The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 254 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% - 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% - 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £41,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+64.63% -18.00%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Smart Meter
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £18,000 -
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft