The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 126 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 7 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.89% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +68.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,700
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.20%
Smart Meter
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
949 1009 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.19% 43.89% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 679 753 783
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Smart Meter
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 7 £62,500 -3.84%
Smart Meter
East of England

Smart Meter
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Python
1 11 (91.67%) Algorithms
2 8 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
2 8 (66.67%) Erlang
2 8 (66.67%) HTTP
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) Scala
4 3 (25.00%) ZigBee
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) 802.15
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (8.33%) Twisted

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (66.67%) HTTP
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) 802.15
2 3 (25.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (8.33%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Erlang
3 7 (58.33%) Scala
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) EMC
1 1 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics