Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1061 1108 1205
Rank change year-on-year +47 +97 +15
Permanent jobs citing EMV 91 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.069% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 63 37 60
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -9.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £75,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -14.29%

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 69,346 67,869 83,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.14% 42.67% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54,449 55,025 68,208
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +7.69%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +33 62 £42,500 -19.05% 2
London -8 24 £85,000 +13.33%
Midlands +15 5 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands +9 4 £47,500 -
South West -25 2 £50,000 -11.11%
West Midlands +5 1 £37,500 -11.76%
North of England +1 1 £70,000 +86.67%
North West -3 1 £70,000 +86.67%
East of England -11 1 - -
EMV
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 70 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 64 (70.33%) Retail
3 61 (67.03%) Contactless
4 56 (61.54%) Banking
5 38 (41.76%) SaaS
6 36 (39.56%) PayPal
6 36 (39.56%) Web Services
7 34 (37.36%) Apple
8 33 (36.26%) Mobile Commerce
8 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (35.16%) Degree
9 32 (35.16%) Performance Testing
9 32 (35.16%) REST
9 32 (35.16%) Mobile Payment
10 29 (31.87%) Smartcard
11 28 (30.77%) Integration Testing
11 28 (30.77%) Scrum
11 28 (30.77%) PSD2
11 28 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
12 27 (29.67%) Cryptography
12 27 (29.67%) Java
13 25 (27.47%) Finance
14 24 (26.37%) Electronics
14 24 (26.37%) Telecoms
14 24 (26.37%) NFC
14 24 (26.37%) Technical Architecture
14 24 (26.37%) Computer Science
14 24 (26.37%) Hyperion
14 24 (26.37%) Creative Thinking
14 24 (26.37%) Identity Access Management

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 12 (13.19%) JBoss
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.10%) BASE24
2 1 (1.10%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 38 (41.76%) SaaS
2 16 (17.58%) PaaS
3 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.79%) IaaS
5 6 (6.59%) Sage Pay
6 4 (4.40%) GitHub
6 4 (4.40%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.37%) NFC
2 8 (8.79%) ATM
2 8 (8.79%) SSL
3 4 (4.40%) Internet
3 4 (4.40%) WebEx
4 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) Blockchain
2 4 (4.40%) GIS
2 4 (4.40%) MySQL
2 4 (4.40%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 20 (21.98%) SoapUI
2 16 (17.58%) JMeter
2 16 (17.58%) Selenium
3 12 (13.19%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.19%) WebDriver
4 8 (8.79%) Maven
5 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.40%) Ant
6 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.40%) LoadUI
6 4 (4.40%) RSpec
6 4 (4.40%) Subversion
6 4 (4.40%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.30%) Xcode
General
1 64 (70.33%) Retail
2 56 (61.54%) Banking
3 25 (27.47%) Finance
4 24 (26.37%) Electronics
4 24 (26.37%) Telecoms
5 15 (16.48%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.40%) Games
7 3 (3.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (45.05%) Consultant
2 35 (38.46%) Payments Consultant
3 24 (26.37%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 24 (26.37%) Senior Consultant
3 24 (26.37%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
3 24 (26.37%) Senior Payments Consultant
3 24 (26.37%) Test Engineer
4 16 (17.58%) Software Test Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) EMV Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Software Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Technical Support
6 8 (8.79%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Strategy Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Junior
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (39.56%) Web Services
2 32 (35.16%) REST
3 16 (17.58%) SOAP
4 8 (8.79%) J2SE
5 7 (7.69%) CSS
5 7 (7.69%) HTML
6 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.40%) JSF
6 4 (4.40%) JSP
6 4 (4.40%) Spring
6 4 (4.40%) XML
7 3 (3.30%) .NET
7 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.30%) CSS3
7 3 (3.30%) HTML5
8 1 (1.10%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.10%) React Native
8 1 (1.10%) Universal Windows Platform
Miscellaneous
1 61 (67.03%) Contactless
2 32 (35.16%) Mobile Payment
3 29 (31.87%) Smartcard
4 28 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (26.37%) Computer Science
6 21 (23.08%) User Experience
7 14 (15.38%) Chip and PIN
8 11 (12.09%) Fintech
9 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (10.99%) EPoS
10 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (6.59%) APACS
11 6 (6.59%) EFT
12 5 (5.49%) EFTPOS
13 4 (4.40%) Cybercrime
13 4 (4.40%) IVR
14 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
14 3 (3.30%) iPhone
14 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
15 1 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Solaris
4 5 (5.49%) Android
4 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.26%) Mobile Commerce
3 32 (35.16%) Performance Testing
4 28 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 28 (30.77%) Scrum
5 27 (29.67%) Cryptography
6 24 (26.37%) Creative Thinking
6 24 (26.37%) Identity Access Management
6 24 (26.37%) Technical Architecture
7 23 (25.27%) Unit Testing
8 22 (24.18%) Test Scripting
9 20 (21.98%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 20 (21.98%) SDLC
9 20 (21.98%) Stress Testing
10 16 (17.58%) Test Automation
11 12 (13.19%) DevOps
11 12 (13.19%) Manual Testing
11 12 (13.19%) Scenario Testing
12 11 (12.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) Java
2 7 (7.69%) C#
2 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.59%) C++
4 4 (4.40%) Groovy
4 4 (4.40%) PHP
4 4 (4.40%) Python
4 4 (4.40%) Ruby
4 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.30%) Apple Swift
5 3 (3.30%) C
5 3 (3.30%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.10%) COBOL
6 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (35.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.77%) PSD2
2 12 (13.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.49%) ISO 8583
4 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) XenApp
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.40%) Packer
1 4 (4.40%) Terraform
2 1 (1.10%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) PayPal
2 34 (37.36%) Apple
3 24 (26.37%) Hyperion
4 14 (15.38%) WorldPay
5 10 (10.99%) Ingenico
5 10 (10.99%) VeriFone
6 6 (6.59%) Cubic Transportation
6 6 (6.59%) Elavon
6 6 (6.59%) FIS
6 6 (6.59%) Hypercom
6 6 (6.59%) Sage
6 6 (6.59%) Thales
6 6 (6.59%) TSYS
6 6 (6.59%) VocaLink
6 6 (6.59%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 4 (4.40%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (4.40%) F5
7 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.40%) Symantec
8 3 (3.30%) Actuate