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

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 884 940
Rank change year-on-year +56 +56  
Permanent jobs citing EMV 55 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.040% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.096% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 26
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  

EMV 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%  

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for EMV in the UK

EMV
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for EMV in the UK

EMV
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EMV over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for EMV in the UK

EMV
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMV 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 +70 54 £52,500 +23.52% 2
London +33 23 £75,000 +25.00%
South East +42 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East of England - 11 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 10 £45,000 -
Surrey +22 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Guildford +8 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South West - 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Poole - 2 £55,000 -
Dorset - 2 £55,000 -
Coventry - 2 £42,500 -
East Midlands +18 1 - -
Scotland +15 1 £32,500 +4.00%
Fife +5 1 £32,500 +18.18%
West End of London - 1 £75,000 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
City of London - 1 £77,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Watford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £32,500 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
Dunfermline - 1 £32,500 -

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

1 49 (60.49%) Smartcard
2 45 (55.56%) Contactless
3 32 (39.51%) Degree
4 31 (38.27%) NFC
5 28 (34.57%) Electronics
6 27 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
7 26 (32.10%) Cryptography
8 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
8 23 (28.40%) Banking
8 23 (28.40%) Finance
9 22 (27.16%) Telecoms
9 22 (27.16%) Management Information System
9 22 (27.16%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
10 21 (25.93%) Systems Analysis
10 21 (25.93%) Spreadsheet
10 21 (25.93%) Integration Testing
10 21 (25.93%) Wireless
10 21 (25.93%) Digital TV
10 21 (25.93%) Hyperion
10 21 (25.93%) Internet
11 20 (24.69%) C#
12 19 (23.46%) Java
13 15 (18.52%) C++
13 15 (18.52%) Identity Management
13 15 (18.52%) Retail
13 15 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
14 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
15 13 (16.05%) Android
15 13 (16.05%) Apple iOS

EMV
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 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BASE24
1 1 (1.23%) Postilion
1 1 (1.23%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Google Play
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
3 1 (1.23%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (38.27%) NFC
2 21 (25.93%) Internet
2 21 (25.93%) Wireless
3 11 (13.58%) Bluetooth
4 6 (7.41%) ATM
5 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.23%) ISDN
6 1 (1.23%) PSTN
6 1 (1.23%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.23%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Selenium
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) Android Studio
3 2 (2.47%) Appium
3 2 (2.47%) Gradle
3 2 (2.47%) JUnit
3 2 (2.47%) Mockito
4 1 (1.23%) NUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (34.57%) Electronics
2 23 (28.40%) Banking
2 23 (28.40%) Finance
3 22 (27.16%) Telecoms
4 15 (18.52%) Retail
5 6 (7.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Publishing
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) French Language
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Consultant
1 24 (29.63%) EMV Consultant
2 21 (25.93%) Senior Consultant
3 17 (20.99%) Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Software Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.88%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Payments Expert
8 7 (8.64%) C++ Developer
8 7 (8.64%) C++ Software Developer
8 7 (8.64%) C++/C# Developer
8 7 (8.64%) C++/Java Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Payments Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Payments Solutions Architect
9 6 (7.41%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.94%) JNI
4 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.70%) HTML
5 2 (2.47%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.47%) CSS
5 2 (2.47%) CSS3
5 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.47%) HTML5
5 2 (2.47%) RxJava
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.23%) REST
6 1 (1.23%) Spring
6 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (60.49%) Smartcard
2 45 (55.56%) Contactless
3 27 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
4 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
5 22 (27.16%) Management Information System
6 21 (25.93%) Digital TV
7 5 (6.17%) Client/Server
7 5 (6.17%) EPoS
7 5 (6.17%) Home Automation
7 5 (6.17%) iPhone
7 5 (6.17%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (4.94%) APACS
8 4 (4.94%) Chip and PIN
9 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.70%) Chip Card
9 3 (3.70%) EFT
10 2 (2.47%) EFTPOS
10 2 (2.47%) iPad
10 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.47%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Android
1 13 (16.05%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.58%) Linux
3 5 (6.17%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Windows
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Cryptography
2 22 (27.16%) Technical Architecture
3 21 (25.93%) Integration Testing
3 21 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
3 21 (25.93%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (18.52%) Identity Management
4 15 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
5 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.58%) Personalization
7 8 (9.88%) Line Management
7 8 (9.88%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.64%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (6.17%) Manual Testing
10 5 (6.17%) System Testing
11 4 (4.94%) SDLC
12 3 (3.70%) Mobile Development
12 3 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.69%) C#
2 19 (23.46%) Java
3 15 (18.52%) C++
4 9 (11.11%) SQL
5 8 (9.88%) C
6 5 (6.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.70%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.70%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) XAML
9 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (39.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.23%) MCSM
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.41%) QA
3 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.47%) ISO 8583
5 1 (1.23%) SEPA
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Hyperion
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) Cubic Transportation
4 2 (2.47%) Elavon
4 2 (2.47%) FIS
4 2 (2.47%) Hypercom
4 2 (2.47%) Ingenico
4 2 (2.47%) Sage
4 2 (2.47%) Thales
4 2 (2.47%) TSYS
4 2 (2.47%) VeriFone
4 2 (2.47%) VocaLink
4 2 (2.47%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 2 (2.47%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.23%) Apple
5 1 (1.23%) Lotus
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