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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 239 235 260
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.076% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.20% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
2674 2560 2931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.97% 38.77% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2024 2475
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the East of England

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +13 13 £50,000 +6.95% 4
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (76.00%) Python
2 18 (72.00%) C
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
6 10 (40.00%) Data Structures
6 10 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 10 (40.00%) 802.15
6 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (40.00%) ZigBee
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) HTTP
9 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.00%) JSON
9 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.00%) Erlang
9 1 (4.00%) Twisted
9 1 (4.00%) Big Data
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) DevOps
9 1 (4.00%) Functional Programming

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) 802.15
1 10 (40.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Development Manager
3 8 (32.00%) Team Leader
3 8 (32.00%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (32.00%) Software Team Leader
4 6 (24.00%) Software Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 5 (20.00%) Software Manager
6 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) JSON
1 1 (4.00%) Twisted
1 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Algorithms
2 10 (40.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.00%) DevOps
3 1 (4.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Python
2 18 (72.00%) C
3 10 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, health insurance
Posted: 22 days ago