The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 35 39
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.52% 3.85% 5.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.00% 26.09% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 23
Median salary £45,670 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.73% +36.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.04% +5.00%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 100 46 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 25.25% 14.74% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 95 15 50
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Leicester

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Leicester.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Leicester

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Leicester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Leicester region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (70.00%) CISA
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) CISM
4 5 (50.00%) CISSP
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) CESG
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) Life Science
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) ISMS
6 2 (20.00%) Symfony
6 2 (20.00%) Zend
6 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Laravel
6 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Compliance
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Information
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
1 2 (20.00%) Laravel
1 2 (20.00%) Symfony
1 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) CESG
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISA
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft