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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 869 933 855
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -78
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 39 37 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.034% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.081% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 101
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.30% -26.11%

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
40682 45785 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.45% 41.53% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33180 36295 37345
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 18 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 July 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 +64 37 £47,500 +26.66% 4
South East +40 21 £40,000 +23.07% 1
London +41 15 £60,000 +50.00%
Surrey +38 13 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Guildford +14 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +12 6 £62,500 +38.88%
Reading +16 4 - -
Gatwick - 2 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +59 1 £45,000 +33.33%
East of England +31 1 £55,000 +41.93%
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Cambridge +3 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
Redhill - 1 £65,000 - 1
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
Slough - 1 £65,000 -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (41.26%) Degree
2 47 (32.87%) Java
2 47 (32.87%) Windows
3 44 (30.77%) C#
3 44 (30.77%) EMV
4 43 (30.07%) Contactless
5 37 (25.87%) .NET
5 37 (25.87%) Android
5 37 (25.87%) Apple iOS
6 33 (23.08%) Finance
6 33 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
7 32 (22.38%) PKI
7 32 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (21.68%) SQL Server
9 30 (20.98%) LDAP
9 30 (20.98%) Microsoft
10 29 (20.28%) OO
10 29 (20.28%) Computer Science
10 29 (20.28%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 29 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (18.88%) Mobile Development
12 26 (18.18%) Oracle
13 25 (17.48%) C++
14 23 (16.08%) SQL
14 23 (16.08%) Web Services
14 23 (16.08%) Mobile App
15 22 (15.38%) Hyperion
15 22 (15.38%) Firewall
15 22 (15.38%) Smartphone
16 21 (14.69%) Cryptography

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 17 (11.89%) IIS
2 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.98%) LDAP
2 22 (15.38%) Firewall
3 12 (8.39%) NFC
3 12 (8.39%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.90%) Bluetooth
5 5 (3.50%) ATM
5 5 (3.50%) iBeacon
6 4 (2.80%) Internet
7 2 (1.40%) 4G
7 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.40%) X.500
7 2 (1.40%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.99%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.59%) Maven
2 8 (5.59%) Subversion
3 7 (4.90%) Apache Ivy
3 7 (4.90%) Artifactory
3 7 (4.90%) InstallShield
3 7 (4.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (3.50%) Ant
4 5 (3.50%) Appium
4 5 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.50%) Gradle
4 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (23.08%) Finance
2 18 (12.59%) Banking
3 15 (10.49%) Retail
4 14 (9.79%) Marketing
5 8 (5.59%) Retail Banking
6 7 (4.90%) Back Office
6 7 (4.90%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (36.36%) Developer
2 27 (18.88%) Android Developer
3 26 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 26 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 25 (17.48%) C# Developer
5 22 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
5 22 (15.38%) iOS Developer
6 19 (13.29%) Consultant
7 16 (11.19%) .NET Developer
7 16 (11.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (10.49%) Java Android Developer
8 15 (10.49%) Senior Android Developer
8 15 (10.49%) Senior Developer
9 13 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
9 13 (9.09%) Research Consultant
10 12 (8.39%) C++ Developer
11 10 (6.99%) Customer Engineer
11 10 (6.99%) Customer Support Engineer
11 10 (6.99%) Senior iOS Developer
11 10 (6.99%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.87%) .NET
2 23 (16.08%) Web Services
3 18 (12.59%) Middleware
4 13 (9.09%) XML
5 11 (7.69%) JSON
6 9 (6.29%) HTML
7 8 (5.59%) Spring
8 6 (4.20%) REST
8 6 (4.20%) SOAP
9 4 (2.80%) SAML
10 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.40%) EJB
10 2 (1.40%) Node.js
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (1.40%) SailPoint
10 2 (1.40%) Servlets
11 1 (0.70%) Ajax
11 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.77%) EMV
2 43 (30.07%) Contactless
3 32 (22.38%) PKI
4 29 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (20.28%) Computer Science
5 23 (16.08%) Mobile App
6 22 (15.38%) Smartphone
7 21 (14.69%) Cryptography
8 19 (13.29%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (11.19%) Mathematics
10 15 (10.49%) Java Card
11 13 (9.09%) Biometrics
12 10 (6.99%) Blackberry
13 9 (6.29%) Mobile Payment
14 8 (5.59%) Clustering
14 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (4.90%) Handset
16 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
17 4 (2.80%) Data Structures
17 4 (2.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.87%) Windows
2 37 (25.87%) Android
2 37 (25.87%) Apple iOS
3 20 (13.99%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.99%) BlackBerry OS
6 4 (2.80%) Linux
7 3 (2.10%) Unix
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.28%) OO
4 27 (18.88%) Mobile Development
5 18 (12.59%) Android Development
6 16 (11.19%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 13 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 12 (8.39%) Project Management
9 11 (7.69%) SDLC
10 10 (6.99%) Case Management
10 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.99%) Process Improvement
10 10 (6.99%) Software Deployment
11 9 (6.29%) CRM
12 8 (5.59%) Build Automation
12 8 (5.59%) Information Security
12 8 (5.59%) ITIL
13 7 (4.90%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.87%) Java
2 44 (30.77%) C#
3 25 (17.48%) C++
4 23 (16.08%) SQL
5 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.20%) C
8 4 (2.80%) SOQL
8 4 (2.80%) SOSL
9 3 (2.10%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.10%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.40%) Python
10 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (41.26%) Degree
2 9 (6.29%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.20%) CISA
3 6 (4.20%) CISM
3 6 (4.20%) CISSP
3 6 (4.20%) IISP
4 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.28%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 10 (6.99%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.99%) QA
3 6 (4.20%) ISAE 3402
3 6 (4.20%) ISO 8583
3 6 (4.20%) ISO 9001
3 6 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.20%) ISO27005
3 6 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.50%) SLA
5 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.40%) DICOM
6 2 (1.40%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (13.99%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.99%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.40%) Firmware
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (20.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.18%) Oracle
3 22 (15.38%) Hyperion
4 14 (9.79%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.20%) ArcSight
5 6 (4.20%) Barracuda Networks
5 6 (4.20%) Cisco
5 6 (4.20%) IBM
5 6 (4.20%) Intel Security
5 6 (4.20%) Qualys
5 6 (4.20%) Tripwire
6 4 (2.80%) Sun
7 3 (2.10%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.40%) EMC
8 2 (1.40%) Lotus
9 1 (0.70%) VeriFone
9 1 (0.70%) VMware
9 1 (0.70%) Wincor Nixdorf
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Go Ahead plc
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Perm or £250 a day Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £650,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago