The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 436 - 406
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 5 0 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% - 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 25
Average salary £35,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
ZigBee
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4869 4602 5474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3536 4585
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ZigBee across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ZigBee
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ZigBee across the South East region.

ZigBee Salary Trend in the South East

ZigBee
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxfordshire - 2 £35,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £41,000 -
ZigBee
England

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) 3G
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Firmware
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) 2G
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) UML
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
5 3 (30.00%) Business Development
5 3 (30.00%) GSM
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Coaching
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) 4G
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (30.00%) Handset
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 5 (50.00%) 3G
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) 2G
2 4 (40.00%) GPRS
3 3 (30.00%) GSM
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (30.00%) 4G
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) 802.15
4 2 (20.00%) RFID
4 2 (20.00%) NFC
4 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (10.00%) UMTS
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) STL
1 3 (30.00%) MFC
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) XML-RPC
2 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Handset
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Telematics
3 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP