The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank - 253 240
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.055% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.16% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.17% -15.50%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2426 2471 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.07% 33.67% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1879 1818
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the North West

Smart Meter
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £55k - 70k per year + Plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago