The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 765 826 860
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +34
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 115 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.049% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.13% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 85 40 32
Average salary £60,000 £53,089 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.01% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
41462 42250 43872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.20% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33479 33214 36803
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Smart Meter
Salary Trend

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the UK

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +57 112 £60,000 +13.01% 9
South East -6 34 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Cambridge +20 23 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 23 £50,000 +6.95% 1
East of England -3 23 £50,000 +6.95% 1
Surrey +12 18 £60,000 -14.28% 3
West Midlands -1 17 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Hampshire -8 17 £60,000 +20.00%
Birmingham - 16 £35,000 - 3
London -7 15 £50,000 -35.48% 1
Manchester - 15 £35,000 - 1
North West - 15 £35,000 - 1
Guildford - 12 £60,000 -
Berkshire +2 11 £75,000 +50.00%
Winchester - 10 £60,000 -
Reading -1 9 £75,000 +50.00%
Basingstoke +6 8 £60,000 +20.00%
Farnham - 7 £60,000 -
Newbury - 7 £60,000 -
Southampton - 7 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 7 £60,000 -
Staines - 6 £45,000 - 3
City of London +14 3 £45,500 -17.27%
Havant +1 3 £57,500 +15.00%
East Midlands - 3 £65,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £75,000 -
Bristol - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
West Sussex 0 1 - -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 50 (25.13%) Degree
2 47 (23.62%) Retail
3 38 (19.10%) Project Management
4 33 (16.58%) Oracle
4 33 (16.58%) Linux
4 33 (16.58%) CRM
4 33 (16.58%) Finance
5 30 (15.08%) Java
5 30 (15.08%) Telecoms
6 25 (12.56%) Python
7 22 (11.06%) Billing
8 21 (10.55%) C
8 21 (10.55%) Programme Management
9 19 (9.55%) Software Testing
9 19 (9.55%) QA
9 19 (9.55%) Security Cleared
10 18 (9.05%) Software Engineering
11 17 (8.54%) SQL
11 17 (8.54%) B2B
11 17 (8.54%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (8.54%) Algorithms
12 16 (8.04%) MySQL
13 15 (7.54%) Management Information System
13 15 (7.54%) Oracle EBS
13 15 (7.54%) Computer Science
14 14 (7.04%) MS Office
14 14 (7.04%) SAP
14 14 (7.04%) Wireless
14 14 (7.04%) Business Development
14 14 (7.04%) Big Data

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.03%) JBoss
2 4 (2.01%) SAS
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (7.04%) MS Office
2 11 (5.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.51%) MS Project
4 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.54%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.53%) Oracle Financials
3 10 (5.03%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (2.01%) SAP CRM
4 4 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.04%) Wireless
2 12 (6.03%) GPRS
3 11 (5.53%) ZigBee
3 11 (5.53%) 802.15
4 10 (5.03%) LTE
5 9 (4.52%) Internet
6 8 (4.02%) FTP
7 7 (3.52%) HTTP
8 6 (3.02%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.02%) Firewall
9 5 (2.51%) Ethernet
9 5 (2.51%) 3G
9 5 (2.51%) GGSN
9 5 (2.51%) SGSN
9 5 (2.51%) TETRA
9 5 (2.51%) Broadband
9 5 (2.51%) SDH
10 4 (2.01%) MPLS
10 4 (2.01%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (1.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.04%) MySQL
2 14 (7.04%) Big Data
3 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.03%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.03%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.52%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.52%) Apache Hive
5 9 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.01%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.50%) DTS
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.50%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.01%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.01%) JUnit
3 2 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 47 (23.62%) Retail
2 33 (16.58%) Finance
3 30 (15.08%) Telecoms
4 22 (11.06%) Billing
5 6 (3.02%) German Language
5 6 (3.02%) Electronics
5 6 (3.02%) Legal
6 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.51%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.51%) Automotive
6 5 (2.51%) Czech Language
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (13.57%) Developer
2 24 (12.06%) Architect
3 23 (11.56%) Analyst
4 17 (8.54%) Consultant
4 17 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (8.04%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.54%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.04%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.53%) Team Leader
8 13 (6.53%) Functional Architect
8 13 (6.53%) Oracle Architect
8 13 (6.53%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.03%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.53%) Tester
11 10 (5.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
12 9 (4.52%) Data Scientist
13 8 (4.02%) Software Team Leader
13 8 (4.02%) Development Team Leader
13 8 (4.02%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.02%) XML
2 6 (3.02%) JSON
3 5 (2.51%) Twisted
3 5 (2.51%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.51%) Web Services
6 2 (1.01%) BAPI
6 2 (1.01%) Spring
6 2 (1.01%) SAP ALE
6 2 (1.01%) EDI
6 2 (1.01%) HTML
6 2 (1.01%) CSS
7 1 (0.50%) JSP
7 1 (0.50%) SOAP
7 1 (0.50%) WML
7 1 (0.50%) J2EE
7 1 (0.50%) WAP
7 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.50%) ODBC
7 1 (0.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.54%) Algorithms
2 15 (7.54%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.54%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.53%) Data Structures
5 10 (5.03%) DTV
6 8 (4.02%) SCADA
7 6 (3.02%) Replication
8 5 (2.51%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.01%) PKI
10 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.01%) PMI
11 2 (1.01%) User Experience
12 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.50%) Clustering
12 1 (0.50%) Economics
12 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.50%) Physics
12 1 (0.50%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.58%) Linux
2 17 (8.54%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (6.53%) Windows
4 8 (4.02%) Windows XP
5 7 (3.52%) UNIX
5 7 (3.52%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.51%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.01%) Android
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.50%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.10%) Project Management
2 33 (16.58%) CRM
3 21 (10.55%) Programme Management
4 19 (9.55%) Software Testing
5 18 (9.05%) Software Engineering
6 17 (8.54%) B2B
7 14 (7.04%) Business Development
8 13 (6.53%) B2C
8 13 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.03%) ITIL
10 11 (5.53%) PRINCE2
10 11 (5.53%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.03%) Analytics
11 10 (5.03%) Supplier Management
12 9 (4.52%) Information Security
12 9 (4.52%) Zachman Framework
12 9 (4.52%) TOGAF
12 9 (4.52%) Performance Improvement
12 9 (4.52%) Machine Learning
12 9 (4.52%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.08%) Java
2 25 (12.56%) Python
3 21 (10.55%) C
4 17 (8.54%) SQL
5 11 (5.53%) Embedded C
6 9 (4.52%) C++
7 5 (2.51%) Perl
7 5 (2.51%) Erlang
8 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.01%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.01%) ABAP
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.50%) sed
11 1 (0.50%) PHP
11 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (25.13%) Degree
2 19 (9.55%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.52%) ISEB
3 9 (4.52%) MBA
4 8 (4.02%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.02%) CCNA
7 5 (2.51%) CCNP
8 4 (2.01%) CISSP
8 4 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.51%) HND
9 3 (1.51%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.01%) PgMP
10 2 (1.01%) CRISC
10 2 (1.01%) PMP
10 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.01%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.55%) QA
2 5 (2.51%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.51%) ISO 14001
3 4 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.51%) Firmware
2 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.50%) Sysprep
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (16.58%) Oracle
2 14 (7.04%) SAP
3 13 (6.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.02%) VMware
5 3 (1.51%) Cisco
5 3 (1.51%) Primavera
6 2 (1.01%) Talend
6 2 (1.01%) HP
6 2 (1.01%) Informatica
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.50%) F5
7 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago