Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EMV over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1093 1130 1168
Rank change year-on-year +37 +38 +16
Permanent jobs citing EMV 73 26 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.016% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.039% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 69
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,500 £38,125 £32,750
90th Percentile £94,000 £87,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% -

EMV is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,368 67,314 84,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.93% 40.85% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54,114 55,357 68,402
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EMV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EMV in England

EMV
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for EMV in England

EMV
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EMV in England over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for EMV in England

EMV
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMV within the England region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +50 49 £42,500 -19.05% 6
London +14 19 £90,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +8 7 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £41,250 -
East Midlands +23 3 £47,500 -
East of England -6 1 - - 1
EMV
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing EMV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for EMV.

1 47 (64.38%) E-Commerce
2 45 (61.64%) Retail
3 42 (57.53%) Contactless
4 40 (54.79%) Banking
5 29 (39.73%) Degree
6 28 (38.36%) Mobile Payment
7 26 (35.62%) Smartcard
8 25 (34.25%) Cryptography
9 24 (32.88%) Integration Testing
10 22 (30.14%) Creative Thinking
10 22 (30.14%) Identity Access Management
10 22 (30.14%) Spreadsheet
10 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
10 22 (30.14%) NFC
10 22 (30.14%) Technical Architecture
10 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (30.14%) Electronics
10 22 (30.14%) Telecoms
10 22 (30.14%) Hyperion
11 20 (27.40%) PayPal
11 20 (27.40%) SaaS
11 20 (27.40%) Apple
11 20 (27.40%) Web Services
12 19 (26.03%) Mobile Commerce
13 18 (24.66%) REST
14 17 (23.29%) Performance Testing
15 16 (21.92%) Java
16 15 (20.55%) Scrum
16 15 (20.55%) PSD2
17 14 (19.18%) Unit Testing

EMV
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 6 (8.22%) JBoss
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.37%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.40%) SaaS
2 8 (10.96%) PaaS
3 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.85%) Sage Pay
5 4 (5.48%) IaaS
5 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.74%) GitHub
6 2 (2.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) NFC
2 6 (8.22%) ATM
3 4 (5.48%) Bluetooth
3 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 4 (5.48%) SSL
3 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.11%) WebEx
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) GIS
2 2 (2.74%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) SoapUI
2 9 (12.33%) JMeter
2 9 (12.33%) Selenium
3 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.59%) WebDriver
4 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.48%) Maven
7 3 (4.11%) Xcode
8 2 (2.74%) Ant
8 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.74%) LoadUI
8 2 (2.74%) RSpec
8 2 (2.74%) Subversion
8 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (61.64%) Retail
2 40 (54.79%) Banking
3 22 (30.14%) Electronics
3 22 (30.14%) Telecoms
4 11 (15.07%) Finance
5 3 (4.11%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Consultant
2 24 (32.88%) Payments Consultant
3 22 (30.14%) Senior Consultant
4 21 (28.77%) E-Commerce Consultant
4 21 (28.77%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
4 21 (28.77%) Senior Payments Consultant
5 13 (17.81%) Test Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Developer
8 5 (6.85%) EMV Expert
8 5 (6.85%) Payments Expert
8 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Software Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior
10 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) Web Services
2 18 (24.66%) REST
3 9 (12.33%) SOAP
4 6 (8.22%) CSS
4 6 (8.22%) HTML
5 4 (5.48%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.48%) J2SE
6 3 (4.11%) .NET
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.11%) CSS3
6 3 (4.11%) HTML5
6 3 (4.11%) XML
7 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.74%) JSF
7 2 (2.74%) JSP
7 2 (2.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (57.53%) Contactless
2 28 (38.36%) Mobile Payment
3 26 (35.62%) Smartcard
4 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
5 12 (16.44%) Chip and PIN
6 11 (15.07%) User Experience
7 7 (9.59%) EPoS
8 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (6.85%) APACS
8 5 (6.85%) EFT
8 5 (6.85%) Tandem
9 4 (5.48%) EFTPOS
9 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
10 3 (4.11%) iPhone
10 3 (4.11%) IVR
10 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
11 2 (2.74%) Cybercrime
12 1 (1.37%) Digital Currency
12 1 (1.37%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.48%) Solaris
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) E-Commerce
2 25 (34.25%) Cryptography
3 24 (32.88%) Integration Testing
4 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.14%) Creative Thinking
4 22 (30.14%) Identity Access Management
4 22 (30.14%) Technical Architecture
5 19 (26.03%) Mobile Commerce
6 17 (23.29%) Performance Testing
7 15 (20.55%) Scrum
8 14 (19.18%) Unit Testing
9 13 (17.81%) Test Scripting
10 12 (16.44%) SDLC
11 11 (15.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 11 (15.07%) Stress Testing
12 9 (12.33%) Test Automation
13 8 (10.96%) Presales
14 7 (9.59%) Manual Testing
14 7 (9.59%) Scenario Testing
14 7 (9.59%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) Java
2 11 (15.07%) C++
3 10 (13.70%) C#
4 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) XAML
6 3 (4.11%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.11%) C
6 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.11%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) Groovy
7 2 (2.74%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) PSD2
2 8 (10.96%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.22%) ISO 8583
4 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.74%) QA
6 1 (1.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
2 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.74%) Packer
1 2 (2.74%) Terraform
2 1 (1.37%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Hyperion
2 20 (27.40%) Apple
2 20 (27.40%) PayPal
3 10 (13.70%) WorldPay
4 8 (10.96%) Ingenico
4 8 (10.96%) VeriFone
5 5 (6.85%) Cubic Transportation
5 5 (6.85%) Elavon
5 5 (6.85%) FIS
5 5 (6.85%) Hypercom
5 5 (6.85%) Sage
5 5 (6.85%) Thales
5 5 (6.85%) TSYS
5 5 (6.85%) VocaLink
5 5 (6.85%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 4 (5.48%) Xamarin
7 3 (4.11%) Actuate
7 3 (4.11%) Sony
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.74%) Symantec