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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank 915 906 899
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 28 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.027% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 29
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +19.04%

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
17369 19051 17944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.14% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14458 15433 14053
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 14 February 2016 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 22 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 14 February 2016. 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 +7 28 £41,500 -17.00% 9
South East +9 8 £70,000 +81.81% 3
Yorkshire +14 7 £41,500 -14.43% 1
East Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
Berkshire +12 5 £82,500 +96.42% 2
West Yorkshire +12 5 £41,500 -14.43%
London +10 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Wakefield +12 4 £41,500 -14.43%
Lincolnshire - 4 £35,000 -
Stamford - 4 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridge -11 1 £50,000 -9.09% 4
East of England -11 1 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Cambridgeshire -17 1 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Hampshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £35,000 - 1
Slough - 1 £82,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 60 (72.29%) Wireless
2 59 (71.08%) C
3 49 (59.04%) Bluetooth
3 49 (59.04%) Firmware
4 45 (54.22%) Embedded C
5 44 (53.01%) C++
6 43 (51.81%) Software Engineering
7 30 (36.14%) Electronics
8 29 (34.94%) TCP/IP
9 28 (33.73%) Ethernet
10 23 (27.71%) Linux
11 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (22.89%) Python
11 19 (22.89%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (22.89%) Internet
12 16 (19.28%) Internet of Things
13 15 (18.07%) Degree
14 14 (16.87%) Algorithms
14 14 (16.87%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (16.87%) RS-232
14 14 (16.87%) RS-485
15 13 (15.66%) Embedded C++
16 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (13.25%) 802.1X
17 11 (13.25%) GSM
17 11 (13.25%) Assembly Language
17 11 (13.25%) 802.15
18 10 (12.05%) 3G
18 10 (12.05%) GPRS
19 9 (10.84%) Java

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (72.29%) Wireless
2 49 (59.04%) Bluetooth
3 29 (34.94%) TCP/IP
4 28 (33.73%) Ethernet
5 19 (22.89%) Internet
5 19 (22.89%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (16.87%) RS-232
6 14 (16.87%) RS-485
7 11 (13.25%) 802.15
7 11 (13.25%) GSM
8 10 (12.05%) 3G
8 10 (12.05%) GPRS
9 7 (8.43%) AMQP
9 7 (8.43%) MQTT
10 4 (4.82%) HTTP
10 4 (4.82%) Modbus
10 4 (4.82%) SSL
10 4 (4.82%) X.509
11 2 (2.41%) CDMA
11 2 (2.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.41%) GIS
2 2 (2.41%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) GCC
1 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 30 (36.14%) Electronics
2 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Embedded Engineer
2 31 (37.35%) Software Engineer
3 27 (32.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 22 (26.51%) Embedded C Engineer
5 18 (21.69%) Firmware Engineer
6 17 (20.48%) C Software Engineer
6 17 (20.48%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Electronics Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 8 (9.64%) Wireless Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) 802.1X
2 7 (8.43%) XMPP
3 4 (4.82%) Ajax
3 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) JNI
3 4 (4.82%) JSON
3 4 (4.82%) REST
4 2 (2.41%) .NET
5 1 (1.20%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Internet of Things
2 14 (16.87%) Algorithms
2 14 (16.87%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.43%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.23%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.82%) CAN bus
6 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.82%) Smart Meter
7 3 (3.61%) Physics
7 3 (3.61%) Smart Energy
8 2 (2.41%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.20%) Home Automation
9 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.20%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Windows
4 6 (7.23%) Android
5 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) Unix
6 1 (1.20%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Software Engineering
2 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.84%) Validation
4 8 (9.64%) Scrum
4 8 (9.64%) TDD
5 7 (8.43%) Asset Management
5 7 (8.43%) Use Case
6 6 (7.23%) Android Development
6 6 (7.23%) OO
7 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.02%) Release Management
7 5 (6.02%) Time Management
8 4 (4.82%) DevOps
8 4 (4.82%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (4.82%) Functional Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Schematic Capture
8 4 (4.82%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.61%) High Availability
10 2 (2.41%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.08%) C
2 45 (54.22%) Embedded C
3 44 (53.01%) C++
4 19 (22.89%) Python
5 13 (15.66%) Embedded C++
6 11 (13.25%) Assembly Language
7 9 (10.84%) Java
8 7 (8.43%) C#
9 6 (7.23%) Perl
10 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.41%) PHP
11 2 (2.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) HND
System Software
1 49 (59.04%) Firmware
2 4 (4.82%) iptables
3 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Cobbler
1 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Atmel
2 4 (4.82%) Wind River
3 3 (3.61%) Freescale
3 3 (3.61%) Intel
4 2 (2.41%) EMC
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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