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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 117 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 10 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.54% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.62% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Median salary £52,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% +3.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%

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
793 617 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.61% 33.03% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 496 493 582
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 17 (80.95%) CRM
2 15 (71.43%) Billing
3 13 (61.90%) MS Visio
3 13 (61.90%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
9 1 (4.76%) VBA
9 1 (4.76%) MySQL
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (4.76%) ISEB
9 1 (4.76%) Replication
9 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.76%) Process Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Visio
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.76%) QlikView
General
1 15 (71.43%) Billing
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
2 16 (76.19%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) CRM
2 13 (61.90%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) V-Model
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + pension, holidays etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago