The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
485 504 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.87% 24.91% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 397 463 367
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Smart Meter
West Midlands

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Birmingham region.

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Birmingham

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Smart Meter.

1 12 (92.31%) Retail
2 8 (61.54%) CRM
3 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) B2B
4 4 (30.77%) B2C
4 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
4 4 (30.77%) Billing
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) BAPI
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) ABAP
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
6 1 (7.69%) Drupal
6 1 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 12 (92.31%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) MI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) BAPI
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) B2B
3 4 (30.77%) B2C
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) ABAP
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP