The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Card
UK / England
Rank 802 840 875
Rank change year-on-year +38 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 41 92 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.095% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 67 49
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,450 £55,500 £55,000
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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30533 39840 39508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.42% 41.10% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24754 32234 31539
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Smartcard
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in England

Smartcard
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartcard in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Smartcard in England

Smartcard
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +74 28 £52,500 +40.00%
London +74 11 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 1 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands -36 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Smartcard
UK

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 18 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 16 (25.81%) Internet
3 15 (24.19%) Cryptography
3 15 (24.19%) Contactless
4 14 (22.58%) Degree
4 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
5 13 (20.97%) EMV
6 12 (19.35%) Windows
6 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
6 12 (19.35%) Banking
6 12 (19.35%) NFC
6 12 (19.35%) Mobile Payment
7 11 (17.74%) Identity Management
8 10 (16.13%) Wireless
8 10 (16.13%) Electronics
8 10 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (16.13%) Hyperion
8 10 (16.13%) Digital TV
8 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
8 10 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
8 10 (16.13%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (14.52%) Presales
9 9 (14.52%) PKI
10 8 (12.90%) PCI DSS
11 7 (11.29%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (11.29%) ITIL
11 7 (11.29%) C++

Smartcard
Top Related 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 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) Internet
2 12 (19.35%) NFC
3 10 (16.13%) Wireless
4 3 (4.84%) Firewall
4 3 (4.84%) LDAP
5 2 (3.23%) GSM
5 2 (3.23%) UMTS
6 1 (1.61%) ATM
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) Network Security
6 1 (1.61%) RFID
6 1 (1.61%) RS-485
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.35%) Banking
1 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.13%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Consultant
2 13 (20.97%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) EMV Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Payments Programme Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Programme Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Product Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
2 6 (9.68%) SAML
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) Ajax
5 1 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) HTML5
5 1 (1.61%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) LINQ
5 1 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.19%) Contactless
3 13 (20.97%) EMV
3 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
4 12 (19.35%) Mobile Payment
5 10 (16.13%) Digital TV
6 9 (14.52%) PKI
7 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (4.84%) EPoS
8 3 (4.84%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.61%) APACS
9 1 (1.61%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (1.61%) EFT
9 1 (1.61%) EFTPOS
9 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Cryptography
2 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.74%) Identity Management
4 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
4 10 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (14.52%) Presales
6 7 (11.29%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.29%) ITIL
7 6 (9.68%) Fraud Detection
7 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Prototyping
7 6 (9.68%) Rapid Prototyping
7 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Use Case
8 5 (8.06%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Automation Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) C++
2 6 (9.68%) C
3 5 (8.06%) Embedded C
3 5 (8.06%) Embedded C++
4 4 (6.45%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) ISEB
2 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.06%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) SLA
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) DameWare
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Hyperion
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Cubic Transportation
3 1 (1.61%) CyberArk
3 1 (1.61%) Elavon
3 1 (1.61%) EMC
3 1 (1.61%) FIS
3 1 (1.61%) Hypercom
3 1 (1.61%) Ingenico
3 1 (1.61%) Lotus
3 1 (1.61%) Renesas
3 1 (1.61%) Sage
3 1 (1.61%) Thales
3 1 (1.61%) TSYS
3 1 (1.61%) VeriFone
3 1 (1.61%) VocaLink
3 1 (1.61%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (1.61%) WorldPay
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