The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ZigBee
UK
Rank 804 923 919
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -4
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 48 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 28
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -22.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13376 17559 19429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 17.14% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10924 14578 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ZigBee as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ZigBee
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ZigBee within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Trend in the UK

ZigBee
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ZigBee over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 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 +117 47 £40,000 +3.22% 6
Yorkshire +59 32 £40,000 -1.84% 2
West Yorkshire +43 12 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Wakefield +15 12 £37,000 -10.84% 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 10 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire +11 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Harrogate +9 8 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England +37 7 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Cambridge +11 6 £62,500 +25.00% 2
South East +61 4 £50,000 +42.85%
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Warwick - 3 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +50 2 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £40,000 - 1
Newbury - 2 £50,000 -
Hampshire +24 1 - -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -
Livingston - 1 £45,000 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 63 (86.30%) C
2 59 (80.82%) Bluetooth
3 56 (76.71%) C++
4 55 (75.34%) Wireless
5 53 (72.60%) Embedded C
6 51 (69.86%) Software Engineering
7 50 (68.49%) Firmware
8 43 (58.90%) Embedded C++
9 41 (56.16%) TCP/IP
10 39 (53.42%) Ethernet
11 37 (50.68%) Electronics
12 29 (39.73%) RS-485
13 25 (34.25%) RS-232
14 23 (31.51%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (26.03%) Home Automation
15 19 (26.03%) Degree
16 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (23.29%) SDLC
17 17 (23.29%) ANSI C
17 17 (23.29%) RS-422
17 17 (23.29%) Validation
18 14 (19.18%) Manufacturing
18 14 (19.18%) GSM
19 12 (16.44%) GPRS
19 12 (16.44%) Python
20 11 (15.07%) Atmel
21 10 (13.70%) Java
22 9 (12.33%) Linux
22 9 (12.33%) Internet
23 8 (10.96%) Embedded Systems

ZigBee
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:

Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (80.82%) Bluetooth
2 55 (75.34%) Wireless
3 41 (56.16%) TCP/IP
4 39 (53.42%) Ethernet
5 29 (39.73%) RS-485
6 25 (34.25%) RS-232
7 23 (31.51%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (23.29%) RS-422
9 14 (19.18%) GSM
10 12 (16.44%) GPRS
11 9 (12.33%) Internet
12 3 (4.11%) DECT
12 3 (4.11%) HTTP
13 2 (2.74%) 3G
13 2 (2.74%) 4G
13 2 (2.74%) 802.15
13 2 (2.74%) Modbus
13 2 (2.74%) VoIP
14 1 (1.37%) VLAN
14 1 (1.37%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
General
1 37 (50.68%) Electronics
2 14 (19.18%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Finance
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Embedded Engineer
2 50 (68.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 50 (68.49%) Software Engineer
3 32 (43.84%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 32 (43.84%) Firmware Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Embedded C Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Middleware
2 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 3 (4.11%) REST
3 2 (2.74%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.74%) AllJoyn
4 1 (1.37%) Ajax
4 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.37%) J2EE
4 1 (1.37%) Java EE
4 1 (1.37%) JSON
4 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Home Automation
2 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.96%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (10.96%) Internet of Things
4 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.48%) Smart Home
7 3 (4.11%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.37%) Handset
8 1 (1.37%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.37%) ThreadX
4 1 (1.37%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (69.86%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.29%) SDLC
2 17 (23.29%) Validation
3 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.85%) UML
4 2 (2.74%) Business Development
4 2 (2.74%) CMMI
4 2 (2.74%) Data Management
4 2 (2.74%) Data Security
4 2 (2.74%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (2.74%) Market Research
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.74%) Physics
4 2 (2.74%) Scrum
4 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.74%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.37%) Case Management
5 1 (1.37%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (1.37%) Defect Management
5 1 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (86.30%) C
2 56 (76.71%) C++
3 53 (72.60%) Embedded C
4 43 (58.90%) Embedded C++
5 17 (23.29%) ANSI C
6 12 (16.44%) Python
7 10 (13.70%) Java
8 5 (6.85%) C#
9 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.48%) Perl
10 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.11%) SQL
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) PhD
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 50 (68.49%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Atmel
2 5 (6.85%) EMC
3 3 (4.11%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) Samsung
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitve plus benefits
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