Period
to 18 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 511 508 590
Rank change year-on-year -3 +82 +28
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 37 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 34
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,875 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% +10.39%

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 12,204 11,606 16,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.23% 38.92% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9,969 9,561 13,334
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 July 2018.

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 July 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
Surrey +25 23 - -
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £60,000 +52.87%
Thames Valley +2 7 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Kent - 2 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £70,000 - 1
Smartcard
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 32 (86.49%) Mobile Payment
2 28 (75.68%) Banking
3 27 (72.97%) Degree
4 26 (70.27%) Integration Testing
4 26 (70.27%) E-Commerce
5 25 (67.57%) EMV
5 25 (67.57%) Cryptography
5 25 (67.57%) Computer Science
5 25 (67.57%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (64.86%) Retail
7 23 (62.16%) Electronics
7 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
7 23 (62.16%) Hyperion
7 23 (62.16%) NFC
7 23 (62.16%) Technical Architecture
7 23 (62.16%) Identity Access Management
7 23 (62.16%) Creative Thinking
7 23 (62.16%) Contactless
8 19 (51.35%) Blockchain
8 19 (51.35%) Fintech
8 19 (51.35%) Retail Banking
8 19 (51.35%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (51.35%) Finance
8 19 (51.35%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) FMCG
9 5 (13.51%) Mobile First
10 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (10.81%) Information Security
10 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BASE24
1 1 (2.70%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Sage Pay
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) NFC
2 2 (5.41%) ATM
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SonarQube
General
1 28 (75.68%) Banking
2 24 (64.86%) Retail
3 23 (62.16%) Electronics
3 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
4 19 (51.35%) Finance
4 19 (51.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Consultant
1 23 (62.16%) E-Commerce Consultant
1 23 (62.16%) Payments Consultant
1 23 (62.16%) Senior Consultant
1 23 (62.16%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
1 23 (62.16%) Senior Payments Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) CISSP Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Graduate
4 2 (5.41%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Onboarding Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Professional Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) RESTful
1 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (86.49%) Mobile Payment
2 25 (67.57%) Computer Science
2 25 (67.57%) EMV
2 25 (67.57%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (62.16%) Contactless
4 19 (51.35%) Fintech
5 5 (13.51%) FMCG
6 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.11%) EFT
6 3 (8.11%) EFTPOS
6 3 (8.11%) EPoS
7 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
7 2 (5.41%) APACS
7 2 (5.41%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) E-Commerce
1 26 (70.27%) Integration Testing
2 25 (67.57%) Cryptography
3 23 (62.16%) Creative Thinking
3 23 (62.16%) Identity Access Management
3 23 (62.16%) Technical Architecture
4 19 (51.35%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Mobile First
6 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
7 3 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (5.41%) Business Development
8 2 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.41%) Security Management
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CISA
2 2 (5.41%) CISM
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
2 2 (5.41%) CREST Certified
2 2 (5.41%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 8583
3 2 (5.41%) GDPR
3 2 (5.41%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (5.41%) ISO 22301
3 2 (5.41%) ISO 31000
3 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Nessus
1 2 (5.41%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Hyperion
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) TSYS
3 3 (8.11%) VeriFone
3 3 (8.11%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 3 (8.11%) WorldPay
4 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
4 2 (5.41%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Elavon
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Imperva
4 2 (5.41%) McAfee
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Qualys
4 2 (5.41%) Sage
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
4 2 (5.41%) Trend Micro
4 2 (5.41%) Tripwire
4 2 (5.41%) VocaLink