Period
to 20 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EMV over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 537 620
Rank change year-on-year +53 +83 +2
Permanent jobs citing EMV 62 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.053% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 20
South East median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +61.54% -38.10%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £56,250 £53,650
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -9.52%

EMV is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,729 11,567 16,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.17% 38.16% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10,404 9,451 13,919
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,738 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% -0.58% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,155 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +6.38%

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing EMV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for EMV in the South East

EMV
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EMV in the South East.

Salary trend for EMV in the South East

EMV
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EMV in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for EMV in the South East

EMV
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMV within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 31 £42,500 -43.33% 3
Surrey +35 27 £37,500 +3.45% 1
EMV
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing EMV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for EMV.

1 55 (88.71%) E-Commerce
2 53 (85.48%) Contactless
3 52 (83.87%) Retail
4 49 (79.03%) Banking
5 31 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
6 30 (48.39%) Degree
7 29 (46.77%) Web Services
7 29 (46.77%) PayPal
8 28 (45.16%) Self-Motivation
8 28 (45.16%) Integration Testing
9 27 (43.55%) Cryptography
9 27 (43.55%) SaaS
9 27 (43.55%) Apple
9 27 (43.55%) Smartcard
10 25 (40.32%) REST
10 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (40.32%) Performance Testing
11 24 (38.71%) Computer Science
11 24 (38.71%) NFC
11 24 (38.71%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (38.71%) Mobile Commerce
11 24 (38.71%) Electronics
11 24 (38.71%) Telecoms
11 24 (38.71%) Hyperion
11 24 (38.71%) Identity Access Management
11 24 (38.71%) Creative Thinking
12 21 (33.87%) PSD2
12 21 (33.87%) Scrum
13 20 (32.26%) Java
13 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing

EMV
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (12.90%) JBoss
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (43.55%) SaaS
2 12 (19.35%) PaaS
3 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.45%) GitHub
4 4 (6.45%) IaaS
5 3 (4.84%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.71%) NFC
2 8 (12.90%) SSL
3 4 (6.45%) Internet
3 4 (6.45%) WebEx
4 3 (4.84%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Blockchain
2 4 (6.45%) GIS
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) SoapUI
2 13 (20.97%) JMeter
2 13 (20.97%) Selenium
3 9 (14.52%) Cucumber
3 9 (14.52%) WebDriver
4 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.90%) Maven
5 4 (6.45%) Ant
5 4 (6.45%) LoadUI
5 4 (6.45%) Subversion
6 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.84%) Xcode
General
1 52 (83.87%) Retail
2 49 (79.03%) Banking
3 24 (38.71%) Electronics
3 24 (38.71%) Telecoms
4 18 (29.03%) Finance
5 11 (17.74%) Retail Banking
6 4 (6.45%) Games
7 3 (4.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Consultant
2 26 (41.94%) Payments Consultant
3 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 24 (38.71%) Senior Consultant
3 24 (38.71%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
3 24 (38.71%) Senior Payments Consultant
4 21 (33.87%) Test Engineer
5 13 (20.97%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Software Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Support
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Junior
9 4 (6.45%) Junior Test Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Business Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) Web Services
2 25 (40.32%) REST
3 16 (25.81%) SOAP
4 8 (12.90%) J2SE
5 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 7 (11.29%) HTML
6 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.45%) JSF
6 4 (6.45%) JSP
6 4 (6.45%) Spring
6 4 (6.45%) XML
7 3 (4.84%) .NET
7 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.84%) CSS3
7 3 (4.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (85.48%) Contactless
2 31 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
3 28 (45.16%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (43.55%) Smartcard
5 24 (38.71%) Computer Science
6 17 (27.42%) User Experience
7 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.29%) EPoS
8 7 (11.29%) Fintech
9 4 (6.45%) Cybercrime
9 4 (6.45%) IVR
10 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
10 3 (4.84%) APACS
10 3 (4.84%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (4.84%) EFT
10 3 (4.84%) EFTPOS
10 3 (4.84%) iPhone
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Solaris
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Android
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) E-Commerce
2 28 (45.16%) Integration Testing
3 27 (43.55%) Cryptography
4 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (40.32%) Performance Testing
5 24 (38.71%) Creative Thinking
5 24 (38.71%) Identity Access Management
5 24 (38.71%) Mobile Commerce
5 24 (38.71%) Technical Architecture
6 21 (33.87%) Scrum
7 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
8 17 (27.42%) Stress Testing
8 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
9 13 (20.97%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 13 (20.97%) SDLC
9 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
10 9 (14.52%) Manual Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Scenario Testing
11 8 (12.90%) DevOps
11 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) Java
2 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) C++
4 4 (6.45%) PHP
5 3 (4.84%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.84%) C
5 3 (4.84%) C#
5 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (48.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) PSD2
2 12 (19.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.84%) ISO 8583
3 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) PayPal
2 27 (43.55%) Apple
3 24 (38.71%) Hyperion
4 11 (17.74%) WorldPay
5 7 (11.29%) Ingenico
5 7 (11.29%) VeriFone
6 4 (6.45%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (6.45%) Symantec
7 3 (4.84%) Actuate
7 3 (4.84%) Cubic Transportation
7 3 (4.84%) Elavon
7 3 (4.84%) FIS
7 3 (4.84%) Hypercom
7 3 (4.84%) Sage
7 3 (4.84%) Sony
7 3 (4.84%) Thales
7 3 (4.84%) TSYS
7 3 (4.84%) VocaLink
7 3 (4.84%) Wincor Nixdorf