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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 831 831 828
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 73 89 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.074% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 77 40
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £90,000 £113,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £59,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.54% +47.50%

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
42446 47760 42782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.43% 39.82% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33473 37876 34741
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 23 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 5 May 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 +27 64 £50,000 -6.97% 24
London +27 29 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East +12 23 £60,000 +15.38% 15
Surrey +24 13 £58,750 -36.48% 2
City of London +37 9 £45,500 -38.51% 4
Staines -1 7 £57,500 - 1
Hampshire -6 5 £60,197 +33.77% 3
Slough +10 4 £60,000 +23.07% 7
Berkshire -8 4 £60,000 +14.28% 9
West Midlands -12 4 £35,000 -15.65%
Birmingham - 4 £35,000 -
Cambridge +13 2 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +7 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -11 2 £40,000 +122.22%
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
North East - 2 £30,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £30,000 -
Havant - 2 £56,940 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £30,000 -
Woking - 2 £85,000 -
Basingstoke +20 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Middlesex +12 1 - -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 49 (30.82%) Degree
2 31 (19.50%) Retail
2 31 (19.50%) Linux
3 30 (18.87%) Project Management
4 29 (18.24%) Oracle
5 27 (16.98%) Finance
6 26 (16.35%) Python
7 25 (15.72%) Computer Science
8 22 (13.84%) Java
9 21 (13.21%) SQL
9 21 (13.21%) CRM
9 21 (13.21%) Telecoms
10 19 (11.95%) Billing
11 18 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 18 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (11.32%) Analytics
11 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (10.69%) Algorithms
12 17 (10.69%) Big Data
12 17 (10.69%) XML
12 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
13 16 (10.06%) Windows
14 15 (9.43%) Management Information System
15 14 (8.81%) SAP
15 14 (8.81%) Web Services
15 14 (8.81%) C
15 14 (8.81%) Information Security
16 13 (8.18%) QA
16 13 (8.18%) JSON
17 12 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (2.52%) Node.js
1 4 (2.52%) Apache
1 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.52%) JBoss
2 3 (1.89%) IIS
3 2 (1.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.52%) MS Project
1 4 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.03%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (3.77%) Oracle Utilities
4 5 (3.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.89%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.26%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.92%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.03%) HTTP
3 7 (4.40%) GPRS
4 6 (3.77%) FTP
4 6 (3.77%) Firewall
4 6 (3.77%) Internet
5 4 (2.52%) ZigBee
5 4 (2.52%) RTP
6 3 (1.89%) MPLS
6 3 (1.89%) Wireless
6 3 (1.89%) Network Security
6 3 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.26%) 802.15
7 2 (1.26%) DAB
8 1 (0.63%) IPv6
8 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.69%) Big Data
2 11 (6.92%) Hadoop
3 10 (6.29%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.66%) MySQL
4 9 (5.66%) Apache Hive
4 9 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.14%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.26%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.26%) DataStage
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.26%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (19.50%) Retail
2 27 (16.98%) Finance
3 21 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 19 (11.95%) Billing
5 6 (3.77%) Legal
5 6 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.14%) Marketing
7 4 (2.52%) Czech Language
7 4 (2.52%) German Language
7 4 (2.52%) Automotive
8 3 (1.89%) Electronics
9 2 (1.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.63%) Banking
10 1 (0.63%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 25 (15.72%) Analyst
2 20 (12.58%) Consultant
3 18 (11.32%) Developer
4 15 (9.43%) Architect
5 12 (7.55%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.29%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 9 (5.66%) Python Developer
7 9 (5.66%) Data Scientist
8 8 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.03%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.40%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (4.40%) Functional Architect
9 7 (4.40%) SAP ISU Consultant
9 7 (4.40%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.40%) Oracle Architect
10 6 (3.77%) Governance Analyst
10 6 (3.77%) Compliance Analyst
10 6 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.69%) XML
2 14 (8.81%) Web Services
3 13 (8.18%) JSON
4 8 (5.03%) Twisted
4 8 (5.03%) AngularJS
4 8 (5.03%) BAPI
4 8 (5.03%) HTML
4 8 (5.03%) CSS
5 7 (4.40%) EDI
5 7 (4.40%) SAP ALE
6 4 (2.52%) CSS3
6 4 (2.52%) .NET
7 3 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (1.89%) RESTful
8 2 (1.26%) REST
8 2 (1.26%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.26%) Velocity
8 2 (1.26%) Spring
8 2 (1.26%) CGI
9 1 (0.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.69%) Algorithms
4 15 (9.43%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.03%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.40%) SCADA
7 4 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.52%) Replication
7 4 (2.52%) GIS
8 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.89%) PKI
8 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.89%) Physics
8 3 (1.89%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.89%) Biology
8 3 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
8 3 (1.89%) Arduino
9 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.26%) User Experience
9 2 (1.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.50%) Linux
2 16 (10.06%) Windows
3 8 (5.03%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.40%) UNIX
4 7 (4.40%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.52%) Android
7 2 (1.26%) Tizen
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) Project Management
2 21 (13.21%) CRM
3 18 (11.32%) Software Engineering
3 18 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (11.32%) Analytics
4 14 (8.81%) Information Security
5 12 (7.55%) Validation
5 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
6 10 (6.29%) Cyber Security
6 10 (6.29%) ITIL
7 9 (5.66%) Risk Management
7 9 (5.66%) Migration
7 9 (5.66%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (5.66%) TOGAF
7 9 (5.66%) Data Migration
7 9 (5.66%) DevOps
7 9 (5.66%) Machine Learning
7 9 (5.66%) MapReduce
8 8 (5.03%) Business Transformation
8 8 (5.03%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.35%) Python
2 22 (13.84%) Java
3 21 (13.21%) SQL
4 14 (8.81%) C
5 10 (6.29%) C++
6 8 (5.03%) Erlang
6 8 (5.03%) ABAP
6 8 (5.03%) PHP
7 7 (4.40%) Perl
8 5 (3.14%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.89%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.89%) C#
10 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.89%) R
11 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.26%) VBA
12 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (30.82%) Degree
2 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.29%) CISSP
4 7 (4.40%) CISA
4 7 (4.40%) CISM
5 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.52%) MBA
7 3 (1.89%) HND
7 3 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) CRISC
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.26%) PgMP
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.26%) GIAC
8 2 (1.26%) ISEB
8 2 (1.26%) PMP
8 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) QA
2 12 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (5.66%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.77%) ISO 9001
4 6 (3.77%) ISO 14001
5 5 (3.14%) COBIT
6 2 (1.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Nmap
1 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (18.24%) Oracle
2 14 (8.81%) SAP
3 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.77%) VMware
5 5 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.14%) Google
6 2 (1.26%) Talend
6 2 (1.26%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.26%) HP
6 2 (1.26%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.26%) Informatica
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) Capita
7 1 (0.63%) F5
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Samsung
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
SSE
Salary: From £38,989 to £48,767 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago