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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
170 154 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.66% 31.05% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 120 142
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%