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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 695 865 899
Rank change year-on-year
+170 +34
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 242 85 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.080% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.20% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 211 69 32
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,400 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,700
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.20%

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
43083 42816 42062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.19% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34581 34631 32783
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +132 212 £57,500 -4.16% 48
South East +86 97 £47,500 -20.83% 20
Berkshire +84 93 £47,500 -26.92% 20
Reading +80 91 £47,500 -20.83% 1
West Midlands +22 51 £57,500 +31.42% 7
Swindon - 30 £57,500 -
Wiltshire - 30 £57,500 -
South West - 30 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 26 £57,500 - 1
Warwick - 26 £57,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +30 17 £68,750 +83.33% 7
Yorkshire +25 17 £68,750 +83.33% 7
Leeds +23 17 £68,750 +83.33% 7
Glasgow - 13 £45,000 -
Scotland - 13 £45,000 -
Birmingham +3 10 £37,500 -14.28% 2
East of England 0 10 £65,000 -
Solihull - 10 £67,000 - 2
London -3 9 £67,500 +48.35% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £62,500 -3.84%
Cambridge -4 7 £62,500 -3.84%
City of London +54 4 £67,500 +58.82%
Hampshire -1 4 - -
Letchworth - 3 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Basingstoke +14 2 - -
North West +12 2 £26,000 -25.71% 8
Lancashire - 2 £26,000 - 4
Darwen - 2 £26,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £60,000 -7.69%

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 210 (51.72%) Big Data
2 158 (38.92%) ITIL
3 147 (36.21%) Degree
4 126 (31.03%) Finance
5 120 (29.56%) Mobile App
6 118 (29.06%) CITP
7 114 (28.08%) Change Management
8 109 (26.85%) Analytics
9 108 (26.60%) Project Management
10 107 (26.35%) Billing
11 106 (26.11%) ISO 9001
12 105 (25.86%) Retail
13 103 (25.37%) SAP
14 100 (24.63%) Management Information System
15 88 (21.67%) Predictive Analytics
16 83 (20.44%) PRINCE2
17 79 (19.46%) TOGAF
18 78 (19.21%) Business Analysis
19 59 (14.53%) CRM
20 57 (14.04%) Data Management
21 55 (13.55%) BusinessObjects
22 52 (12.81%) Java
23 50 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
23 50 (12.32%) Continuous Improvement
24 48 (11.82%) Oracle
24 48 (11.82%) Data Mining
24 48 (11.82%) Quality Management
24 48 (11.82%) PMP
24 48 (11.82%) PMI Certification
25 47 (11.58%) SQL

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (7.14%) JBoss
2 23 (5.67%) GlassFish
2 23 (5.67%) WildFly
3 12 (2.96%) SAS
4 4 (0.99%) Apache
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.74%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (10.84%) SPSS
2 9 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.23%) MS Office
4 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (5.91%) SAP IS-U
2 12 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.72%) SAP CRM
4 6 (1.48%) SAP HR
4 6 (1.48%) SAP Payroll
5 5 (1.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.45%) HTTP
2 11 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.99%) Wireless
3 4 (0.99%) ZigBee
4 3 (0.74%) 802.15
4 3 (0.74%) GPRS
5 2 (0.49%) 4G
5 2 (0.49%) DAB
5 2 (0.49%) DVB
5 2 (0.49%) GSM
5 2 (0.49%) Internet
5 2 (0.49%) IPv6
5 2 (0.49%) Network Security
5 2 (0.49%) UMTS
5 2 (0.49%) WAN
5 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) NAS
6 1 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (51.72%) Big Data
2 55 (13.55%) BusinessObjects
3 48 (11.82%) Data Mining
4 34 (8.37%) GIS
5 23 (5.67%) MySQL
5 23 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (4.68%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.20%) DataStage
7 13 (3.20%) IBM InfoSphere
8 8 (1.97%) SAP BW
9 6 (1.48%) QualityStage
10 4 (0.99%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.99%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.74%) HBase
11 3 (0.74%) QlikView
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.25%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 44 (10.84%) ERwin
2 23 (5.67%) Cucumber
2 23 (5.67%) Hudson
2 23 (5.67%) JBehave
2 23 (5.67%) Jenkins
2 23 (5.67%) JUnit
2 23 (5.67%) RSpec
3 2 (0.49%) JIRA
3 2 (0.49%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.49%) Selenium
3 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 126 (31.03%) Finance
2 107 (26.35%) Billing
3 105 (25.86%) Retail
4 41 (10.10%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.94%) Spanish Language
6 11 (2.71%) Legal
7 9 (2.22%) Publishing
8 8 (1.97%) Law
9 6 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.23%) Banking
11 3 (0.74%) Electronics
11 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (21.18%) Analyst
2 55 (13.55%) Architect
3 52 (12.81%) Business Analyst
4 37 (9.11%) Developer
5 36 (8.87%) Project Manager
6 32 (7.88%) Senior Manager
7 30 (7.39%) Programme Manager
8 27 (6.65%) Business Manager
9 26 (6.40%) Java Developer
10 24 (5.91%) Business Relationship Manager
10 24 (5.91%) Lead Business Analyst
10 24 (5.91%) Relationships Manager
11 23 (5.67%) Agile Developer
11 23 (5.67%) Agile Java Developer
11 23 (5.67%) Lead Developer
11 23 (5.67%) Lead Java Developer
12 20 (4.93%) Senior Architect
13 15 (3.69%) Senior Business Manager
13 15 (3.69%) Senior Relationships Manager
13 15 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.65%) Spring
2 23 (5.67%) Grails
2 23 (5.67%) Hibernate
2 23 (5.67%) Java EE
2 23 (5.67%) JAX-RS
2 23 (5.67%) JMS
2 23 (5.67%) JPA
2 23 (5.67%) RESTEasy
2 23 (5.67%) RESTful
3 18 (4.43%) Middleware
4 16 (3.94%) .NET
5 10 (2.46%) AngularJS
5 10 (2.46%) JSON
5 10 (2.46%) XML
6 4 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (0.99%) Apache Camel
7 3 (0.74%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.74%) Kafka
7 3 (0.74%) Spark Streaming
7 3 (0.74%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 120 (29.56%) Mobile App
2 100 (24.63%) Management Information System
3 32 (7.88%) Freedom of Information
4 27 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.91%) Economics
5 24 (5.91%) Mathematics
6 21 (5.17%) Data Structures
7 18 (4.43%) User Experience
8 17 (4.19%) Computer Science
9 14 (3.45%) SCADA
10 13 (3.20%) Algorithms
11 9 (2.22%) Replication
12 8 (1.97%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.97%) Streaming Music
13 7 (1.72%) IVR
13 7 (1.72%) Machine to Machine
14 6 (1.48%) Data Extraction
15 5 (1.23%) Smart Energy
16 2 (0.49%) Driving Licence
16 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.43%) Linux
2 8 (1.97%) Unix
3 3 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.49%) Windows
5 1 (0.25%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (38.92%) ITIL
2 114 (28.08%) Change Management
3 109 (26.85%) Analytics
4 108 (26.60%) Project Management
5 88 (21.67%) Predictive Analytics
6 83 (20.44%) PRINCE2
7 79 (19.46%) TOGAF
8 78 (19.21%) Business Analysis
9 59 (14.53%) CRM
10 57 (14.04%) Data Management
11 50 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (12.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 48 (11.82%) Quality Management
13 44 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (10.84%) Programme Management
14 41 (10.10%) Translating Business Requirements
15 37 (9.11%) Data Architecture
15 37 (9.11%) Enterprise Architecture
16 35 (8.62%) Service Management
17 34 (8.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.81%) Java
2 47 (11.58%) SQL
3 33 (8.13%) Python
4 23 (5.67%) Groovy
5 18 (4.43%) R
6 17 (4.19%) C
7 10 (2.46%) Erlang
8 9 (2.22%) Scala
9 8 (1.97%) C++
10 3 (0.74%) Embedded C
10 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.49%) Perl
11 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.49%) Ruby
11 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 147 (36.21%) Degree
2 118 (29.06%) CITP
3 48 (11.82%) PMI Certification
3 48 (11.82%) PMP
4 26 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (4.19%) MBA
6 16 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (3.94%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 12 (2.96%) CISA
7 12 (2.96%) CISM
7 12 (2.96%) CISSP
7 12 (2.96%) ISACA
8 8 (1.97%) ISSEP
9 5 (1.23%) APMP
10 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.99%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.25%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (26.11%) ISO 9001
2 47 (11.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 24 (5.91%) TickIT
4 17 (4.19%) QA
5 7 (1.72%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.23%) P3O
7 4 (0.99%) COBIT
7 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.74%) SLA
9 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 23 (5.67%) Docker
2 3 (0.74%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (5.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (25.37%) SAP
2 48 (11.82%) Oracle
3 29 (7.14%) ESRI
4 28 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.22%) Cognizant
6 8 (1.97%) EMC
6 8 (1.97%) IBM
7 7 (1.72%) Avaya
7 7 (1.72%) Tableau
8 5 (1.23%) HP
9 4 (0.99%) Cisco
10 3 (0.74%) Teradata
11 1 (0.25%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.25%) Citrix
11 1 (0.25%) Juniper
11 1 (0.25%) Mentor Graphics
11 1 (0.25%) NetApp
11 1 (0.25%) Nortel
11 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.25%) Redknee
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Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vodafone
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Bglobal Metering Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 23 days ago