Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 80 85
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.73% 1.48% 1.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.19% 8.97% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 25
Staffordshire median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.09% +21.25%
10th Percentile £33,375 £31,125 £41,750
90th Percentile £64,375 £74,000 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £56,000 £49,250 £56,000
% change year-on-year +13.71% -12.05% +1.82%

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 143 156 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.43% 16.51% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 76 115 88
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -3.45% +9.02%
10th Percentile £19,875 £20,622 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 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
Stafford +23 9 £37,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 3 £62,500 -10.71% 6
PCI DSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
1 7 (43.75%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (37.50%) Kanban
2 6 (37.50%) OAuth
2 6 (37.50%) OWASP
2 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) SMS
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Microservices
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Core
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Core
3 5 (31.25%) Akka.NET
3 5 (31.25%) CQRS
4 4 (25.00%) Office 365
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SMS
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) SSH
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Backend Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Security Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Cloud Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Leader
5 3 (18.75%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Auditor
6 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Auditor
6 2 (12.50%) Security Auditor
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) OAuth
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Core
3 5 (31.25%) Akka.NET
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) LINQ
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Fintech
1 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Kanban
1 6 (37.50%) OWASP
2 5 (31.25%) CQRS
2 5 (31.25%) Microservices
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Expense Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Internal Audit
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Squid
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (18.75%) BT