The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 23 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 106 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
696 536 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.34% 32.33% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 523 455 561
Average salary £39,420 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Smart Meter
Cambridgeshire

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Cambridge

Smart Meter
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) GPRS
2 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 6 (37.50%) Electronics
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Big Data
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Erlang
3 4 (25.00%) Twisted
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (12.50%) QA
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) WFM
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) B2B

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) GPRS
1 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Big Data
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) RF Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) Twisted
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) B2B
2 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) WFM
2 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA