The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 53 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.52% 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.64% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -23.72%
Smart Meter
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
195 183 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.72% 35.40% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 162 153 119
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £68,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Lancashire

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Smart Meter
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 11 £31,000 -
Smart Meter
North West

Smart Meter
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 19 (100.00%) Billing
2 14 (73.68%) SDLC
2 14 (73.68%) CRM
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) C
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) VB
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 5 (26.32%) People Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Release Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) IT Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) CRM
1 14 (73.68%) SDLC
2 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) People Management
3 5 (26.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
1 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
1 5 (26.32%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft