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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 797 922 852
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -70
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 130 62 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.056% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 92 42 88
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%

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
40540 45734 47250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.54% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33056 36286 37378
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 July 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 July 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 +92 126 £50,000 -9.09% 10
West Midlands +37 49 £50,000 +42.85%
London +54 35 £55,000 -22.80% 3
Warwickshire - 24 £50,000 -
Warwick - 24 £50,000 -
South East +13 23 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Birmingham -8 13 £35,000 -
Leeds +36 11 £43,000 - 1
Yorkshire +34 11 £43,000 +1.17% 1
West Yorkshire +32 11 £43,000 +1.17% 1
Solihull - 8 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
City of London +55 7 £45,000 -37.93%
Berkshire -3 7 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Slough +10 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +23 4 - -
Winchester - 4 £44,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £65,000 - 1
Scotland - 4 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £34,000 -34.61% 2
East Midlands +5 3 £34,000 -34.61% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £65,000 - 1
Nottingham +15 2 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Staines - 2 - -
South West - 2 £57,250 -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 72 (23.84%) Degree
2 67 (22.19%) Billing
2 67 (22.19%) SAP
3 66 (21.85%) SQL
4 63 (20.86%) Big Data
5 60 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (19.87%) Finance
6 58 (19.21%) Java
7 56 (18.54%) TOGAF
8 52 (17.22%) Oracle
9 48 (15.89%) CRM
10 47 (15.56%) Retail
11 45 (14.90%) SAP IS-U
12 44 (14.57%) Management Information System
13 43 (14.24%) Telecoms
13 43 (14.24%) Supplier Management
14 42 (13.91%) Enterprise Architecture
14 42 (13.91%) PostgreSQL
15 41 (13.58%) JBoss
16 40 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (12.91%) ITIL
17 39 (12.91%) MySQL
17 39 (12.91%) Scrum
18 37 (12.25%) Spring
19 36 (11.92%) Project Management
19 36 (11.92%) Microsoft
20 35 (11.59%) JUnit
20 35 (11.59%) Software Engineering
20 35 (11.59%) RESTful

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 41 (13.58%) JBoss
2 31 (10.26%) GlassFish
2 31 (10.26%) WildFly
3 16 (5.30%) Apache
4 12 (3.97%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.32%) IIS
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.66%) nginx
7 2 (0.66%) SAS
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 27 (8.94%) MS Office
2 20 (6.62%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.99%) SPSS
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (14.90%) SAP IS-U
2 22 (7.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (2.65%) SAP HR
3 8 (2.65%) SAP Payroll
4 4 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.30%) HTTP
2 12 (3.97%) Wireless
3 10 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.65%) 4G
5 4 (1.32%) 802.15
5 4 (1.32%) Network Security
6 3 (0.99%) IPsec
6 3 (0.99%) VLAN
6 3 (0.99%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.66%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.66%) SSL
8 1 (0.33%) 3G
8 1 (0.33%) GSM
8 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.33%) ISUP
8 1 (0.33%) LDAP
8 1 (0.33%) SCCP
8 1 (0.33%) SS7
8 1 (0.33%) UMTS
8 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.86%) Big Data
2 42 (13.91%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (12.91%) MySQL
4 15 (4.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (3.97%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.31%) Data Mining
7 9 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.98%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.66%) GIS
9 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.66%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.99%) DataStage
10 3 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (0.99%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.66%) QualityStage
11 2 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (11.59%) Cucumber
1 35 (11.59%) JBehave
1 35 (11.59%) JUnit
2 32 (10.60%) Jenkins
3 31 (10.26%) Hudson
4 28 (9.27%) RSpec
5 26 (8.61%) Selenium
6 19 (6.29%) WATIR
7 9 (2.98%) JIRA
8 5 (1.66%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.32%) ERwin
9 4 (1.32%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.32%) Gradle
9 4 (1.32%) Subversion
10 1 (0.33%) Maven
10 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (22.19%) Billing
2 60 (19.87%) Finance
3 47 (15.56%) Retail
4 43 (14.24%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.64%) Marketing
6 6 (1.99%) Legal
7 5 (1.66%) Banking
8 4 (1.32%) Electronics
8 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.32%) Publishing
9 3 (0.99%) Automotive
10 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (25.17%) Analyst
2 63 (20.86%) Architect
3 51 (16.89%) Developer
4 41 (13.58%) Solutions Architect
5 38 (12.58%) Lead Developer
6 36 (11.92%) Java Developer
7 31 (10.26%) Business Analyst
7 31 (10.26%) Lead Java Developer
8 22 (7.28%) Consultant
9 20 (6.62%) Smart Metering Architect
9 20 (6.62%) TOGAF Architect
10 18 (5.96%) Senior Architect
11 15 (4.97%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.30%) Project Manager
13 12 (3.97%) Senior Developer
14 11 (3.64%) Data Scientist
14 11 (3.64%) Senior Data Scientist
15 10 (3.31%) Python Developer
15 10 (3.31%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 9 (2.98%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.25%) Spring
2 35 (11.59%) RESTful
3 31 (10.26%) Hibernate
3 31 (10.26%) Java EE
3 31 (10.26%) JAX-RS
3 31 (10.26%) JMS
4 28 (9.27%) JPA
4 28 (9.27%) RESTEasy
5 22 (7.28%) HornetQ
6 18 (5.96%) XML
7 12 (3.97%) AngularJS
8 11 (3.64%) .NET
9 10 (3.31%) JSON
10 9 (2.98%) Grails
11 8 (2.65%) 802.1X
11 8 (2.65%) CGI
11 8 (2.65%) Web Services
12 7 (2.32%) Apache Camel
12 7 (2.32%) Middleware
13 6 (1.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.57%) Management Information System
2 40 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.60%) Mobile App
4 31 (10.26%) Mathematics
5 23 (7.62%) Algorithms
6 16 (5.30%) Smart Energy
7 11 (3.64%) Statistics
8 7 (2.32%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.99%) PKI
10 5 (1.66%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.66%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.66%) SCADA
11 4 (1.32%) Economics
11 4 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (1.32%) Minimum Viable Product
11 4 (1.32%) Replication
12 3 (0.99%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.99%) Home Automation
13 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.26%) Linux
2 8 (2.65%) Windows
3 7 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.66%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.54%) TOGAF
3 48 (15.89%) CRM
4 43 (14.24%) Supplier Management
5 42 (13.91%) Enterprise Architecture
6 39 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (12.91%) ITIL
6 39 (12.91%) Scrum
7 36 (11.92%) Project Management
8 35 (11.59%) Software Engineering
8 35 (11.59%) Translating Business Requirements
9 32 (10.60%) Analytics
9 32 (10.60%) Mentoring
9 32 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (10.26%) Coaching
10 31 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
10 31 (10.26%) Financial Modelling
10 31 (10.26%) Functional Testing
10 31 (10.26%) SOA
10 31 (10.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.85%) SQL
2 58 (19.21%) Java
3 22 (7.28%) Ruby
3 22 (7.28%) Scala
4 17 (5.63%) Python
5 13 (4.30%) R
6 10 (3.31%) Erlang
7 9 (2.98%) Groovy
8 8 (2.65%) C
9 6 (1.99%) C#
9 6 (1.99%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.99%) VB
9 6 (1.99%) VBA
10 5 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.99%) C++
12 3 (0.99%) Perl
12 3 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (23.84%) Degree
2 19 (6.29%) CITP
3 12 (3.97%) CISSP
4 11 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.98%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.98%) MBA
5 9 (2.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.65%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.32%) CISM
7 7 (2.32%) CRISC
8 5 (1.66%) ISEB
8 5 (1.66%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.66%) PMP
9 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.32%) GCIH
9 4 (1.32%) GIAC
10 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.66%) HND
12 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.30%) ISO 9001
2 12 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (2.65%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.66%) SLA
6 4 (1.32%) TickIT
7 2 (0.66%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 32 (10.60%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (10.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 67 (22.19%) SAP
2 52 (17.22%) Oracle
3 36 (11.92%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.30%) HP
5 7 (2.32%) CA
6 6 (1.99%) Remedy
7 5 (1.66%) Splunk
8 4 (1.32%) BMC
8 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.99%) ESRI
10 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.33%) IBM
11 1 (0.33%) Sonatype
11 1 (0.33%) Tableau
11 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.33%) Ventyx
11 1 (0.33%) VMware
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