The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2160 1894 2080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.99% 37.39% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1587 1760
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £53,886 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the South West