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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Home Automation over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Home Automation
Rank 891 936 -
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -
Permanent jobs citing Home Automation 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.008% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 - -

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
42555 48089 43543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 39.82% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33677 37865 35244
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Home Automation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Home Automation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Home Automation within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 12 £38,500 -
South East +1 6 £41,000 -
Bracknell - 6 £41,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £35,500 -
Berkshire - 6 £41,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £35,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £35,500 -

Home Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Home Automation 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 Home Automation.

1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 17 (62.96%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) Mobile App
4 14 (51.85%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (51.85%) Electronics
5 13 (48.15%) Firmware
5 13 (48.15%) C++
5 13 (48.15%) C
6 12 (44.44%) GPRS
6 12 (44.44%) GSM
6 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
6 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
6 12 (44.44%) EMC
6 12 (44.44%) Assembly Language
6 12 (44.44%) MFC
6 12 (44.44%) Wireless
6 12 (44.44%) NEC
6 12 (44.44%) Lauterbach
6 12 (44.44%) Android Development
6 12 (44.44%) Degree
6 12 (44.44%) JTAG
6 12 (44.44%) Android
7 11 (40.74%) iOS Development
8 10 (37.04%) Internet of Things
8 10 (37.04%) Internet
9 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
10 8 (29.63%) CSS

Home Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Home Automation 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 Home Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) GPRS
1 12 (44.44%) GSM
1 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
1 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 12 (44.44%) Wireless
2 10 (37.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Grunt
2 5 (18.52%) GDB
General
1 14 (51.85%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) MFC
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) RESTful
4 6 (22.22%) HTML5
4 6 (22.22%) CSS3
4 6 (22.22%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 14 (51.85%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (37.04%) Internet of Things
4 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 3 (11.11%) Telematics
5 2 (7.41%) iPad
5 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (7.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Android
2 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.70%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 12 (44.44%) Android Development
3 11 (40.74%) iOS Development
4 6 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (22.22%) OOP
4 6 (22.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) C
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
3 12 (44.44%) Assembly Language
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) EMC
1 12 (44.44%) NEC
1 12 (44.44%) Lauterbach
2 3 (11.11%) Xamarin