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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 793 910 881
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -29
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 130 62 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.057% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 97 38 92
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -0.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £34,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £89,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%

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
40944 45036 49424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.59% 41.16% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33435 35775 39458
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +110 129 £54,000 +8.00% 23
West Midlands +27 48 £50,000 +42.85% 6
London +30 32 £60,000 -12.72% 6
Warwickshire - 26 £50,000 - 1
Warwick - 26 £50,000 - 1
South East +56 23 £50,000 -41.17% 4
Hampshire - 10 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +41 9 £60,000 +41.17% 5
West Yorkshire +19 9 £60,000 +41.17% 5
Birmingham -12 9 £35,000 - 5
Solihull - 9 £62,500 -
Leeds - 9 £60,000 - 5
North West +21 8 £40,500 +125.00%
Lancashire - 8 £40,500 -
Chorley - 8 £40,500 -
City of London +52 5 £50,000 -31.03% 5
East of England +41 5 £63,750 - 1
Berkshire +15 5 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +14 5 £57,500 -32.35%
Cambridge +10 4 £63,750 - 1
Slough +7 4 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 4 £63,750 - 1
Winchester - 3 £44,000 -
Staines - 3 £57,500 -
South West - 3 £34,500 - 1
East Midlands +13 2 £27,750 -46.63%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £27,750 -46.63%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 £42,500 - 1

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 115 (32.76%) Degree
2 111 (31.62%) Big Data
3 89 (25.36%) Billing
4 88 (25.07%) Finance
5 85 (24.22%) SAP
6 83 (23.65%) SQL
7 76 (21.65%) TOGAF
8 68 (19.37%) ITIL
9 66 (18.80%) Java
10 64 (18.23%) Management Information System
10 64 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (17.09%) Mobile App
12 59 (16.81%) Retail
13 57 (16.24%) Enterprise Architecture
14 56 (15.95%) Analytics
15 55 (15.67%) CRM
16 52 (14.81%) Supplier Management
17 50 (14.25%) Project Management
18 48 (13.68%) JBoss
18 48 (13.68%) Telecoms
19 46 (13.11%) Scrum
19 46 (13.11%) PostgreSQL
19 46 (13.11%) MySQL
20 45 (12.82%) Oracle
21 44 (12.54%) Change Management
21 44 (12.54%) Spring
21 44 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
22 43 (12.25%) Microsoft
23 42 (11.97%) SAP IS-U
23 42 (11.97%) Translating Business Requirements

