Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1137 1157 1210
Rank change year-on-year +20 +53 -37
Permanent jobs citing EFT 40 65 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.034% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.052% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 61 90
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £35,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% +2.27%

EFT 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 77000 77559 91852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.84% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58017 63717 73591
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%

EFT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EFT over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for EFT in the UK

EFT
Top 6 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 6 months to 18 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 0 39 £60,000 +9.09%
London +26 36 £60,000 -14.29%
UK excluding London +10 3 £40,000 -27.27%
South East -5 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (87.50%) Retail
2 34 (85.00%) ATM
2 34 (85.00%) Internet
2 34 (85.00%) Fraud Detection
3 28 (70.00%) Java
3 28 (70.00%) Oracle
3 28 (70.00%) Web Services
3 28 (70.00%) XML
3 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (67.50%) Google
4 27 (67.50%) Web Development
4 27 (67.50%) Refactoring
4 27 (67.50%) OO
4 27 (67.50%) Swing
4 27 (67.50%) AngularJS
4 27 (67.50%) Spring
4 27 (67.50%) GWT
4 27 (67.50%) RESTful
5 24 (60.00%) BDD
5 24 (60.00%) JUnit
5 24 (60.00%) TDD
6 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
7 19 (47.50%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) Finance
8 5 (12.50%) Selenium
8 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
8 5 (12.50%) Postilion
9 4 (10.00%) Scenario Testing

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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Postilion
2 4 (10.00%) BASE24
3 1 (2.50%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (85.00%) ATM
1 34 (85.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 24 (60.00%) JUnit
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.50%) JMeter
4 1 (2.50%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.50%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 35 (87.50%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Developer
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Java Developer
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
1 27 (67.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 27 (67.50%) Java Developer
1 27 (67.50%) Java Engineer
1 27 (67.50%) Java Software Developer
1 27 (67.50%) Java Software Engineer
1 27 (67.50%) Software Engineer
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 8 (20.00%) Programmer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Payments Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) Web Services
1 28 (70.00%) XML
2 27 (67.50%) AngularJS
2 27 (67.50%) GWT
2 27 (67.50%) RESTful
2 27 (67.50%) Spring
2 27 (67.50%) Swing
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (5.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (5.00%) Tandem
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Contactless
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Currency
2 1 (2.50%) EMV
2 1 (2.50%) EPoS
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (85.00%) Fraud Detection
3 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (67.50%) OO
4 27 (67.50%) Refactoring
4 27 (67.50%) Web Development
5 24 (60.00%) BDD
5 24 (60.00%) TDD
6 19 (47.50%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.50%) Kanban
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) User Stories
10 1 (2.50%) Expense Management
10 1 (2.50%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.50%) AS 2805
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 27 (67.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Concur
3 1 (2.50%) Elavon
3 1 (2.50%) FIS
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Ingenico
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) NCR
3 1 (2.50%) VeriFone
3 1 (2.50%) WorldPay