The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 292 332 326
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -6
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 11 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.031% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.067% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Average salary £72,500 £26,000 £137,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+178.84% -81.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £26,000 £127,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £41,600 £147,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-30.34% +0.50%
Smart Meter
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4450 5939 6071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.10% 45.91% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 4896 5180
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,999 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the City of London

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the City of London

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (59.09%) Degree
1 13 (59.09%) Analytics
2 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
4 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
4 8 (36.36%) Big Data
4 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 8 (36.36%) Apache Hive
4 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
4 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
5 7 (31.82%) Data Management
5 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Customer Insight
7 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (22.73%) Python
7 5 (22.73%) Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
9 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
9 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (13.64%) R
9 3 (13.64%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) XML

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (9.09%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 8 (36.36%) Apache Hive
1 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 8 (36.36%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Data Scientist
2 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Service Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) Google Maps API
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.55%) LESS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
4 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.64%) Physics
4 3 (13.64%) Chemistry
4 3 (13.64%) Biology
5 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
2 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
2 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 7 (31.82%) Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (22.73%) Customer Insight
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C++
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.64%) R
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
1 3 (13.64%) Google