The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Smart Meter
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 254 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.12% 29.33% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 240 183 268
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%