The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 248 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.026% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.090% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2323 2224 2616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.15% 28.92% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 1865 2144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Smart Meter
England

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 28 July 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 +7 12 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Smart Meter
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) GPRS
2 6 (28.57%) Wireless
2 6 (28.57%) Electronics
2 6 (28.57%) WFM
2 6 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Erlang
3 4 (19.05%) Twisted
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
3 4 (19.05%) HTTP
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) LAMP
4 3 (14.29%) QA
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) Yii
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (28.57%) GPRS
1 6 (28.57%) Wireless
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 6 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Python Developer
3 4 (19.05%) RF Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (19.05%) Twisted
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) WFM
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Erlang
1 4 (19.05%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA