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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank - 133 131
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.044% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -
Smart Meter
Berkshire

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
713 618 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.59% 27.08% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 427 492 467
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB