The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 620 659
Rank change year-on-year +17 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 10 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.027% 0.046% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.057% 0.099% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 7
Median salary £43,750 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.08% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17403 18245 20748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.25% 46.23% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13236 15499 17001
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
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%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Smartcard
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in London

Smartcard
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartcard in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Smartcard in London

Smartcard
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Wembley -7 1 £47,500 +18.75%
City of London - 1 £77,500 -
Smartcard
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 9 (42.86%) EMV
2 8 (38.10%) Contactless
3 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) EPoS
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) Android
6 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 3 (14.29%) JNI
6 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (14.29%) C
6 3 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (14.29%) .NET
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Bluetooth
6 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.52%) Back Office
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) APACS
7 2 (9.52%) ISO 8583
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Sage

Smartcard
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Sage Pay
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) iPaaS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 2 (9.52%) ATM
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) RFID
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQLite
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Payments Programme Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Programme Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Payments Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Payments Solutions Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) JNI
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Ajax
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) EMV
2 8 (38.10%) Contactless
3 5 (23.81%) EPoS
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (9.52%) APACS
5 2 (9.52%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) EFT
5 2 (9.52%) EFTPOS
5 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) PKI
5 2 (9.52%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) API Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Fraud Detection
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
3 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.76%) B2B
4 1 (4.76%) B2C
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 8583
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cubic Transportation
1 2 (9.52%) Elavon
1 2 (9.52%) FIS
1 2 (9.52%) Hypercom
1 2 (9.52%) Ingenico
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Sage
1 2 (9.52%) Thales
1 2 (9.52%) TSYS
1 2 (9.52%) VeriFone
1 2 (9.52%) VocaLink
1 2 (9.52%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (9.52%) WorldPay
2 1 (4.76%) Lotus