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

Mobile Payment
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 788 844 794
Rank change year-on-year +56 -50  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Payment 76 123 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 67 112 138
Median salary £52,500 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% +6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £75,000 £83,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £62,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +21.95%  

Mobile Payment 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 35087 44444 45892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.90% 42.62% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28324 35899 36372
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 £28,428
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%  

Mobile Payment
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Payment in the UK

Mobile Payment
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile Payment in the UK

Mobile Payment
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Payment in the UK

Mobile Payment
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Payment within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +51 76 £52,500 -12.50% 12
London +6 36 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South East +69 19 £52,500 -22.79% 1
East of England +12 9 £40,000 -37.25% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 7 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Cambridge - 7 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +47 6 £35,000 -48.52%
West Midlands +33 6 £35,000 - 4
Guildford - 6 £35,000 -
Birmingham +32 5 £35,000 - 3
South West +19 2 £50,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Bristol -3 2 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Hertfordshire +18 1 £40,000 +45.45%
West Sussex +12 1 £55,000 +5.76%
Northampton +9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Watford 0 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Northamptonshire 0 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Manchester - 1 £215,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £215,000 -
Grimsby - 1 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 - 1
Stafford - 1 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Anglia - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile Payment 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 Mobile Payment.

1 62 (38.27%) Finance
2 53 (32.72%) Fintech
3 51 (31.48%) Banking
4 39 (24.07%) XML
5 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (22.22%) .NET
7 33 (20.37%) C#
8 29 (17.90%) Scrum
8 29 (17.90%) Mobile App
9 28 (17.28%) Big Data
9 28 (17.28%) Computer Science
10 26 (16.05%) Apple iOS
10 26 (16.05%) CRM
11 23 (14.20%) Marketing
11 23 (14.20%) Android
12 21 (12.96%) NFC
13 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
13 20 (12.35%) SQL Server
14 19 (11.73%) Publishing
14 19 (11.73%) RESTful
15 18 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (11.11%) Android Development
16 17 (10.49%) Mobile Banking
16 17 (10.49%) Unit Testing
16 17 (10.49%) Electronics
17 16 (9.88%) MVC
17 16 (9.88%) SOA
17 16 (9.88%) Smartcard
17 16 (9.88%) WCF
17 16 (9.88%) LINQ

Mobile Payment
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 12 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 11 (6.79%) Apache
3 4 (2.47%) nginx
4 3 (1.85%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) SAS
6 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (8.02%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.85%) Google Play
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.96%) NFC
2 13 (8.02%) Internet
2 13 (8.02%) Wireless
3 12 (7.41%) Skype
4 9 (5.56%) SMS
5 4 (2.47%) SMPP
6 2 (1.23%) GSM
6 2 (1.23%) UMTS
7 1 (0.62%) Intranet
7 1 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.28%) Big Data
2 20 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.02%) MySQL
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.47%) Redis
7 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.23%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.23%) SQLite
9 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 18 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.02%) MSTest
3 13 (8.02%) NUnit
3 13 (8.02%) Selenium
4 10 (6.17%) JIRA
5 7 (4.32%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.32%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.70%) Android Studio
7 5 (3.09%) Subversion
8 4 (2.47%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.47%) GoCD
8 4 (2.47%) MSBuild
8 4 (2.47%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.85%) Robolectric
10 2 (1.23%) Appium
10 2 (1.23%) Gradle
10 2 (1.23%) gulp
10 2 (1.23%) Robotium
10 2 (1.23%) webpack
General
1 62 (38.27%) Finance
2 51 (31.48%) Banking
3 23 (14.20%) Marketing
4 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
5 19 (11.73%) Publishing
6 17 (10.49%) Electronics
7 11 (6.79%) Games
8 5 (3.09%) Billing
8 5 (3.09%) Retail
9 4 (2.47%) Back Office
9 4 (2.47%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (37.04%) Developer
2 23 (14.20%) C# Developer
3 21 (12.96%) Chief Technology Officer
4 14 (8.64%) Android Developer
4 14 (8.64%) iOS Developer
5 13 (8.02%) Consultant
5 13 (8.02%) EMV Consultant
5 13 (8.02%) Programmer
5 13 (8.02%) QA Tester
5 13 (8.02%) Senior Consultant
5 13 (8.02%) Tester
6 11 (6.79%) Product Manager
6 11 (6.79%) SQL Developer
7 10 (6.17%) C# WCF Developer
7 10 (6.17%) WCF Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (4.32%) iOS Android Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.32%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.07%) XML
2 36 (22.22%) .NET
3 19 (11.73%) RESTful
4 16 (9.88%) LINQ
4 16 (9.88%) REST
4 16 (9.88%) WCF
5 15 (9.26%) HTML
5 15 (9.26%) JSON
6 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET
6 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (8.02%) CSS
7 9 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.56%) jQuery
8 7 (4.32%) Android SDK
8 7 (4.32%) Backbone.js
8 7 (4.32%) Phusion Passenger
8 7 (4.32%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (4.32%) WPF
9 6 (3.70%) HTML5
9 6 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (32.72%) Fintech
2 29 (17.90%) Mobile App
3 28 (17.28%) Computer Science
4 17 (10.49%) Mobile Banking
5 16 (9.88%) Smartcard
6 15 (9.26%) EMV
7 14 (8.64%) Management Information System
8 13 (8.02%) Contactless
8 13 (8.02%) Digital TV
8 13 (8.02%) Smartphone
9 9 (5.56%) Online Gambling
10 5 (3.09%) Data Structures
10 5 (3.09%) User Experience
11 4 (2.47%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.85%) Online Games
12 3 (1.85%) PMI
13 2 (1.23%) Chip and PIN
13 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (1.23%) iPhone
14 1 (0.62%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.05%) Apple iOS
2 23 (14.20%) Android
3 11 (6.79%) Linux
3 11 (6.79%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.47%) CentOS
4 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.90%) Scrum
3 26 (16.05%) CRM
4 18 (11.11%) Android Development
5 17 (10.49%) Unit Testing
6 16 (9.88%) iOS Development
6 16 (9.88%) MVC
6 16 (9.88%) SOA
7 15 (9.26%) Cryptography
8 13 (8.02%) BDD
8 13 (8.02%) Identity Management
8 13 (8.02%) Integration Testing
8 13 (8.02%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (8.02%) Risk Analysis
8 13 (8.02%) Security Testing
8 13 (8.02%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (8.02%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.41%) Load Testing
10 10 (6.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.37%) C#
2 15 (9.26%) Objective-C
2 15 (9.26%) SQL
3 14 (8.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.02%) Apple Swift
5 8 (4.94%) Java
6 7 (4.32%) C++
6 7 (4.32%) Ruby
6 7 (4.32%) XAML
7 5 (3.09%) Python
8 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.23%) ES6
10 2 (1.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.62%) Scala
11 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.85%) PMP
2 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.26%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) MiFID
3 1 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.32%) Capistrano
2 4 (2.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.02%) Hyperion
3 4 (2.47%) Cognizant
3 4 (2.47%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.47%) SAP
3 4 (2.47%) Sony
3 4 (2.47%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.85%) Google
5 2 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £53000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 17 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago