The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 877 787 734
Rank change year-on-year
-90 -53
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 27 122 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.060% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 94 124
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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
44661 44301 42830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.93% 38.84% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35936 34488 34632
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Smartcard
Salary Trend

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in the UK

Smartcard
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smartcard over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -85 26 £37,500 -16.66% 5
South East -21 17 £33,750 -35.71%
Surrey +5 12 £32,500 -10.95%
Guildford +3 11 £32,500 -14.47%
London -6 7 £37,500 -37.50% 3
Berkshire +19 5 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £44,750 -
East of England - 2 £44,750 - 2
City of London +31 1 £35,000 -31.70% 2
Reading +7 1 - -
West Midlands -31 1 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands -51 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Northampton - 1 £37,500 -
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
Croydon - 1 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 42 (43.75%) Degree
2 32 (33.33%) Windows
2 32 (33.33%) Android
2 32 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 23 (23.96%) EMV
3 23 (23.96%) Management Information System
4 22 (22.92%) Java
5 21 (21.88%) NFC
6 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
7 17 (17.71%) C#
7 17 (17.71%) .NET
7 17 (17.71%) Electronics
7 17 (17.71%) Retail
8 16 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 16 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
9 15 (15.63%) WPF
9 15 (15.63%) Windows Mobile
9 15 (15.63%) OO
9 15 (15.63%) WinForms
10 14 (14.58%) Banking
10 14 (14.58%) Project Management
10 14 (14.58%) LDAP
10 14 (14.58%) Marketing
11 13 (13.54%) Cryptography
11 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.54%) Risk Management
11 13 (13.54%) Identity Management
12 12 (12.50%) Finance
12 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 12 (12.50%) Computer Science

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.04%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.04%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) BASE24
2 2 (2.08%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Sage Pay
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) NFC
2 14 (14.58%) LDAP
3 10 (10.42%) Bluetooth
4 8 (8.33%) Internet
5 7 (7.29%) Wireless
6 6 (6.25%) ATM
7 5 (5.21%) RFID
8 4 (4.17%) SSL
9 3 (3.13%) Firewall
10 2 (2.08%) X.509
11 1 (1.04%) Network Security
11 1 (1.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.08%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Subversion
1 4 (4.17%) Maven
1 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 17 (17.71%) Electronics
1 17 (17.71%) Retail
2 14 (14.58%) Banking
2 14 (14.58%) Marketing
3 12 (12.50%) Finance
4 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.17%) Back Office
5 4 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (38.54%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 15 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 14 (14.58%) Software Engineer
5 14 (14.58%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.54%) .NET Software Developer
6 13 (13.54%) .NET Software Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (13.54%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) Consultant
7 10 (10.42%) C++ Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Security Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Marketing Manager
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (7.29%) EMV Consultant
8 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.71%) .NET
2 15 (15.63%) WinForms
2 15 (15.63%) WPF
3 6 (6.25%) Spring
3 6 (6.25%) HTML
3 6 (6.25%) XML
4 5 (5.21%) MFC
5 4 (4.17%) Web Services
5 4 (4.17%) JSON
5 4 (4.17%) Velocity
5 4 (4.17%) OSGi
5 4 (4.17%) Middleware
6 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (2.08%) jQuery
6 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.08%) WCF
6 2 (2.08%) Java EE
6 2 (2.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) EMV
1 23 (23.96%) Management Information System
2 16 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
3 13 (13.54%) Cryptography
4 12 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 11 (11.46%) EFT
6 10 (10.42%) EFTPOS
6 10 (10.42%) Social Media
6 10 (10.42%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (8.33%) EPoS
8 7 (7.29%) DTV
8 7 (7.29%) Mobile Banking
9 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (6.25%) PKI
10 4 (4.17%) Chip and PIN
10 4 (4.17%) APACS
10 4 (4.17%) Clustering
11 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
11 3 (3.13%) SecurID
12 2 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.33%) Windows
1 32 (33.33%) Android
1 32 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 15 (15.63%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (5.21%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.04%) UNIX
4 1 (1.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 15 (15.63%) OO
3 14 (14.58%) Project Management
4 13 (13.54%) Identity Management
4 13 (13.54%) Risk Management
4 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.46%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.46%) CRM
6 10 (10.42%) Mobile Commerce
6 10 (10.42%) Computer Security
7 8 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (7.29%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.29%) Integration Testing
8 7 (7.29%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (7.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.25%) UML
9 6 (6.25%) SOA
10 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.21%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) Java
2 17 (17.71%) C#
3 10 (10.42%) C++
3 10 (10.42%) SQL
4 6 (6.25%) C
4 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) ISO 8583
2 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 8 (8.33%) VeriFone
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle
2 8 (8.33%) WorldPay
3 7 (7.29%) Hyperion
4 4 (4.17%) Sage
4 4 (4.17%) VocaLink
4 4 (4.17%) TSYS
4 4 (4.17%) Elavon
4 4 (4.17%) Ingenico
4 4 (4.17%) DataCash
5 1 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.04%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) CA
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