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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 56 59 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 5 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.15% 1.95% 2.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 33.33% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 15
Median salary £37,500 £51,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.53% +47.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 60 39 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 13.79% 5.86% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 48
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 4 - -
Stafford +3 1 £37,500 -
PCI DSS
West Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

PCI DSS
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
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