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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 896 929
Rank change year-on-year +73 +33  
Permanent jobs citing EMV 40 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.044% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.10% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 26
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -21.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +61.53% -31.57%  

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 35305 41561 44108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.45% 42.19% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28146 33794 34964
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 £30,000 £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 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for EMV in the UK

EMV
Top 17 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 23 May 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 +63 39 £52,500 +31.25% 4
South East +61 14 £52,500 +61.53%
London +51 14 £75,000 +25.00% 3
Surrey +28 5 £52,500 +61.53%
Guildford +15 5 £52,500 +61.53%
East of England +13 3 £45,000 -28.00%
South West - 3 £55,000 -
Essex - 3 £45,000 -
Dorset - 3 £55,000 -
Poole - 3 £55,000 -
Coventry - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £37,500 -
North West - 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 35 (57.38%) Smartcard
2 30 (49.18%) Degree
3 29 (47.54%) Contactless
4 26 (42.62%) NFC
5 23 (37.70%) Electronics
6 21 (34.43%) Cryptography
7 20 (32.79%) Banking
7 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
7 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
7 20 (32.79%) Mobile Payment
8 19 (31.15%) Management Information System
8 19 (31.15%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (29.51%) Internet
9 18 (29.51%) Digital TV
9 18 (29.51%) Hyperion
9 18 (29.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 18 (29.51%) Systems Analysis
9 18 (29.51%) Wireless
9 18 (29.51%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (29.51%) Integration Testing
10 16 (26.23%) C#
11 15 (24.59%) Identity Management
11 15 (24.59%) Risk Analysis
12 13 (21.31%) Finance
13 11 (18.03%) SQL
13 11 (18.03%) Retail
14 10 (16.39%) .NET
15 9 (14.75%) Java
15 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
15 9 (14.75%) Test Automation

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 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) BASE24
1 1 (1.64%) Postilion
1 1 (1.64%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.28%) Google Play
2 2 (3.28%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (42.62%) NFC
2 18 (29.51%) Internet
2 18 (29.51%) Wireless
3 6 (9.84%) Bluetooth
4 5 (8.20%) ATM
5 2 (3.28%) ISDN
5 2 (3.28%) PSTN
5 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.28%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Android Studio
3 2 (3.28%) Appium
3 2 (3.28%) Gradle
3 2 (3.28%) JUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Mockito
4 1 (1.64%) NUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (37.70%) Electronics
2 20 (32.79%) Banking
2 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
3 13 (21.31%) Finance
4 11 (18.03%) Retail
5 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Publishing
7 1 (1.64%) Back Office
7 1 (1.64%) French Language
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Consultant
1 19 (31.15%) EMV Consultant
2 18 (29.51%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) QA Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Senior QA Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Payments Expert
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Android Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Payments Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) Android SDK
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) CSS3
4 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.28%) HTML5
4 2 (3.28%) RxJava
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.64%) JNI
5 1 (1.64%) REST
5 1 (1.64%) Spring
5 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (57.38%) Smartcard
2 29 (47.54%) Contactless
3 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
3 20 (32.79%) Mobile Payment
4 19 (31.15%) Management Information System
5 18 (29.51%) Digital TV
6 4 (6.56%) APACS
6 4 (6.56%) Chip and PIN
7 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.92%) EFT
7 3 (4.92%) EPoS
7 3 (4.92%) Home Automation
7 3 (4.92%) iPhone
7 3 (4.92%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (4.92%) Tandem
8 2 (3.28%) EFTPOS
8 2 (3.28%) iPad
8 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
8 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Android
1 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Windows
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Cryptography
2 19 (31.15%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (29.51%) Integration Testing
3 18 (29.51%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (29.51%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (24.59%) Identity Management
4 15 (24.59%) Risk Analysis
5 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
6 7 (11.48%) Manual Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.84%) Line Management
7 6 (9.84%) System Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.92%) MVC
9 3 (4.92%) QMS
9 3 (4.92%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) C#
2 11 (18.03%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) Java
4 7 (11.48%) C++
5 4 (6.56%) C
6 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) XAML
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) MCSM
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.28%) ISO 8583
5 1 (1.64%) SEPA
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Hyperion
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Cubic Transportation
3 2 (3.28%) Elavon
3 2 (3.28%) FIS
3 2 (3.28%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) Hypercom
3 2 (3.28%) Ingenico
3 2 (3.28%) Sage
3 2 (3.28%) Thales
3 2 (3.28%) TSYS
3 2 (3.28%) VeriFone
3 2 (3.28%) VocaLink
3 2 (3.28%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (3.28%) WorldPay
3 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.64%) Lotus
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