Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 105 75
Rank change year-on-year +16 -30 -11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.32% 0.40% 2.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.41% 4.50% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 33
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £28,550
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.62% -36.56%
10th Percentile £26,500 £39,250 £18,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £68,750 £48,250
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +23.53% -5.56%

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 216 111 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.78% 8.98% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 156 84 137
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,150 £21,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Stoke-on-Trent +25 6 £62,500 +4.17% 3
Stafford - 6 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £35,000 -
PCI DSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
4 5 (31.25%) Security Management
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (31.25%) High Availability
4 5 (31.25%) Fintech
5 4 (25.00%) GDPR
5 4 (25.00%) COBIT
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) ISMS
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
6 3 (18.75%) Confluence

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
3 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
2 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Information Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) C# Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Fintech
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 5 (31.25%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Security Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
5 3 (18.75%) Data Privacy
5 3 (18.75%) ISMS
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) BCP
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (25.00%) COBIT
2 4 (25.00%) GDPR
3 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
1 1 (6.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Meraki
3 1 (6.25%) Mitel
3 1 (6.25%) Virgin Media
3 1 (6.25%) VMware