The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Biometrics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 894 924
Rank change year-on-year +72 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 25 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.040% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 24
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £225,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £50,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year -35.00% +48.14%  

Biometrics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 73294 86435 90563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.27% 88.86% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60808 72657 73900
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Biometrics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Biometrics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Biometrics in England

Biometrics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Biometrics in England

Biometrics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biometrics in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Biometrics in England

Biometrics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
London +69 21 £52,500 -56.25% 3
South East +47 3 - -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
Biometrics
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Biometrics 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 England region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 23 (33.33%) Python
2 21 (30.43%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) .NET
3 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
4 19 (27.54%) CSS
5 18 (26.09%) HTML
5 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.09%) Machine Learning
5 18 (26.09%) Speech Recognition
6 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
6 14 (20.29%) PhD
6 14 (20.29%) Finance
6 14 (20.29%) Algorithms
7 13 (18.84%) MVC
7 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (18.84%) C#
7 13 (18.84%) .NET Framework
7 13 (18.84%) Web Development
7 13 (18.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (18.84%) HTML5
7 13 (18.84%) Entity Framework
7 13 (18.84%) CSS3
8 12 (17.39%) Deep Learning
8 12 (17.39%) Android
8 12 (17.39%) Anomaly Detection
9 11 (15.94%) Android Development
9 11 (15.94%) SQL
10 10 (14.49%) Degree
11 9 (13.04%) Linux

Biometrics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.14%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Akamai
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) BGP
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (4.35%) EIGRP
1 3 (4.35%) Firewall
1 3 (4.35%) HSRP
1 3 (4.35%) OSPF
1 3 (4.35%) WAN
1 3 (4.35%) Wireless
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) MPLS
2 2 (2.90%) PPP
2 2 (2.90%) SNMP
2 2 (2.90%) SSL
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) VoIP
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.70%) Hudson
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.70%) Maven
1 6 (8.70%) MSBuild
1 6 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
1 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.90%) gulp
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) C# Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Android Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Angular Developer
6 6 (8.70%) C# Web Developer
6 6 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Head of Delivery
8 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) New Business Development Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
3 19 (27.54%) CSS
4 18 (26.09%) HTML
5 13 (18.84%) .NET Framework
5 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
5 13 (18.84%) CSS3
5 13 (18.84%) Entity Framework
5 13 (18.84%) HTML5
5 13 (18.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (10.14%) Node.js
7 6 (8.70%) XML
8 5 (7.25%) REST
9 3 (4.35%) J2EE
9 3 (4.35%) JSON
9 3 (4.35%) JSON Schema
9 3 (4.35%) React
9 3 (4.35%) SOAP
10 2 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Algorithms
1 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.14%) Fintech
3 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.70%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.35%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.90%) CCTV
6 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Blog
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) CMDB
7 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.45%) IVR
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.45%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Android
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Windows
4 6 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.90%) VMS
6 1 (1.45%) AIX
6 1 (1.45%) HPUX
6 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Machine Learning
1 18 (26.09%) Speech Recognition
2 13 (18.84%) MVC
2 13 (18.84%) Web Development
3 12 (17.39%) Anomaly Detection
3 12 (17.39%) Deep Learning
4 11 (15.94%) Android Development
5 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.70%) BDD
6 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.70%) DevOps
6 6 (8.70%) OO
6 6 (8.70%) Scrum
7 5 (7.25%) DNA
7 5 (7.25%) Open Source
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.25%) Use Case
8 4 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) Python
2 21 (30.43%) Java
3 13 (18.84%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) SQL
5 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.70%) Bourne shell
6 6 (8.70%) C++
6 6 (8.70%) Korn
6 6 (8.70%) Perl
6 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.70%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) ABAP
8 1 (1.45%) Go
8 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) PhD
2 10 (14.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) CCIE
3 2 (2.90%) CCMSE
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
3 2 (2.90%) CCSA
3 2 (2.90%) CCSE
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) JNCIE
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
1 2 (2.90%) vCloud
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Nagios
2 6 (8.70%) Ansible
2 6 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 2 (2.90%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
2 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.70%) Atlassian
4 5 (7.25%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) F5
5 3 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) Informatica
5 3 (4.35%) Juniper
6 2 (2.90%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.90%) CA
6 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.90%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.90%) Infoblox
6 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago