The first table below looks at the demand for ZigBee skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 871 870 865
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 30 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.086% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 27
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20545 19756 21121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.57% 18.17% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16471 15851 17426
Average salary £44,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ZigBee within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -14 28 £48,750 +30.00% 12
Cambridgeshire +16 14 £48,750 -2.50% 7
East of England +6 14 £48,750 -2.50% 8
South East -14 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Cambridge +12 8 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Peterborough - 6 £40,000 - 1
Bicester - 5 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
Southampton - 3 £50,000 -
Horsham - 2 £50,000 -
London - 2 £105,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
City of London - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £37,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £37,500 -
Belfast - 1 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 30 (58.82%) C
3 24 (47.06%) C++
4 23 (45.10%) Bluetooth
4 23 (45.10%) Embedded C
4 23 (45.10%) Degree
5 20 (39.22%) Python
6 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
7 18 (35.29%) Ethernet
8 17 (33.33%) Wireless
9 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (25.49%) Embedded C++
10 13 (25.49%) Assembly Language
11 12 (23.53%) Firmware
11 12 (23.53%) GPRS
11 12 (23.53%) Java
12 11 (21.57%) C#
12 11 (21.57%) OO
12 11 (21.57%) TDD
12 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
12 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (19.61%) Scrum
13 10 (19.61%) EMC
13 10 (19.61%) 3G
13 10 (19.61%) GSM
14 9 (17.65%) User Stories
15 8 (15.69%) Android Development
15 8 (15.69%) iOS Development
15 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
15 8 (15.69%) OO PHP

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) AutoCAD
2 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) Bluetooth
2 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
3 18 (35.29%) Ethernet
4 17 (33.33%) Wireless
5 12 (23.53%) GPRS
6 10 (19.61%) 3G
6 10 (19.61%) GSM
7 3 (5.88%) 4G
7 3 (5.88%) snoop
7 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 3 (5.88%) 2G
7 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.88%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.92%) 802.15
8 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
9 1 (1.96%) 802.11
9 1 (1.96%) Firewall
9 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MySQL
1 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) GCC
2 1 (1.96%) Ant
2 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (15.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Software Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Developer
4 8 (15.69%) PHP Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Design Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Web Services
1 8 (15.69%) LAMP
1 8 (15.69%) RESTful
2 3 (5.88%) MFC
2 3 (5.88%) STL
2 3 (5.88%) OSGi
3 1 (1.96%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.96%) CGI
3 1 (1.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Firmware
2 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.80%) Physics
3 5 (9.80%) Telematics
4 3 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 3 (5.88%) Handset
5 2 (3.92%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.92%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
1 8 (15.69%) Android
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) OO
3 11 (21.57%) TDD
3 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) User Stories
6 8 (15.69%) Android Development
6 8 (15.69%) iOS Development
6 8 (15.69%) OO PHP
7 5 (9.80%) Product Management
8 4 (7.84%) UML
8 4 (7.84%) Signal Processing
9 3 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Communications Security
9 3 (5.88%) Business Development
10 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Project Management
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) C
2 24 (47.06%) C++
3 23 (45.10%) Embedded C
4 20 (39.22%) Python
5 13 (25.49%) Embedded C++
5 13 (25.49%) Assembly Language
6 12 (23.53%) Java
7 11 (21.57%) C#
8 8 (15.69%) PHP
8 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.69%) PHP5
9 5 (9.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.96%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) EMC
2 1 (1.96%) Renesas
2 1 (1.96%) Freescale
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Norfolk
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + V. Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Work from home, Flexitime etc.
Posted: 12 days ago