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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,177 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +3.38%
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
757 704 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.25% 33.36% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 636 644 347
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £27,450 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 26 (89.66%) Retail
2 20 (68.97%) CRM
3 16 (55.17%) Programme Management
4 11 (37.93%) Billing
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) B2B
6 6 (20.69%) B2C
6 6 (20.69%) ISEB
6 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
6 6 (20.69%) Supplier Management
6 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
6 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
6 6 (20.69%) QA
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Demand Forecasting
6 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
7 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (17.24%) MS Office
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.34%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) SQL
10 2 (6.90%) MySQL
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
11 1 (3.45%) Spring

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (3.45%) JBoss
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 26 (89.66%) Retail
2 11 (37.93%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Functional Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.45%) MI Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.45%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) BAPI
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
1 1 (3.45%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) CRM
2 16 (55.17%) Programme Management
3 7 (24.14%) B2B
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) B2C
4 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Supplier Management
4 6 (20.69%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (20.69%) Demand Forecasting
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Use Case
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) ABAP
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP