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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
UK
Rank 741 673 840
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +167
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 103 259 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.61% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 76 230 87
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%

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
33630 42662 42514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.52% 42.73% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27411 34204 34450
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 28 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 21 January 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 -43 100 £52,500 -8.69% 9
London +87 39 £72,500 +7.40% 2
North West - 26 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 24 £40,000 -
West Midlands -9 20 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Chorley - 15 £40,000 -
Warwick +20 10 £75,000 +30.43%
Warwickshire +10 10 £75,000 +30.43%
Birmingham -2 10 £52,500 +44.82% 3
South East -44 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Hampshire +23 6 £50,000 -
Havant - 4 £57,000 -
City of London +31 3 £65,000 -3.70%
Nottingham - 3 - - 2
East Midlands - 3 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 3 - - 2
South West -20 2 £38,000 -33.91%
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
Bristol - 2 £38,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Derby - 2 - -
Winchester +15 1 £50,000 -
East of England +6 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Cambridge 0 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Berkshire -63 1 - - 1
Slough - 1 - - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £40,000 -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 39 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.76%) Telecoms
4 30 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (15.68%) Billing
6 25 (13.51%) Degree
6 25 (13.51%) CRM
7 20 (10.81%) Process Management
7 20 (10.81%) Business Analysis
7 20 (10.81%) Smart Energy
8 19 (10.27%) Change Management
8 19 (10.27%) Linux
8 19 (10.27%) HTML
9 18 (9.73%) Python
9 18 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (9.19%) MS Visio
10 17 (9.19%) Translating Business Requirements
11 16 (8.65%) JavaScript
12 15 (8.11%) Finance
12 15 (8.11%) Java
12 15 (8.11%) Oracle
12 15 (8.11%) Data Management
13 14 (7.57%) Spring
13 14 (7.57%) Supplier Management
13 14 (7.57%) SAP IS-U
13 14 (7.57%) SAP
13 14 (7.57%) MS Excel
14 12 (6.49%) Web Services
14 12 (6.49%) SQL
14 12 (6.49%) CentOS

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 7 (3.78%) JBoss
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (9.19%) MS Visio
2 14 (7.57%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.41%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (7.57%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (3.78%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.49%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) Wireless
2 6 (3.24%) HTTP
3 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.08%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.08%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.54%) ICMP
5 1 (0.54%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) Network Security
5 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (3.78%) Big Data
2 7 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (3.78%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.70%) MySQL
4 4 (2.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (2.16%) Power BI
4 4 (2.16%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.62%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.54%) QlikView
7 1 (0.54%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 11 (5.95%) JUnit
2 6 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.70%) Maven
4 3 (1.62%) Artifactory
4 3 (1.62%) Checkstyle
4 3 (1.62%) FindBugs
4 3 (1.62%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 31 (16.76%) Telecoms
2 29 (15.68%) Billing
3 15 (8.11%) Finance
4 5 (2.70%) Retail
5 3 (1.62%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (30.81%) Analyst
2 46 (24.86%) Business Analyst
3 21 (11.35%) Architect
4 16 (8.65%) Consultant
5 14 (7.57%) Developer
5 14 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (6.49%) Smart Metering Architect
7 11 (5.95%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Smart Metering Consultant
9 8 (4.32%) Technical Leader
10 7 (3.78%) Manual Tester
10 7 (3.78%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.78%) Tester
11 6 (3.24%) Senior Architect
11 6 (3.24%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.24%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
11 6 (3.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.27%) HTML
2 14 (7.57%) Spring
3 12 (6.49%) RESTful
3 12 (6.49%) Web Services
4 7 (3.78%) CGI
4 7 (3.78%) CSS
5 5 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 5 (2.70%) jQuery
6 4 (2.16%) MDX
7 3 (1.62%) Apache Camel
7 3 (1.62%) JSON
7 3 (1.62%) Middleware
7 3 (1.62%) XML
8 2 (1.08%) AllJoyn
8 2 (1.08%) HornetQ
8 2 (1.08%) Kafka
8 2 (1.08%) Node.js
8 2 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.81%) Smart Energy
3 7 (3.78%) Machine to Machine
4 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.62%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.62%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.62%) Digital TV
5 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.08%) Arduino
6 2 (1.08%) CESG
6 2 (1.08%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (1.08%) Replication
6 2 (1.08%) Smart Home
6 2 (1.08%) Statistics
7 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.54%) IVR
7 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.27%) Linux
2 12 (6.49%) CentOS
2 12 (6.49%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.16%) Unix
4 2 (1.08%) Brillo
4 2 (1.08%) Windows
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (13.51%) CRM
4 20 (10.81%) Business Analysis
4 20 (10.81%) Process Management
5 19 (10.27%) Change Management
6 18 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (9.19%) Translating Business Requirements
8 15 (8.11%) Data Management
9 14 (7.57%) Supplier Management
10 12 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (6.49%) DevOps
10 12 (6.49%) Microservices
10 12 (6.49%) Prototyping
10 12 (6.49%) Software Delivery
11 11 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.95%) ITIL
12 10 (5.41%) Waterfall
13 9 (4.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.73%) Python
2 16 (8.65%) JavaScript
3 15 (8.11%) Java
4 12 (6.49%) Bash Shell
4 12 (6.49%) Ruby
4 12 (6.49%) SQL
5 5 (2.70%) Scala
5 5 (2.70%) VBA
6 4 (2.16%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.62%) Erlang
8 2 (1.08%) Groovy
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (13.51%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) MBA
3 3 (1.62%) ISEB
3 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.08%) CISSP
4 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.08%) PhD
4 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CISA
5 1 (0.54%) GCIH
5 1 (0.54%) GIAC
5 1 (0.54%) RHCE
5 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.54%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.54%) ISO27005
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.49%) Docker
2 3 (1.62%) Firmware
3 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.08%) Consul
2 2 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.08%) Mesos
2 2 (1.08%) Nagios
2 2 (1.08%) Puppet
2 2 (1.08%) StatsD
2 2 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (8.11%) Oracle
2 14 (7.57%) SAP
3 9 (4.86%) ION Trading
4 8 (4.32%) CA
5 7 (3.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.16%) HP
6 4 (2.16%) Tableau
7 3 (1.62%) VMware
8 2 (1.08%) Apple
8 2 (1.08%) Google
8 2 (1.08%) New Relic
8 2 (1.08%) Remedy
8 2 (1.08%) Samsung
9 1 (0.54%) Capita
9 1 (0.54%) Casewise
9 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.54%) Splunk
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + pension, holidays etc
Posted: 2 days ago
UK Wide
Network Compucare
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
E.ON
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Guru Systems
Salary: £70,000 to £90,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago