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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 246 240 243
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.084% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% 0.25% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £18,000 £18,145 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2392 2424 2401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.74% 33.81% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1876 1850 1943
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +3 1 £18,000 -0.79% 2
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 4 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, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 22 days ago