The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 109 112
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.22% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  

Smartcard is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 722 601 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 53.05% 50.76% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 904 803 934
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Smartcard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in Cambridge

Smartcard
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smartcard in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Smartcard in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 3 (100.00%) Java Card
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment

Smartcard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Java Card
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling