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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 841 769 703
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -66
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 46 125 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 102 132
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
40287 42468 41015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.63% 39.67% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32176 32896 33610
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 28 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 2 March 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 -54 46 £45,000 -10.00% 9
South East -11 17 £52,500 - 2
Leicestershire -20 17 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands -21 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Surrey +9 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Warwickshire -26 10 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands -42 10 £42,500 -15.00% 1
London -5 7 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Leicester +11 6 £50,000 -
Guildford - 5 £52,500 -
Hampshire -1 4 £32,000 -44.34%
South West -3 3 £55,000 +69.23%
East of England -11 3 £32,500 +18.18%
City of London - 3 £27,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Croydon - 2 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Wembley - 2 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £31,250 -
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Lutterworth -9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
North West -12 1 £54,000 +118.18% 1
Manchester - 1 £54,000 -
Bolton - 1 £54,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £38,500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 82 (66.13%) Finance
2 59 (47.58%) Cyber Security
3 55 (44.35%) Computer Science
4 52 (41.94%) .NET
5 51 (41.13%) Windows
6 46 (37.10%) Software Engineering
7 44 (35.48%) Mathematics
7 44 (35.48%) XML
8 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
8 41 (33.06%) SQL
9 38 (30.65%) PKI
10 37 (29.84%) C#
10 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (29.03%) Degree
12 31 (25.00%) Web Development
13 30 (24.19%) Identity Management
13 30 (24.19%) HTML
13 30 (24.19%) JavaScript
14 27 (21.77%) Android
15 26 (20.97%) DHTML
15 26 (20.97%) XSLT
16 25 (20.16%) LDAP
17 24 (19.35%) Apple iOS
18 23 (18.55%) C++
19 22 (17.74%) Java
19 22 (17.74%) EMV
20 21 (16.94%) Oracle
21 18 (14.52%) NFC
22 16 (12.90%) Blackberry
22 16 (12.90%) Banking

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (1.61%) IIS
1 2 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (5.65%) MS Office
2 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.42%) MS Project
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.16%) LDAP
2 18 (14.52%) NFC
3 9 (7.26%) Internet
4 8 (6.45%) Wireless
5 6 (4.84%) X.509
5 6 (4.84%) VPN
6 5 (4.03%) DNS
6 5 (4.03%) SSL
7 4 (3.23%) Network Security
8 3 (2.42%) SMTP
8 3 (2.42%) IPsec
9 2 (1.61%) VLAN
9 2 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.61%) RFID
9 2 (1.61%) Firewall
9 2 (1.61%) HTTP
9 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.61%) ATM
9 2 (1.61%) LAN
9 2 (1.61%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.81%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.81%) TestDirector
General
1 82 (66.13%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Banking
3 13 (10.48%) Electronics
4 12 (9.68%) Retail
5 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.84%) Back Office
7 3 (2.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (37.90%) Developer
2 18 (14.52%) Test Engineer
3 17 (13.71%) Consultant
4 16 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.90%) C++ Developer
4 16 (12.90%) C++ Software Developer
5 15 (12.10%) Web Developer
6 13 (10.48%) Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (8.87%) EMV Consultant
8 9 (7.26%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.45%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (4.84%) Payments Business Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Security Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.94%) .NET
2 44 (35.48%) XML
3 30 (24.19%) HTML
4 26 (20.97%) DHTML
4 26 (20.97%) XSLT
5 11 (8.87%) WPF
6 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.03%) Web Services
8 4 (3.23%) CSS
8 4 (3.23%) jQuery
9 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.61%) HTML5
9 2 (1.61%) CSS3
9 2 (1.61%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.61%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (1.61%) Android SDK
9 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 55 (44.35%) Computer Science
2 44 (35.48%) Mathematics
3 38 (30.65%) PKI
4 22 (17.74%) EMV
5 16 (12.90%) Blackberry
6 15 (12.10%) Biometrics
6 15 (12.10%) Cryptography
6 15 (12.10%) Mobile App
7 14 (11.29%) Mobile Payment
8 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
9 9 (7.26%) DTV
10 8 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (2.42%) Device Driver
11 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.61%) APACS
12 2 (1.61%) Java Card
12 2 (1.61%) EPoS
12 2 (1.61%) Chip and PIN
12 2 (1.61%) EFT
12 2 (1.61%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.13%) Windows
2 27 (21.77%) Android
3 24 (19.35%) Apple iOS
4 16 (12.90%) BlackBerry OS
5 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
5 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.10%) Windows Vista
5 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (10.48%) Linux
7 9 (7.26%) UNIX
8 4 (3.23%) Solaris
9 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) Cyber Security
2 46 (37.10%) Software Engineering
3 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (25.00%) Web Development
5 30 (24.19%) Identity Management
6 15 (12.10%) Automated Testing
7 12 (9.68%) Project Management
8 11 (8.87%) Risk Management
9 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (6.45%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.84%) Time Management
11 6 (4.84%) Use Case
11 6 (4.84%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.84%) UML
11 6 (4.84%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) SQL
2 37 (29.84%) C#
3 30 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.55%) C++
5 22 (17.74%) Java
6 11 (8.87%) XAML
7 6 (4.84%) C
8 4 (3.23%) VBA
9 3 (2.42%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 36 (29.03%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) VCP4
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) ISO 9001
1 15 (12.10%) TickIT
2 11 (8.87%) ISO 8583
3 3 (2.42%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.81%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Oracle
2 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.26%) Hyperion
4 4 (3.23%) Sun
4 4 (3.23%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (2.42%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.61%) VocaLink
6 2 (1.61%) TSYS
6 2 (1.61%) VeriFone
6 2 (1.61%) Gemalto
6 2 (1.61%) Sencha
6 2 (1.61%) Appcelerator
6 2 (1.61%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.61%) Sage
6 2 (1.61%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Renesas
7 1 (0.81%) Freescale
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