The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Chip and PIN
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 647 664
Rank change year-on-year +54 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 2 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.024% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.050% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 13
Median salary - £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.16% +14.28%  

Chip and PIN 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15654 19947 20526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.03% 47.19% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12792 16852 16701
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Chip and PIN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Chip and PIN in London

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chip and PIN in London.

Salary trend for Chip and PIN in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Chip and PIN 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 London region with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 10 (71.43%) EPoS
2 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (57.14%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) FMCG
4 3 (21.43%) Budget Control
4 3 (21.43%) VocaLink
4 3 (21.43%) TSYS
4 3 (21.43%) VeriFone
4 3 (21.43%) PayPal
4 3 (21.43%) WorldPay
4 3 (21.43%) Sage Pay
4 3 (21.43%) Elavon
4 3 (21.43%) Ingenico
4 3 (21.43%) Process Management
4 3 (21.43%) APACS
4 3 (21.43%) ISO 8583
4 3 (21.43%) Sage
4 3 (21.43%) EMV
4 3 (21.43%) EFT
4 3 (21.43%) EFTPOS
4 3 (21.43%) Smartcard
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) ATM
4 3 (21.43%) Thales
4 3 (21.43%) Hypercom
4 3 (21.43%) Cubic Transportation

Chip and PIN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Sage Pay
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (21.43%) ATM
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) IT Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Programme Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) EPoS Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) EPoS
2 3 (21.43%) APACS
2 3 (21.43%) EFT
2 3 (21.43%) EFTPOS
2 3 (21.43%) EMV
2 3 (21.43%) FMCG
2 3 (21.43%) Smartcard
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Budget Control
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Process Management
2 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Market Research
3 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cubic Transportation
1 3 (21.43%) Elavon
1 3 (21.43%) FIS
1 3 (21.43%) Hypercom
1 3 (21.43%) Ingenico
1 3 (21.43%) PayPal
1 3 (21.43%) Sage
1 3 (21.43%) Thales
1 3 (21.43%) TSYS
1 3 (21.43%) VeriFone
1 3 (21.43%) VocaLink
1 3 (21.43%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 3 (21.43%) WorldPay
2 1 (7.14%) Capita
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Toshiba