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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Card
UK
Rank 809 854 903
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +49
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 47 91 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.090% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 42
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%

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
32142 41044 40856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.26% 40.65% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25999 32840 32840
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 20 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +52 38 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South East +68 21 £52,500 -8.69%
London +67 11 £57,000 +20.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 11 £38,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 11 £38,500 -
Berkshire +43 5 £60,000 -4.00%
Reading - 5 £60,000 -
South West +22 4 £46,250 -
Poole - 4 £46,250 -
Dorset - 4 £46,250 -
Scotland +27 2 - -
Fife +4 2 - -
City of London +31 1 £41,000 +2.50% 1
East Midlands -27 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £38,500 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 -
Croydon - 1 £57,000 -
Corby - 1 £38,500 -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 26 (31.33%) EMV
2 24 (28.92%) Degree
3 21 (25.30%) Software Engineering
4 17 (20.48%) QA
5 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
5 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
6 14 (16.87%) Manual Testing
6 14 (16.87%) C++
7 13 (15.66%) Windows
7 13 (15.66%) Cryptography
8 12 (14.46%) Presales
8 12 (14.46%) PKI
8 12 (14.46%) Internet
9 11 (13.25%) Chip and PIN
9 11 (13.25%) C
9 11 (13.25%) C#
10 10 (12.05%) Linux
10 10 (12.05%) Contactless
10 10 (12.05%) Test Strategy
10 10 (12.05%) PCI DSS
11 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
12 8 (9.64%) SQL
12 8 (9.64%) .NET
12 8 (9.64%) Embedded C
12 8 (9.64%) Embedded C++
13 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (8.43%) Mobile Payment
13 7 (8.43%) Fraud Detection
13 7 (8.43%) Prototyping
13 7 (8.43%) NFC

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 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) Internet
2 7 (8.43%) NFC
3 5 (6.02%) Wireless
4 4 (4.82%) ATM
4 4 (4.82%) Firewall
4 4 (4.82%) LDAP
5 2 (2.41%) GSM
5 2 (2.41%) UMTS
6 1 (1.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) RS-485
6 1 (1.20%) SSL
6 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Selenium
2 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.43%) Electronics
1 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
2 5 (6.02%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Back Office
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Billing
5 1 (1.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (14.46%) Analyst
2 12 (14.46%) Consultant
3 11 (13.25%) Architect
4 10 (12.05%) QA Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior QA Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Programme Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Systems Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 7 (8.43%) SAML
2 7 (8.43%) Web Services
3 6 (7.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) EMV
2 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.46%) PKI
4 11 (13.25%) Chip and PIN
5 10 (12.05%) Contactless
6 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
7 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (8.43%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (6.02%) Digital TV
9 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
9 4 (4.82%) EPoS
9 4 (4.82%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
10 3 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (2.41%) APACS
11 2 (2.41%) EFT
11 2 (2.41%) EFTPOS
12 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Software Engineering
2 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
3 14 (16.87%) Manual Testing
4 13 (15.66%) Cryptography
5 12 (14.46%) Presales
6 10 (12.05%) Test Strategy
7 7 (8.43%) Fraud Detection
7 7 (8.43%) Prototyping
7 7 (8.43%) Rapid Prototyping
7 7 (8.43%) TDD
7 7 (8.43%) UML
7 7 (8.43%) Use Case
8 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.23%) Identity Management
8 6 (7.23%) ITIL
8 6 (7.23%) System Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Testing
9 5 (6.02%) SDLC
9 5 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) C++
2 11 (13.25%) C
2 11 (13.25%) C#
3 8 (9.64%) Embedded C
3 8 (9.64%) Embedded C++
3 8 (9.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) ISEB
2 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) QA
2 10 (12.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.41%) ISO 8583
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) Hyperion
2 2 (2.41%) Cubic Transportation
2 2 (2.41%) CyberArk
2 2 (2.41%) Elavon
2 2 (2.41%) FIS
2 2 (2.41%) Hypercom
2 2 (2.41%) Ingenico
2 2 (2.41%) Sage
2 2 (2.41%) Thales
2 2 (2.41%) TSYS
2 2 (2.41%) VeriFone
2 2 (2.41%) VocaLink
2 2 (2.41%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 2 (2.41%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.20%) EMC
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.20%) Renesas
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