The 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank - 115 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Smart Meter
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
649 862 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.72% 47.73% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 555 627 580
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree