The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 111 47 134
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +87
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 1 111 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.071% 5.14% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 11.62% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 111 11
Median salary £80,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% -10.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
463 955 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.07% 44.19% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 327 782 547
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Reading

Smart Meter
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Technology
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree