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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 254 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.50% -
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
2223 2127 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 29.73% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1793 2241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 29 August 2014. 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 - 5 £60,000 - 3
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 6 (42.86%) GPRS
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) Erlang
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 4 (28.57%) Twisted
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Functional Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) WFM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Yii
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) GPRS
1 6 (42.86%) Wireless
2 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) RF Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Python Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) Twisted
1 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Yii
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) Functional Programming
2 2 (14.29%) B2B
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) Erlang
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree