The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 864 927 848
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -79
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 47 37 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.034% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.080% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 95
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
38657 46472 45857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.98% 42.37% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31550 37401 35818
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,762 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Smartcard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 39 £47,500 +26.66% 6
South East +43 22 £47,500 +35.71%
Surrey +13 11 £52,500 +61.53%
London +49 9 £45,000 +20.00% 3
West Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
Gatwick - 7 £47,500 -
Scotland +30 6 £32,500 -
South West - 6 £45,000 - 2
Fife - 6 £32,500 -
Dunfermline - 6 £32,500 -
Guildford +6 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Croydon +5 4 £57,604 +53.61% 1
Redhill - 4 £65,000 -
Godalming - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire +28 2 £67,500 +50.00%
Reading +10 2 £67,500 -
City of London - 2 £42,500 - 1
Poole - 2 £50,000 - 2
Manchester - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,500 -
Devon - 1 £28,000 -
Exeter - 1 £28,000 -
North West - 1 - - 1

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Smartcard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 42 (40.00%) EMV
1 42 (40.00%) Degree
2 35 (33.33%) Contactless
3 27 (25.71%) Java
4 25 (23.81%) C#
4 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (20.95%) Computer Science
5 22 (20.95%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 22 (20.95%) .NET
6 21 (20.00%) OO
7 20 (19.05%) PCI DSS
7 20 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
8 19 (18.10%) Android
8 19 (18.10%) Apple iOS
8 19 (18.10%) Web Services
9 18 (17.14%) Hyperion
9 18 (17.14%) Cryptography
9 18 (17.14%) Mobile Development
10 17 (16.19%) Banking
10 17 (16.19%) PKI
10 17 (16.19%) Oracle
10 17 (16.19%) C++
11 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
12 14 (13.33%) Finance
12 14 (13.33%) LDAP
12 14 (13.33%) Android Development
12 14 (13.33%) iOS Development
13 13 (12.38%) Automated Testing
13 13 (12.38%) Marketing
13 13 (12.38%) Retail

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
2 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.90%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.33%) LDAP
2 8 (7.62%) NFC
3 7 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 6 (5.71%) Firewall
4 6 (5.71%) Internet
5 5 (4.76%) 4G
5 5 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.86%) ATM
8 1 (0.95%) BGP
8 1 (0.95%) IPsec
8 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.95%) MPLS
8 1 (0.95%) Network Security
8 1 (0.95%) VLAN
8 1 (0.95%) VPN
8 1 (0.95%) Wireless
8 1 (0.95%) X.500
8 1 (0.95%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.62%) Maven
1 8 (7.62%) Subversion
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.95%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.95%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (16.19%) Banking
2 14 (13.33%) Finance
3 13 (12.38%) Marketing
3 13 (12.38%) Retail
4 8 (7.62%) Retail Banking
5 7 (6.67%) Back Office
5 7 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.86%) Advertising
7 3 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.10%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.14%) Android Developer
4 18 (17.14%) iOS Android Developer
4 18 (17.14%) iOS Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Architect
6 14 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
7 12 (11.43%) Consultant
8 11 (10.48%) .NET Developer
8 11 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (10.48%) Java Android Developer
9 10 (9.52%) Embedded Engineer
10 9 (8.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 9 (8.57%) Test Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Software Developer
11 8 (7.62%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
12 7 (6.67%) Applications Developer
12 7 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.95%) .NET
2 19 (18.10%) Web Services
3 10 (9.52%) JSON
4 9 (8.57%) Middleware
5 8 (7.62%) HTML
5 8 (7.62%) Spring
6 7 (6.67%) SAML
7 6 (5.71%) REST
7 6 (5.71%) SOAP
8 3 (2.86%) XML
9 2 (1.90%) EJB
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (1.90%) Servlets
10 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 42 (40.00%) EMV
2 35 (33.33%) Contactless
3 22 (20.95%) Computer Science
4 20 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
5 18 (17.14%) Cryptography
6 17 (16.19%) PKI
7 12 (11.43%) Chip and PIN
8 11 (10.48%) Java Card
9 10 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
11 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (7.62%) Clustering
11 8 (7.62%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (6.67%) Biometrics
12 7 (6.67%) Handset
12 7 (6.67%) Mathematics
13 4 (3.81%) Data Structures
13 4 (3.81%) Driving Licence
13 4 (3.81%) iPad
13 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Android
1 19 (18.10%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 12 (11.43%) Windows
4 3 (2.86%) Unix
5 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.95%) AIX
6 1 (0.95%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.00%) OO
3 18 (17.14%) Mobile Development
4 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
5 14 (13.33%) Android Development
5 14 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 13 (12.38%) Automated Testing
7 10 (9.52%) Project Management
7 10 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 9 (8.57%) Information Security
8 9 (8.57%) ITIL
8 9 (8.57%) Presales
8 9 (8.57%) TDD
9 8 (7.62%) Build Automation
9 8 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.67%) Business Development
10 7 (6.67%) CRM
10 7 (6.67%) Fraud Detection
11 6 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) C#
3 17 (16.19%) C++
4 11 (10.48%) C
5 10 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 10 (9.52%) Embedded C++
6 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.71%) SQL
8 4 (3.81%) SOQL
8 4 (3.81%) SOSL
9 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (40.00%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) CISSP
3 6 (5.71%) CISA
3 6 (5.71%) CISM
3 6 (5.71%) IISP
4 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.95%) CCNA
5 1 (0.95%) CCNP
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) MCSA
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.95%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 20 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.52%) QA
4 6 (5.71%) ISAE 3402
4 6 (5.71%) ISO 9001
4 6 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (5.71%) ISO27005
4 6 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
5 4 (3.81%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Firmware
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Hyperion
2 17 (16.19%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.67%) Cisco
5 6 (5.71%) ArcSight
5 6 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
5 6 (5.71%) EMC
5 6 (5.71%) IBM
5 6 (5.71%) Intel Security
5 6 (5.71%) Qualys
5 6 (5.71%) Tripwire
6 5 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.81%) Sun
8 3 (2.86%) Ingenico
8 3 (2.86%) Lotus
8 3 (2.86%) VeriFone
9 2 (1.90%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.90%) Elavon
9 2 (1.90%) VocaLink
9 2 (1.90%) WorldPay
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