The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ZigBee
Rank 860 894 856
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -38
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 13 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.021% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.070% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 20
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%

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
18687 20148 21020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.69% 17.04% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15023 16104 17009
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 13 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 29 May 2015. 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 +35 13 £60,000 +20.00% 5
East of England +23 9 £61,250 -5.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 9 £61,250 -5.76%
Cambridge +15 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +8 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
West Sussex +13 1 £40,000 -20.00%
South East +10 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £32,500 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
Northampton - 1 £32,500 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 39 (88.64%) C
2 32 (72.73%) C++
3 27 (61.36%) Bluetooth
4 23 (52.27%) Software Engineering
5 22 (50.00%) Linux
6 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (43.18%) Ethernet
8 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
9 15 (34.09%) Wireless
10 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 13 (29.55%) Firmware
11 13 (29.55%) Python
12 12 (27.27%) HTTP
12 12 (27.27%) Scrum
13 10 (22.73%) 802.15
14 9 (20.45%) Internet
14 9 (20.45%) OOD
14 9 (20.45%) SSL
14 9 (20.45%) Embedded C
14 9 (20.45%) Embedded Linux
14 9 (20.45%) JSON
14 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
15 8 (18.18%) Degree
15 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
15 8 (18.18%) Embedded C++
15 8 (18.18%) HTML
15 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
15 8 (18.18%) Perl
16 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (13.64%) Device Driver

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) Bluetooth
2 19 (43.18%) Ethernet
3 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
4 15 (34.09%) Wireless
5 12 (27.27%) HTTP
6 10 (22.73%) 802.15
7 9 (20.45%) Internet
7 9 (20.45%) SSL
8 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (11.36%) X.509
10 4 (9.09%) VPN
10 4 (9.09%) FTP
10 4 (9.09%) GSM
10 4 (9.09%) OpenVPN
11 2 (4.55%) GPRS
11 2 (4.55%) IPv6
11 2 (4.55%) Modbus
12 1 (2.27%) NFC
12 1 (2.27%) 2G
12 1 (2.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) SQLite
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) GCC
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (9.09%) Electronics
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Software Engineer
1 24 (54.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Software Team Leader
2 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.09%) Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Principle Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) JSON
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) XML
3 6 (13.64%) REST
4 5 (11.36%) Ajax
4 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.36%) CSS
4 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) .NET
4 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Compact Framework
5 4 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (2.27%) JNI
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) XML-RPC
6 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.27%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) PMI
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) Windows CE
5 2 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Software Engineering
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) OOD
5 6 (13.64%) OO
6 5 (11.36%) Line Management
6 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.82%) Product Management
8 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (2.27%) Signal Processing
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.27%) Android Development
9 1 (2.27%) Energy Management
9 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.27%) TDD
9 1 (2.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) C
2 32 (72.73%) C++
3 13 (29.55%) Python
4 9 (20.45%) Embedded C
5 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) Perl
6 6 (13.64%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Assembla
2 1 (2.27%) Google
2 1 (2.27%) Wind River
2 1 (2.27%) Atmel
2 1 (2.27%) EMC
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