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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 141 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.81%
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
1037 692 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.05% 38.00% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 630 553 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) EMC
1 7 (53.85%) Avaya
1 7 (53.85%) IVR
1 7 (53.85%) Streaming Music
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VBA
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Avaya Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) IVR
1 7 (53.85%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Avaya
1 7 (53.85%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago