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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 818 869 904
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +35
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 94 106 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.097% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 55
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%

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
38956 46170 45905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 42.33% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31804 37195 35858
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +59 90 £53,750 -2.27% 13
London +68 29 £62,500 +37.36% 3
West Midlands +2 18 £62,500 +66.66% 2
South East 0 14 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Birmingham -22 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leeds +39 12 £43,000 -36.29% 4
Yorkshire +31 12 £43,000 -36.29% 4
West Yorkshire +27 12 £43,000 -36.29% 4
Hampshire +13 11 £57,250 -11.92% 1
Lancashire - 10 £42,500 - 1
North West - 10 £42,500 - 1
Chorley - 10 £42,500 -
East Midlands +24 5 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £35,000 -
City of London +51 4 £45,000 -1.09%
Havant +16 4 - - 1
Winchester -1 4 £50,000 -23.07%
Glasgow +11 3 £62,500 +38.88%
Scotland +8 3 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Nottingham - 3 £52,500 -
Warwick - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £62,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
East of England +21 1 £75,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire -26 1 £42,000 -23.63% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £75,000 - 1

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 45 (19.91%) Oracle
2 41 (18.14%) CRM
2 41 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.26%) SAP
4 37 (16.37%) Billing
5 36 (15.93%) SAP IS-U
6 34 (15.04%) SQL
6 34 (15.04%) Telecoms
7 33 (14.60%) Java
7 33 (14.60%) Degree
8 32 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (13.72%) TOGAF
9 31 (13.72%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (12.83%) Supplier Management
11 28 (12.39%) Retail
12 26 (11.50%) JBoss
13 25 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (10.62%) Translating Business Requirements
14 24 (10.62%) Spring
14 24 (10.62%) Scrum
14 24 (10.62%) Finance
15 23 (10.18%) JUnit
16 22 (9.73%) MySQL
17 21 (9.29%) Data Analysis
17 21 (9.29%) Enterprise Architecture
17 21 (9.29%) Mentoring
17 21 (9.29%) Functional Testing
18 19 (8.41%) Big Data
18 19 (8.41%) 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 26 (11.50%) JBoss
2 15 (6.64%) GlassFish
2 15 (6.64%) WildFly
3 13 (5.75%) Apache
4 12 (5.31%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.77%) IIS
5 4 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.88%) nginx
6 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 16 (7.08%) MS Office
2 10 (4.42%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (15.93%) SAP IS-U
2 15 (6.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (2.65%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) Wireless
2 9 (3.98%) HTTP
3 5 (2.21%) 4G
3 5 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.77%) Network Security
5 2 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.44%) 2G
6 1 (0.44%) 3G
6 1 (0.44%) 802.15
6 1 (0.44%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.44%) GSM
6 1 (0.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) ISUP
6 1 (0.44%) LTE
6 1 (0.44%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.44%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.44%) UMTS
6 1 (0.44%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.72%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (9.73%) MySQL
3 19 (8.41%) Big Data
4 15 (6.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (4.87%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.98%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.65%) SAP BW
8 5 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.21%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.33%) QlikView
10 2 (0.88%) GIS
10 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.88%) Redis
11 1 (0.44%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (10.18%) JUnit
2 19 (8.41%) Cucumber
2 19 (8.41%) JBehave
2 19 (8.41%) Selenium
3 16 (7.08%) Jenkins
4 15 (6.64%) Hudson
5 12 (5.31%) RSpec
5 12 (5.31%) WATIR
6 8 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.10%) Subversion
8 5 (2.21%) JIRA
8 5 (2.21%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.77%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.77%) Gradle
10 3 (1.33%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.33%) Checkstyle
10 3 (1.33%) FindBugs
11 1 (0.44%) Maven
11 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (16.37%) Billing
2 34 (15.04%) Telecoms
3 28 (12.39%) Retail
4 24 (10.62%) Finance
5 11 (4.87%) Marketing
6 3 (1.33%) Automotive
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (30.53%) Analyst
2 49 (21.68%) Architect
3 46 (20.35%) Business Analyst
4 39 (17.26%) Solutions Architect
5 34 (15.04%) Developer
6 25 (11.06%) Smart Metering Architect
7 23 (10.18%) Consultant
8 22 (9.73%) Java Developer
9 17 (7.52%) Lead Developer
10 15 (6.64%) Lead Java Developer
11 13 (5.75%) Project Manager
12 12 (5.31%) Senior Developer
12 12 (5.31%) Test Analyst
12 12 (5.31%) TOGAF Architect
13 11 (4.87%) Business Consultant
13 11 (4.87%) Data Scientist
13 11 (4.87%) Senior Data Scientist
14 8 (3.54%) Senior Architect
14 8 (3.54%) Smart Metering Consultant
15 7 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.62%) Spring
2 19 (8.41%) RESTful
3 15 (6.64%) Hibernate
3 15 (6.64%) HornetQ
3 15 (6.64%) Java EE
3 15 (6.64%) JAX-RS
3 15 (6.64%) JMS
4 12 (5.31%) JPA
4 12 (5.31%) RESTEasy
5 11 (4.87%) CGI
6 9 (3.98%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.54%) Apache Camel
7 8 (3.54%) Web Services
8 6 (2.65%) HTML
8 6 (2.65%) Middleware
9 5 (2.21%) .NET
9 5 (2.21%) 802.1X
9 5 (2.21%) JSON
9 5 (2.21%) XML
10 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.96%) Smart Energy
3 16 (7.08%) Algorithms
4 15 (6.64%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.87%) Statistics
6 9 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.21%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.33%) Home Automation
9 3 (1.33%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.88%) IVR
10 2 (0.88%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.44%) CESG
11 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.44%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.52%) Linux
2 6 (2.65%) Windows
3 5 (2.21%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (18.14%) CRM
1 41 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (13.72%) TOGAF
3 29 (12.83%) Supplier Management
4 25 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (10.62%) Scrum
5 24 (10.62%) Translating Business Requirements
6 21 (9.29%) Data Analysis
6 21 (9.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (9.29%) Functional Testing
6 21 (9.29%) Mentoring
7 19 (8.41%) Software Engineering
8 18 (7.96%) Data Management
8 18 (7.96%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.52%) Risk Management
10 16 (7.08%) Financial Modelling
10 16 (7.08%) ITIL
10 16 (7.08%) Project Management
11 15 (6.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.04%) SQL
2 33 (14.60%) Java
3 17 (7.52%) Scala
4 12 (5.31%) Ruby
5 11 (4.87%) R
6 8 (3.54%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.10%) Python
8 5 (2.21%) C#
8 5 (2.21%) Erlang
8 5 (2.21%) VBA
9 4 (1.77%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (14.60%) Degree
2 6 (2.65%) CISSP
2 6 (2.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.21%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.21%) MBA
3 5 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.77%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.77%) GCIH
4 4 (1.77%) GIAC
5 2 (0.88%) CISM
5 2 (0.88%) CRISC
5 2 (0.88%) HND
5 2 (0.88%) ISEB
5 2 (0.88%) RHCE
6 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.44%) ISO27005
System Software
1 16 (7.08%) Docker
2 3 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (6.64%) Puppet
2 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.44%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 45 (19.91%) Oracle
2 39 (17.26%) SAP
3 12 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.42%) CA
5 8 (3.54%) Remedy
6 6 (2.65%) HP
6 6 (2.65%) Splunk
7 5 (2.21%) ION Trading
8 4 (1.77%) BMC
9 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.88%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.88%) VMware
11 1 (0.44%) Capita
11 1 (0.44%) Sonatype
11 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.44%) Ventyx
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
CACI
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + £8k Car Allowance + 10% Bonus + Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago