The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Thatcham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank - 3 7
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham - 33.33% 16.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 40.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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 Thatcham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Thatcham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham - 83.33% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Thatcham