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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Home Automation
UK
Rank 823 944 923
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -21
Permanent jobs citing Home Automation 33 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.001% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.002% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 22
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
32142 41044 40856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.26% 40.65% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25999 32840 32840
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 - 33 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 14 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 12 £47,500 - 1
South East - 12 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire - 12 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 6 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £40,000 -

Home Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 40 (81.63%) Electronics
2 33 (67.35%) C++
3 29 (59.18%) C
4 27 (55.10%) Manufacturing
4 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
5 24 (48.98%) Wireless
6 23 (46.94%) Embedded C
7 22 (44.90%) RS-485
7 22 (44.90%) Embedded C++
7 22 (44.90%) Ethernet
8 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
8 19 (38.78%) Firmware
8 19 (38.78%) RS-232
8 19 (38.78%) ZigBee
9 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (32.65%) ANSI C
10 16 (32.65%) RS-422
10 16 (32.65%) Bluetooth
10 16 (32.65%) OO
10 16 (32.65%) Validation
11 14 (28.57%) Java
12 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
12 13 (26.53%) Android
13 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
13 12 (24.49%) C#
14 11 (22.45%) MySQL
14 11 (22.45%) OOP
14 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
14 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
14 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (6.12%) Infor M3
1 3 (6.12%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) Wireless
2 22 (44.90%) Ethernet
2 22 (44.90%) RS-485
3 19 (38.78%) RS-232
3 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
3 19 (38.78%) ZigBee
4 16 (32.65%) Bluetooth
4 16 (32.65%) RS-422
5 3 (6.12%) GPRS
5 3 (6.12%) GSM
5 3 (6.12%) Modbus
6 1 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MySQL
1 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
1 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
1 11 (22.45%) SQLite
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 40 (81.63%) Electronics
2 27 (55.10%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Software Engineer
2 23 (46.94%) Embedded Engineer
2 23 (46.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 19 (38.78%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 19 (38.78%) Firmware Engineer
4 13 (26.53%) Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Support
8 3 (6.12%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) iOS SDK
2 3 (6.12%) Java SE
2 3 (6.12%) MFC
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Smart Home
3 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Android
1 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) OO
2 16 (32.65%) Validation
3 11 (22.45%) API Development
3 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.45%) OOP
4 10 (20.41%) DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) OOD
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) ERP
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) UML
7 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.04%) MVC
8 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) C++
2 29 (59.18%) C
3 23 (46.94%) Embedded C
4 22 (44.90%) Embedded C++
5 16 (32.65%) ANSI C
6 14 (28.57%) Java
7 12 (24.49%) C#
8 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 2 (4.08%) Python
9 2 (4.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Firmware
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) EMC
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) NEC
5 1 (2.04%) Atmel
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
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