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 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 101 108 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.30% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.81%
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
683 663 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.35% 45.07% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 534 543 650
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Python
1 15 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (86.67%) Erlang
2 13 (86.67%) Scala
2 13 (86.67%) Big Data
2 13 (86.67%) AngularJS
2 13 (86.67%) JSON
2 13 (86.67%) Functional Programming
2 13 (86.67%) HTTP
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) 802.15
3 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (13.33%) ZigBee
3 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
3 2 (13.33%) Power Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) HTTP
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) 802.15
2 2 (13.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Python Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Big Data Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Big Data Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Python Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) AngularJS
1 13 (86.67%) JSON
1 13 (86.67%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (13.33%) Power Management
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Erlang
2 13 (86.67%) Scala
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
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