The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank - 258 258
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.15% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
Smart Meter
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3000 2975 2969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.14% 36.88% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2403 2347 2458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the East of England

Smart Meter
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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