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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
Smart Meter
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 45.90% 50.77% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 12
Average salary £32,500 £20,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.53% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Stafford

Smart Meter
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware