The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Home Automation in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Home Automation over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Home Automation
Rank 907 953 976
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +23
Permanent jobs citing Home Automation 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.022% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £35,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39206 45906 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.41% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32009 36939 35878
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Home Automation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Home Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Home Automation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Home Automation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Home Automation within the UK.

Home Automation Salary Trend in the UK

Home Automation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Home Automation over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Home Automation Salary Histogram in the UK

Home Automation
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Home Automation within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 11 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Cambridgeshire - 4 £40,000 - 2
East of England - 4 £40,000 - 2
London +40 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Stockport - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +54 1 - -
South East +37 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -

Home Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Home Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Home Automation.

1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Degree
4 7 (26.92%) QA
5 6 (23.08%) Smart Home
5 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (23.08%) Wireless
5 6 (23.08%) Electronics
5 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) C
5 6 (23.08%) C++
6 5 (19.23%) Unix
6 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 5 (19.23%) Internet of Things
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) EMC
8 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
8 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
8 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++
8 3 (11.54%) Modbus
8 3 (11.54%) RS-485

Home Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) AutoCAD
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Wireless
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
3 3 (11.54%) Modbus
3 3 (11.54%) RS-485
3 3 (11.54%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Polish Language
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Products Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Java SE
2 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (23.08%) Smart Home
2 5 (19.23%) Internet of Things
3 3 (11.54%) Smart Meter
4 2 (7.69%) IPTV
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) CCTV
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) iPad
5 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C
2 6 (23.08%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) EMC
1 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
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