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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 124 170
Rank change year-on-year -39 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 1 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.034% 1.29% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 3.24% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 41 15
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -11.76%  

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 1080 1264 1133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 36.87% 39.71% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 801 955 843
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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

Smartcard
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 £38,500 -
Smartcard
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

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%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting