The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank 782 731 781
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +50
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 131 151 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 102 131 89
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36914 35602 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29267 28839 32893
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 30 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 28 July 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 -49 127 £45,000 - 12
East Midlands -29 64 £45,000 - 1
Leicestershire -11 63 £45,000 -
South East +30 46 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Warwickshire -11 34 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -47 34 £40,000 -11.11%
Hampshire +23 20 £52,500 - 2
Surrey -4 17 £36,500 -18.88%
Lutterworth -14 14 £45,000 +28.57%
Guildford +11 13 £38,000 -15.55%
Leicester +4 12 £50,000 -
London -75 12 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Farnborough - 9 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire +17 6 - - 1
City of London -9 4 £51,250 -39.70%
Wembley -4 2 £75,000 -
Basingstoke -4 2 - - 1
South West -13 2 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Tyne and Wear - 2 - - 2
North East - 2 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - - 2
Reading -8 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £28,000 - 1
Poole - 1 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £27,500 -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 136 (59.91%) Finance
2 121 (53.30%) Cyber Security
3 109 (48.02%) Windows
4 90 (39.65%) PKI
5 71 (31.28%) .NET
5 71 (31.28%) Computer Science
6 69 (30.40%) Software Engineering
6 69 (30.40%) C++
7 68 (29.96%) XML
8 65 (28.63%) Mathematics
9 64 (28.19%) Degree
10 57 (25.11%) SQL
11 53 (23.35%) Web Development
12 51 (22.47%) C#
13 50 (22.03%) LDAP
14 46 (20.26%) SQL Server
15 42 (18.50%) Java
15 42 (18.50%) JavaScript
16 39 (17.18%) HTML
17 38 (16.74%) XSLT
17 38 (16.74%) Blackberry
18 36 (15.86%) DHTML
18 36 (15.86%) Microsoft
19 35 (15.42%) Security Cleared
20 34 (14.98%) Android
20 34 (14.98%) Apple iOS
21 33 (14.54%) Oracle
21 33 (14.54%) Identity Management
22 32 (14.10%) ISO 9001
22 32 (14.10%) Mobile App

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 10 (4.41%) IIS
2 4 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.44%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS Office
2 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.03%) LDAP
2 27 (11.89%) X.509
3 8 (3.52%) NFC
4 7 (3.08%) Firewall
5 4 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.76%) VPN
6 1 (0.44%) S/MIME
6 1 (0.44%) SSL
6 1 (0.44%) ATM
6 1 (0.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.44%) Informix
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) JUnit
1 2 (0.88%) Selenium
2 1 (0.44%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 136 (59.91%) Finance
2 17 (7.49%) Retail
3 8 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.64%) Publishing
5 4 (1.76%) Back Office
6 3 (1.32%) Marketing
6 3 (1.32%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (35.24%) Developer
2 30 (13.22%) Consultant
3 29 (12.78%) Software Developer
4 28 (12.33%) C++ Developer
4 28 (12.33%) Test Engineer
4 28 (12.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 28 (12.33%) Development Manager
5 26 (11.45%) Web Developer
6 18 (7.93%) Technical Consultant
7 14 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 10 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (3.96%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (3.96%) Security Consultant
10 8 (3.52%) Technical Support
10 8 (3.52%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) Technical Support Engineer
12 6 (2.64%) Applications Developer
12 6 (2.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.28%) .NET
2 68 (29.96%) XML
3 39 (17.18%) HTML
4 38 (16.74%) XSLT
5 36 (15.86%) DHTML
6 18 (7.93%) WPF
7 11 (4.85%) Web Services
8 6 (2.64%) Middleware
9 4 (1.76%) Application Packaging
10 3 (1.32%) jQuery
10 3 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.32%) CSS
11 2 (0.88%) Ajax
11 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (0.44%) LINQ
12 1 (0.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (39.65%) PKI
2 71 (31.28%) Computer Science
3 65 (28.63%) Mathematics
4 38 (16.74%) Blackberry
5 32 (14.10%) Mobile App
6 27 (11.89%) Management Information System
7 26 (11.45%) Biometrics
8 13 (5.73%) Cryptography
9 9 (3.96%) CESG
9 9 (3.96%) CESG CLAS
10 8 (3.52%) EFTPOS
10 8 (3.52%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (2.64%) EPoS
11 6 (2.64%) EMV
12 5 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (2.20%) EFT
13 4 (1.76%) Thin Client
13 4 (1.76%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.88%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 109 (48.02%) Windows
2 34 (14.98%) Android
2 34 (14.98%) Apple iOS
3 28 (12.33%) BlackBerry OS
4 26 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (11.01%) Windows Vista
5 25 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (11.01%) Windows XP
6 9 (3.96%) Linux
7 6 (2.64%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.64%) Windows Phone
7 6 (2.64%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (1.76%) UNIX
9 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (53.30%) Cyber Security
2 69 (30.40%) Software Engineering
3 53 (23.35%) Web Development
4 33 (14.54%) Identity Management
5 29 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (11.45%) Product Management
7 25 (11.01%) QMS
7 25 (11.01%) Automated Testing
8 22 (9.69%) ITIL
9 21 (9.25%) Project Management
9 21 (9.25%) Systems Analysis
10 19 (8.37%) Logistics
11 18 (7.93%) Configuration Management
11 18 (7.93%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.93%) UML
11 18 (7.93%) PRINCE
12 17 (7.49%) CRM
12 17 (7.49%) E-Procurement
12 17 (7.49%) Supply Chain Management
13 10 (4.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (30.40%) C++
2 57 (25.11%) SQL
3 51 (22.47%) C#
4 42 (18.50%) Java
4 42 (18.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.93%) XAML
6 10 (4.41%) C
7 6 (2.64%) Objective-C
7 6 (2.64%) Embedded C
7 6 (2.64%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.32%) Perl
9 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.88%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (28.19%) Degree
2 35 (15.42%) Security Cleared
3 29 (12.78%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.41%) CISSP
6 7 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) CITP
7 1 (0.44%) PhD
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) CISA
7 1 (0.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.10%) ISO 9001
2 31 (13.66%) TickIT
3 17 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (1.32%) ISO 8583
4 3 (1.32%) SLA
5 2 (0.88%) DICOM
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) QA
6 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.76%) SCCM
1 4 (1.76%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.54%) Oracle
3 5 (2.20%) Fujitsu
4 4 (1.76%) Citrix
5 3 (1.32%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 3 (1.32%) VeriFone
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.44%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.44%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.44%) Qualys
7 1 (0.44%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.44%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.44%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.44%) TSYS
7 1 (0.44%) Sage
7 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.44%) Lotus
7 1 (0.44%) Sun
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco
7 1 (0.44%) IBM
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Truro
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 14 days ago
St James Park, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £59,000
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago