The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 57 51
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.49% 3.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.08% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £43,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
PCI DSS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.50% 12.04% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 43
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Watford region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Watford

PCI DSS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) APACS
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) APACS
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 8583