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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 897 837 879
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +42
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 22 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 31
Average salary £41,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.90% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.90% -11.25%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20417 22115 22353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 19.89% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16165 17802 18660
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 16 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 19 £42,000 +15.06% 14
Harrogate -16 7 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire -20 7 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire -30 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South East -18 5 £57,500 +53.33%
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £60,000 +69.01% 8
East of England -21 4 £60,000 +69.01% 8
Hampshire - 4 £57,500 -
Peterborough +1 2 £48,500 +36.61%
London -46 2 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £65,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
Bath - 1 £50,000 -
Lymington - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 39 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 38 (66.67%) C
3 35 (61.40%) C++
4 29 (50.88%) Degree
5 27 (47.37%) Embedded C
6 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
6 25 (43.86%) Python
6 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (43.86%) TDD
7 22 (38.60%) Embedded C++
8 18 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 16 (28.07%) Device Driver
10 13 (22.81%) OO
11 12 (21.05%) Wireless
12 11 (19.30%) Bluetooth
13 10 (17.54%) GPRS
13 10 (17.54%) GSM
13 10 (17.54%) Firmware
14 9 (15.79%) Marketing
14 9 (15.79%) Signal Processing
14 9 (15.79%) Assembly Language
15 8 (14.04%) Project Management
15 8 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (14.04%) Digital Signal Processing
15 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
15 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting
16 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
17 6 (10.53%) MySQL
17 6 (10.53%) PHP
17 6 (10.53%) Games

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.05%) Wireless
3 11 (19.30%) Bluetooth
4 10 (17.54%) GPRS
4 10 (17.54%) GSM
5 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
6 3 (5.26%) DNS
6 3 (5.26%) Firewall
7 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.51%) Internet
7 2 (3.51%) 802.11
8 1 (1.75%) LAN
8 1 (1.75%) WLAN
8 1 (1.75%) DECT
8 1 (1.75%) UWB
8 1 (1.75%) NFC
8 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Ant
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (15.79%) Marketing
2 6 (10.53%) Games
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Software Engineer
2 33 (57.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Principal Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Test Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) DSP Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) DSP Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) LAMP
2 3 (5.26%) RESTful
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.75%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 16 (28.07%) Device Driver
3 10 (17.54%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Android
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.51%) Debian
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) TDD
3 13 (22.81%) OO
4 9 (15.79%) Signal Processing
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.04%) Digital Signal Processing
5 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting
6 5 (8.77%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.26%) User Stories
8 3 (5.26%) Android Development
8 3 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.26%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.51%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) C
2 35 (61.40%) C++
3 27 (47.37%) Embedded C
4 25 (43.86%) Python
5 22 (38.60%) Embedded C++
6 9 (15.79%) Assembly Language
7 6 (10.53%) PHP
8 4 (7.02%) Java
8 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.26%) PHP5
9 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.26%) SQL
10 1 (1.75%) C#
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
10 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (50.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.75%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.75%) Renesas
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Medical
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago