73%) UNIX
17 11 (9.73%) Windows
18 10 (8.85%) VSS/SourceSafe

EMV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing EMV 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 EMV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.31%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.24%) TCP/IP
1 24 (21.24%) SSL
2 16 (14.16%) FTP
3 10 (8.85%) Internet
4 9 (7.96%) NFC
5 4 (3.54%) VPN
5 4 (3.54%) WAN
5 4 (3.54%) ADSL
6 3 (2.65%) ATM
7 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.77%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Subversion
2 10 (8.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
1 42 (37.17%) Retail
2 30 (26.55%) Marketing
3 10 (8.85%) Banking
4 7 (6.19%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.54%) Electronics
6 3 (2.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) Software Engineer
2 23 (20.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 22 (19.47%) Consultant
4 21 (18.58%) Architect
5 17 (15.04%) Developer
6 15 (13.27%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (10.62%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Lead Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Chief Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Sales Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Senior Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.54%) Analyst
12 4 (3.54%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.54%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.86%) XML
2 13 (11.50%) .NET
3 9 (7.96%) HTML
3 9 (7.96%) CSS
4 7 (6.19%) Web Services
5 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.42%) Ajax
6 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.42%) Silverlight
6 5 (4.42%) HTML5
6 5 (4.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (1.77%) J2EE
8 1 (0.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.20%) EFT
2 19 (16.81%) Credit Risk
3 17 (15.04%) Cryptography
4 9 (7.96%) APACS
5 8 (7.08%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.31%) Smartcard
7 5 (4.42%) W3C
8 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.54%) Chip and PIN
9 3 (2.65%) EPoS
10 2 (1.77%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.88%) CESG
11 1 (0.88%) EFTPOS
11 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.86%) Linux
2 24 (21.24%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (9.73%) UNIX
3 11 (9.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
2 18 (15.93%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (13.27%) Zachman Framework
3 15 (13.27%) TOGAF
3 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (7.08%) Risk Management
4 8 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.19%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (6.19%) Project Management
5 7 (6.19%) E-Commerce
5 7 (6.19%) Resource Management
5 7 (6.19%) Time Management
6 6 (5.31%) Scrum
7 5 (4.42%) MVC
8 4 (3.54%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.54%) Project Planning
8 4 (3.54%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.54%) OOP
8 4 (3.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.32%) Java
2 27 (23.89%) C++
3 26 (23.01%) C
4 23 (20.35%) C#
5 10 (8.85%) SQL
6 8 (7.08%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.19%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.54%) PHP
9 3 (2.65%) VB
9 3 (2.65%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Degree
2 10 (8.85%) CISSP
2 10 (8.85%) CISA
3 7 (6.19%) MBA
4 5 (4.42%) MCP
4 5 (4.42%) MCSE
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.65%) CISM
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.65%) ISO 8583
3 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
1 17 (15.04%) VeriFone
2 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
2 1 (0.88%) Lotus
2 1 (0.88%) Sage
2 1 (0.88%) Capita
2 1 (0.88%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (0.88%) VocaLink
2 1 (0.88%) TSYS
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