The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Card
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 96 98
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.84% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.21% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 281 407 307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 33.61% 38.11% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 240 219 242
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Smartcard
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in Gloucestershire

Smartcard
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Renesas
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Renesas