Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chip and PIN over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Chip and PIN
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1184 1178 1257
Rank change year-on-year -6 +79 +14
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 19 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.025% 0.059% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 33
UK median annual salary £62,500 £27,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +127.27% -36.42% +18.49%
10th Percentile £30,250 £18,500 £22,700
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,750 £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +22.73% -26.67% +20.00%

Chip and PIN 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 77448 77681 91957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.99% 40.85% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58388 63777 73655
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Chip and PIN
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Chip and PIN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Chip and PIN in the UK

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chip and PIN.

Salary trend for Chip and PIN in the UK

Chip and PIN
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chip and PIN over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Chip and PIN in the UK

Chip and PIN
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +45 19 £62,500 +164.83%
UK excluding London +10 13 £33,750 +22.73% 1
North of England +9 10 £35,000 +48.31%
North West +5 10 £35,000 +48.31%
London +19 6 £90,000 +111.76%
Midlands +44 1 - -
East Midlands +32 1 - -
South East +20 1 £35,000 +55.56%
South West +7 1 £32,500 +40.33%
Scotland -13 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Chip and PIN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) CRM
4 7 (36.84%) EMV
5 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
5 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
5 6 (31.58%) Retail
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) People Management
6 5 (26.32%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (26.32%) Contactless
6 5 (26.32%) Marketing
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (26.32%) Time Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Master's Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Coaching
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (26.32%) Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 5 (26.32%) EPoS
6 5 (26.32%) Electronics
6 5 (26.32%) ERP
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) SQL

Chip and PIN
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) 3G
1 4 (21.05%) 4G
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) ISDN
3 1 (5.26%) PSTN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Electronics
4 5 (26.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) EMV Expert
1 5 (26.32%) Implementation Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Payments Expert
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Product Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Product Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Product Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) EMV
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Contactless
3 5 (26.32%) EPoS
4 4 (21.05%) CCTV
5 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) APACS
7 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
7 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
7 1 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) VMS
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) People Management
3 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Time Management
3 5 (26.32%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Process Management
6 2 (10.53%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (10.53%) Operations Research
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
1 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
1 5 (26.32%) VB
1 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
1 5 (26.32%) VBA
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Capita
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) HP