The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chip and PIN
London / City of London
Rank - - 316
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £51,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year -19.60% +5.69%  

Chip and PIN 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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2393 3147 4356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.16% 44.51% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2739 3605
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Chip and PIN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Chip and PIN in the City of London

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chip and PIN in the City of London.

Salary trend for Chip and PIN in the City of London