The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 860 890
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30  
Permanent jobs citing EFT 14 63 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.064% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.038% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 60 77
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +37.93% -1.13%  

EFT is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36971 40737 45408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.03% 41.37% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28915 33318 36224
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EFT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing EFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EFT in the UK

EFT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for EFT in the UK

EFT
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +2 13 £70,000 +40.00%
London +17 12 £70,000 -
East of England -3 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -5 1 £60,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing EFT 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 EFT.

1 39 (82.98%) ATM
2 36 (76.60%) Internet
2 36 (76.60%) Fraud Detection
3 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
5 23 (48.94%) Finance
6 22 (46.81%) SDLC
7 21 (44.68%) BASE24
8 19 (40.43%) Scrum
8 19 (40.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (36.17%) User Stories
10 14 (29.79%) Postilion
11 13 (27.66%) Java
12 12 (25.53%) Product Management
13 11 (23.40%) Project Planning
13 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
13 11 (23.40%) XML
13 11 (23.40%) Banking
14 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
15 8 (17.02%) CRM
15 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
16 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (14.89%) Kanban
17 5 (10.64%) Retail
18 4 (8.51%) Degree
18 4 (8.51%) Project Management
18 4 (8.51%) EPoS
18 4 (8.51%) SQL
18 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
19 3 (6.38%) Tandem

EFT
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (44.68%) BASE24
2 14 (29.79%) Postilion
3 1 (2.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 39 (82.98%) ATM
2 36 (76.60%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
1 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Payments Project Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Project Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Java Team Leader
3 9 (19.15%) Team Leader
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Engineering Manager
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Project Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering Team Leader
4 8 (17.02%) Software Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Software Team Leader
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Scrum Master
5 7 (14.89%) Product Owner
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum Master
5 7 (14.89%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) EPoS
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) EMV
2 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
2 3 (6.38%) Tandem
3 2 (4.26%) APACS
3 2 (4.26%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (4.26%) EFTPOS
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Wiki
4 1 (2.13%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Fraud Detection
2 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
4 22 (46.81%) SDLC
5 19 (40.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (40.43%) Scrum
6 17 (36.17%) User Stories
7 12 (25.53%) Product Management
8 11 (23.40%) Project Planning
9 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
10 8 (17.02%) CRM
10 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
11 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.89%) Kanban
12 4 (8.51%) Project Management
13 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
13 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
13 2 (4.26%) Manual Testing
13 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
13 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) Delphi
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 8583
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Cubic Transportation
1 2 (4.26%) Elavon
1 2 (4.26%) FIS
1 2 (4.26%) Hypercom
1 2 (4.26%) Ingenico
1 2 (4.26%) Sage
1 2 (4.26%) Thales
1 2 (4.26%) TSYS
1 2 (4.26%) VeriFone
1 2 (4.26%) VocaLink
1 2 (4.26%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (4.26%) WorldPay
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft