The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 19 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.95% - 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +12.24%
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 Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 79 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.57% 37.62% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 58 50
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £36,497
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the Midlands

Smart Meter
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Project Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management