Smart Meter
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 48 (13.68%) JBoss
2 39 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 39 (11.11%) WildFly
3 16 (4.56%) Apache
4 12 (3.42%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.42%) SAS
6 4 (1.14%) IIS
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.28%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 26 (7.41%) MS Office
2 23 (6.55%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.99%) SPSS
4 7 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (11.97%) SAP IS-U
2 20 (5.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (3.13%) SAP HR
3 11 (3.13%) SAP Payroll
4 4 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.27%) HTTP
2 12 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.56%) Wireless
4 6 (1.71%) 4G
5 3 (0.85%) 802.15
5 3 (0.85%) IPsec
5 3 (0.85%) VLAN
5 3 (0.85%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.57%) SSL
7 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.28%) LDAP
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (31.62%) Big Data
2 46 (13.11%) MySQL
2 46 (13.11%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (4.27%) Data Mining
5 12 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (3.42%) DataStage
5 12 (3.42%) Hadoop
5 12 (3.42%) IBM InfoSphere
5 12 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.13%) GIS
7 9 (2.56%) SQL Server
8 8 (2.28%) SAP BW
9 6 (1.71%) QualityStage
9 6 (1.71%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.42%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (11.40%) Cucumber
1 40 (11.40%) JBehave
1 40 (11.40%) Jenkins
1 40 (11.40%) JUnit
2 39 (11.11%) Hudson
3 36 (10.26%) RSpec
4 23 (6.55%) Selenium
5 19 (5.41%) WATIR
6 15 (4.27%) ERwin
7 9 (2.56%) JIRA
8 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.14%) Gradle
9 4 (1.14%) Subversion
10 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.28%) Maven
10 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (25.36%) Billing
2 88 (25.07%) Finance
3 59 (16.81%) Retail
4 48 (13.68%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.13%) Marketing
6 8 (2.28%) Legal
7 6 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.42%) Banking
8 5 (1.42%) Publishing
9 4 (1.14%) Electronics
9 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.85%) Automotive
10 3 (0.85%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (21.94%) Architect
2 76 (21.65%) Analyst
3 61 (17.38%) Developer
4 46 (13.11%) Lead Developer
5 44 (12.54%) Java Developer
6 41 (11.68%) Solutions Architect
7 39 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
8 26 (7.41%) Business Analyst
9 25 (7.12%) Senior Architect
10 19 (5.41%) Smart Metering Architect
11 18 (5.13%) Project Manager
11 18 (5.13%) TOGAF Architect
12 17 (4.84%) Agile Developer
12 17 (4.84%) Agile Java Developer
13 15 (4.27%) Senior Manager
14 14 (3.99%) Senior Developer
15 13 (3.70%) Applications Architect
15 13 (3.70%) Consultant
15 13 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 12 (3.42%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.54%) Spring
2 40 (11.40%) RESTful
3 39 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 39 (11.11%) Java EE
3 39 (11.11%) JAX-RS
3 39 (11.11%) JMS
4 36 (10.26%) JPA
4 36 (10.26%) RESTEasy
5 22 (6.27%) HornetQ
6 20 (5.70%) XML
7 17 (4.84%) Grails
8 14 (3.99%) .NET
8 14 (3.99%) AngularJS
9 12 (3.42%) JSON
10 10 (2.85%) Middleware
11 8 (2.28%) CGI
12 7 (1.99%) Apache Camel
13 6 (1.71%) 802.1X
14 5 (1.42%) Web Services
15 4 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.23%) Management Information System
2 60 (17.09%) Mobile App
3 39 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 34 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (7.12%) Algorithms
6 16 (4.56%) Smart Energy
7 13 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.42%) Data Structures
9 11 (3.13%) Statistics
10 9 (2.56%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
10 9 (2.56%) SCADA
11 6 (1.71%) Data Extraction
11 6 (1.71%) Economics
11 6 (1.71%) Minimum Viable Product
11 6 (1.71%) PKI
12 5 (1.42%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.42%) Replication
13 4 (1.14%) User Experience
14 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.26%) Linux
2 8 (2.28%) Windows
3 6 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.42%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.65%) TOGAF
2 68 (19.37%) ITIL
3 64 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (16.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 56 (15.95%) Analytics
6 55 (15.67%) CRM
7 52 (14.81%) Supplier Management
8 50 (14.25%) Project Management
9 46 (13.11%) Scrum
10 44 (12.54%) Change Management
10 44 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (11.97%) Translating Business Requirements
12 40 (11.40%) Mentoring
12 40 (11.40%) Software Engineering
13 39 (11.11%) Coaching
13 39 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
13 39 (11.11%) SOA
13 39 (11.11%) Unit Testing
14 37 (10.54%) Financial Modelling
15 36 (10.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (23.65%) SQL
2 66 (18.80%) Java
3 29 (8.26%) Python
4 24 (6.84%) Scala
5 23 (6.55%) R
6 22 (6.27%) Ruby
7 17 (4.84%) Groovy
8 12 (3.42%) Erlang
9 10 (2.85%) C
10 6 (1.71%) C#
10 6 (1.71%) VB
11 5 (1.42%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.42%) VBA
12 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.85%) C++
12 3 (0.85%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.85%) Perl
12 3 (0.85%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (32.76%) Degree
2 41 (11.68%) CITP
3 16 (4.56%) MBA
4 12 (3.42%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.42%) PMP
5 11 (3.13%) CISSP
6 10 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.85%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.56%) CISM
8 7 (1.99%) CRISC
8 7 (1.99%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.71%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 4 (1.14%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.14%) ISEB
10 4 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.57%) ISACA
12 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.55%) ISO 9001
2 25 (7.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 11 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 8 (2.28%) QA
5 7 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.99%) TickIT
6 5 (1.42%) SLA
7 2 (0.57%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 37 (10.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 85 (24.22%) SAP
2 45 (12.82%) Oracle
3 43 (12.25%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.99%) HP
5 9 (2.56%) ESRI
6 6 (1.71%) CA
6 6 (1.71%) IBM
6 6 (1.71%) Remedy
6 6 (1.71%) Tableau
7 4 (1.14%) BMC
7 4 (1.14%) Splunk
8 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.57%) Avaya
9 2 (0.57%) EMC
10 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.28%) Sonatype
10 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.28%) Ventyx
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Competitive +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
North West London
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
High Wycombe
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago