Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 554 607
Rank change year-on-year +24 +53 -20
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 22 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.072% 0.094% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 40
South East median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +10.34% -30.95%
10th Percentile £48,750 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -16.67%

Smartcard 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 11652 13570 16949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.34% 38.57% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9569 11184 13744
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,663
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in the South East

Smartcard
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in the South East

Smartcard
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartcard in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Smartcard in the South East

Smartcard
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 Smartcard within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Surrey +24 20 £52,500 +31.25%
Thames Valley +33 1 £31,500 -47.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £31,500 -
Smartcard
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 21 (95.45%) Degree
2 20 (90.91%) Banking
2 20 (90.91%) Cryptography
2 20 (90.91%) Electronics
2 20 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 20 (90.91%) Hyperion
2 20 (90.91%) EMV
2 20 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 20 (90.91%) NFC
2 20 (90.91%) Integration Testing
2 20 (90.91%) Mobile Payment
2 20 (90.91%) Spreadsheet
2 20 (90.91%) Identity Access Management
2 20 (90.91%) Contactless
2 20 (90.91%) Technical Architecture
2 20 (90.91%) Creative Thinking
3 12 (54.55%) Digital Currency
3 12 (54.55%) Internet
3 12 (54.55%) Digital TV
3 12 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 12 (54.55%) Wireless
3 12 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (54.55%) Retail Banking
4 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
5 8 (36.36%) Retail
6 1 (4.55%) FIS
6 1 (4.55%) NeoLoad
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) WorldPay

Smartcard
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:

Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) NFC
2 12 (54.55%) Internet
2 12 (54.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
1 1 (4.55%) NeoLoad
1 1 (4.55%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 20 (90.91%) Banking
1 20 (90.91%) Electronics
1 20 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (54.55%) Retail Banking
3 8 (36.36%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Consultant
1 20 (90.91%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (54.55%) EMV Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Payments Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Payments Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Payments Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Computer Science
1 20 (90.91%) Contactless
1 20 (90.91%) EMV
1 20 (90.91%) Mobile Payment
2 12 (54.55%) Digital Currency
2 12 (54.55%) Digital TV
2 12 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) EFT
3 1 (4.55%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Creative Thinking
1 20 (90.91%) Cryptography
1 20 (90.91%) Identity Access Management
1 20 (90.91%) Integration Testing
1 20 (90.91%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.55%) Elavon
2 1 (4.55%) FIS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Ingenico
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VeriFone
2 1 (4.55%) WorldPay