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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ZigBee
UK
Rank 805 895 914
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +19
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 40 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.032% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 32
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £63,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%

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
14106 16729 18565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.78% 16.71% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11517 13902 15058
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 25 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 18 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 +81 38 £40,000 -3.61% 8
Yorkshire +42 27 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Sheffield - 12 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +26 8 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Wakefield +6 8 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Harrogate +14 7 £42,500 +6.25%
North Yorkshire -1 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England +30 5 £68,750 +37.50% 1
Cambridge +5 5 £68,750 +37.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £68,750 +37.50% 1
London +55 2 £70,000 +12.00%
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Warwick - 2 £40,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
South East +49 1 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Berkshire +37 1 £55,000 -33.33% 2
East Midlands +4 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Leicester - 1 - - 1
Livingston - 1 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 53 (84.13%) C
2 51 (80.95%) Bluetooth
3 47 (74.60%) Wireless
4 45 (71.43%) Embedded C
5 43 (68.25%) C++
6 42 (66.67%) Software Engineering
7 38 (60.32%) Firmware
8 32 (50.79%) Embedded C++
9 31 (49.21%) TCP/IP
10 30 (47.62%) Ethernet
11 27 (42.86%) Electronics
12 24 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (38.10%) RS-485
13 19 (30.16%) RS-232
14 15 (23.81%) Home Automation
14 15 (23.81%) Degree
15 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (19.05%) ANSI C
16 12 (19.05%) RS-422
16 12 (19.05%) Validation
17 10 (15.87%) Internet
17 10 (15.87%) SDLC
17 10 (15.87%) Internet of Things
18 9 (14.29%) GSM
18 9 (14.29%) Python
18 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
19 8 (12.70%) GPRS
20 7 (11.11%) Java
20 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
20 7 (11.11%) Atmel

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 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (80.95%) Bluetooth
2 47 (74.60%) Wireless
3 31 (49.21%) TCP/IP
4 30 (47.62%) Ethernet
5 24 (38.10%) RS-485
5 24 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (30.16%) RS-232
7 12 (19.05%) RS-422
8 10 (15.87%) Internet
9 9 (14.29%) GSM
10 8 (12.70%) GPRS
11 4 (6.35%) HTTP
12 3 (4.76%) 802.15
12 3 (4.76%) DECT
12 3 (4.76%) Modbus
13 2 (3.17%) SSL
13 2 (3.17%) X.509
14 1 (1.59%) 3G
14 1 (1.59%) NFC
14 1 (1.59%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
1 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) Trac
General
1 27 (42.86%) Electronics
2 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Embedded Engineer
2 40 (63.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 40 (63.49%) Software Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 14 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) C Software Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (19.05%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (19.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (19.05%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 12 (19.05%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.35%) C Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) CSS
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
1 4 (6.35%) REST
2 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.17%) Ajax
3 2 (3.17%) AllJoyn
3 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.17%) JSON
3 2 (3.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) J2EE
4 1 (1.59%) Java EE
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Home Automation
2 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.87%) Internet of Things
4 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.35%) Smart Home
6 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.59%) Handset
8 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Android
1 6 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Brillo
2 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (1.59%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (19.05%) Validation
3 10 (15.87%) SDLC
4 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.52%) UML
6 3 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (3.17%) Business Development
7 2 (3.17%) CMMI
7 2 (3.17%) Data Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Security
7 2 (3.17%) Disruptive Innovation
7 2 (3.17%) Line Management
7 2 (3.17%) Market Research
7 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.59%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (1.59%) Logistics
8 1 (1.59%) Software Architecture
8 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.59%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (84.13%) C
2 45 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 43 (68.25%) C++
4 32 (50.79%) Embedded C++
5 12 (19.05%) ANSI C
6 9 (14.29%) Python
7 7 (11.11%) Java
8 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.35%) Perl
10 3 (4.76%) C#
11 2 (3.17%) SQL
12 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
System Software
1 38 (60.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Atmel
2 5 (7.94%) EMC
3 3 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) Samsung
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Centrica
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus
Posted: 20 days ago