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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Chip and PIN
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 313
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £30,000 £41,625
% change year-on-year +50.00% -27.92%  

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 2427 2982 4451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.23% 46.81% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2132 2681 3665
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
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