The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 173 187
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Median salary - £42,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +49.12%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1117 1190 1478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 41.73% 36.19% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 926 950 1194
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Smartcard as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in the East Midlands

Smartcard
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Smartcard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting