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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 866 804 734
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -70
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 32 123 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 94 130
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -

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
44217 45953 43744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.45% 39.28% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35149 36116 35204
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 19 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 3 August 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 -69 30 £34,000 -24.44% 5
South East -21 15 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Surrey +9 11 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Guildford +3 10 £32,500 -14.47%
London +19 9 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £34,000 -
East of England - 5 £34,000 -
Berkshire +8 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -34 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Midlands -47 3 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £32,500 - 2
Northampton - 3 £32,500 - 2
Bedford - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry - 3 £32,500 -
City of London +34 2 £33,750 -34.14% 1
Reading -4 1 - -
Hampshire -8 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Luton - 1 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 47 (46.08%) Degree
2 36 (35.29%) Windows
3 32 (31.37%) Android
3 32 (31.37%) Apple iOS
4 29 (28.43%) Java
5 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 26 (25.49%) EMV
6 24 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 24 (23.53%) NFC
7 20 (19.61%) Electronics
8 19 (18.63%) Finance
9 18 (17.65%) Identity Management
10 17 (16.67%) C++
10 17 (16.67%) LDAP
10 17 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 17 (16.67%) Banking
11 16 (15.69%) Retail
11 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
12 15 (14.71%) Cryptography
12 15 (14.71%) Marketing
12 15 (14.71%) Mobile Payment
13 14 (13.73%) C#
13 14 (13.73%) .NET
13 14 (13.73%) PKI
14 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
14 13 (12.75%) Risk Management
15 12 (11.76%) Project Management
15 12 (11.76%) Bluetooth
15 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (11.76%) Computer Security

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.98%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.98%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) BASE24
2 2 (1.96%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Sage Pay
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.53%) NFC
2 17 (16.67%) LDAP
3 12 (11.76%) Bluetooth
4 9 (8.82%) Internet
5 8 (7.84%) ATM
5 8 (7.84%) Wireless
6 6 (5.88%) RFID
6 6 (5.88%) Firewall
7 4 (3.92%) SSL
8 3 (2.94%) DMZ
8 3 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.96%) X.509
10 1 (0.98%) Network Security
10 1 (0.98%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.96%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Subversion
1 4 (3.92%) Maven
1 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 20 (19.61%) Electronics
2 19 (18.63%) Finance
3 17 (16.67%) Banking
4 16 (15.69%) Retail
5 15 (14.71%) Marketing
6 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.92%) Back Office
7 4 (3.92%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Consultant
3 15 (14.71%) Analyst
4 14 (13.73%) C++ Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Software Developer
6 12 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 11 (10.78%) Security Analyst
8 10 (9.80%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.80%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Marketing Manager
8 10 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (7.84%) EMV Consultant
11 6 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) WinForms
2 10 (9.80%) WPF
3 7 (6.86%) Middleware
4 6 (5.88%) Spring
4 6 (5.88%) MFC
4 6 (5.88%) HTML
4 6 (5.88%) XML
5 4 (3.92%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) JSON
5 4 (3.92%) OSGi
6 2 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.96%) jQuery
6 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.96%) Velocity
6 2 (1.96%) WCF
6 2 (1.96%) Java EE
6 2 (1.96%) Swing
6 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) EMV
2 24 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
4 15 (14.71%) Mobile Payment
4 15 (14.71%) Cryptography
5 14 (13.73%) PKI
6 12 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (10.78%) EFT
8 10 (9.80%) EFTPOS
8 10 (9.80%) Social Media
9 8 (7.84%) DTV
9 8 (7.84%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (7.84%) EPoS
10 6 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
10 6 (5.88%) APACS
10 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (3.92%) Clustering
12 3 (2.94%) SecurID
12 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
12 3 (2.94%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.29%) Windows
2 32 (31.37%) Android
2 32 (31.37%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.80%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.92%) Linux
6 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.96%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) Identity Management
2 17 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (12.75%) Risk Management
4 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.76%) Project Management
4 12 (11.76%) Computer Security
5 11 (10.78%) CRM
5 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.80%) Mobile Commerce
6 10 (9.80%) OO
7 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (7.84%) Integration Testing
8 8 (7.84%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (7.84%) Information Security
9 6 (5.88%) Android Development
9 6 (5.88%) iOS Development
9 6 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.43%) Java
2 17 (16.67%) C++
3 14 (13.73%) C#
4 10 (9.80%) SQL
5 8 (7.84%) C
6 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (46.08%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) CISSP
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) ISO 8583
2 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.96%) TickIT
4 1 (0.98%) QA
4 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Hyperion
2 8 (7.84%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 8 (7.84%) VeriFone
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle
2 8 (7.84%) WorldPay
3 6 (5.88%) Elavon
3 6 (5.88%) Ingenico
3 6 (5.88%) VocaLink
3 6 (5.88%) TSYS
3 6 (5.88%) Sage
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.94%) Gemalto
5 2 (1.96%) DataCash
6 1 (0.98%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Adobe
6 1 (0.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.98%) CA
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