The 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 115 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 8 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% 0.61% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.17% -15.50%
Smart Meter
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
628 815 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.09% 38.26% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 486 655 732
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) CRM
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) Programme Management
3 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) MS Project
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) JBoss
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Spring

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) CRM
2 8 (57.14%) Programme Management
3 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago