The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 606 611 624
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 15 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.029% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.079% 0.065% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 5
Average salary £50,000 £77,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% -8.82%
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18910 19955 21112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.53% 44.78% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15729 15974 17640
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in London

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in London

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in London

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in London

Smart Meter
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
City of London +14 3 £45,500 -17.27%
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) Big Data
3 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (31.25%) Analytics
5 9 (28.13%) MapReduce
5 9 (28.13%) Machine Learning
5 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
5 9 (28.13%) Apache Hive
5 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
5 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
5 9 (28.13%) C++
5 9 (28.13%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 6 (18.75%) Python
6 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
7 5 (15.63%) XML
7 5 (15.63%) Linux
7 5 (15.63%) CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Broadband
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (12.50%) CCNP
8 4 (12.50%) CCNA
8 4 (12.50%) HTTP
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.50%) 3G
8 4 (12.50%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.50%) 3G
1 4 (12.50%) GGSN
1 4 (12.50%) SGSN
1 4 (12.50%) LTE
1 4 (12.50%) Broadband
2 1 (3.13%) GPRS
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Big Data
2 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 9 (28.13%) Apache Hive
2 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
2 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Data Scientist
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Lead Tester
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Tester
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Functional Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Technology Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Information Systems Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) JSON
2 4 (12.50%) Twisted
2 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Physics
4 1 (3.13%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.13%) Biology
4 1 (3.13%) Arduino
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Analytics
2 9 (28.13%) MapReduce
2 9 (28.13%) Machine Learning
2 9 (28.13%) Zachman Framework
2 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.13%) Security Management
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C++
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) Erlang
4 1 (3.13%) R
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCNP
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Cognizant