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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ZigBee
Rank 831 835 832
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 27 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.031% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 34
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.73% +4.37%

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
18604 17608 21088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.98% 16.88% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14872 13845 17157
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 6 March 2015 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 6 March 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 +15 25 £55,000 +30.17% 11
East of England +10 17 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Cambridgeshire +4 17 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Cambridge +13 14 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Yorkshire 0 3 £48,500 +29.33%
West Yorkshire - 3 £48,500 -
Wakefield - 3 £48,500 -
London +13 2 £62,500 -3.84%
South East -17 2 £42,000 - 1
Northern Ireland +14 1 - -
Scotland +11 1 £45,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 £42,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £42,000 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 51 (91.07%) C
2 38 (67.86%) Software Engineering
3 35 (62.50%) Linux
4 31 (55.36%) C++
5 26 (46.43%) Bluetooth
6 24 (42.86%) Ethernet
7 23 (41.07%) Embedded C
7 23 (41.07%) Wireless
7 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (37.50%) Python
9 19 (33.93%) 802.15
10 18 (32.14%) Git (software)
11 17 (30.36%) Scrum
12 16 (28.57%) Firmware
13 14 (25.00%) OOD
13 14 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
14 13 (23.21%) Smart Meter
14 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
14 13 (23.21%) Degree
15 12 (21.43%) Data Structures
15 12 (21.43%) Algorithms
16 11 (19.64%) OO
17 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
17 9 (16.07%) Embedded C++
18 7 (12.50%) HTTP
19 6 (10.71%) Web Services
19 6 (10.71%) XML
19 6 (10.71%) SSL
19 6 (10.71%) JSON
20 5 (8.93%) Internet

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) Bluetooth
2 24 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 23 (41.07%) Wireless
4 19 (33.93%) 802.15
5 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.50%) HTTP
7 6 (10.71%) SSL
8 5 (8.93%) Internet
9 4 (7.14%) VPN
9 4 (7.14%) FTP
9 4 (7.14%) GPRS
9 4 (7.14%) OpenVPN
10 3 (5.36%) IPv6
11 2 (3.57%) X.509
11 2 (3.57%) RFID
11 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (3.57%) GSM
11 2 (3.57%) NFC
12 1 (1.79%) HSPA
12 1 (1.79%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQLite
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Subversion
2 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Software Engineer
1 39 (69.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Embedded Software Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Firmware Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Principle Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) DSP Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) DSP Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
1 6 (10.71%) XML
1 6 (10.71%) JSON
2 4 (7.14%) WCF
2 4 (7.14%) REST
2 4 (7.14%) .NET Compact Framework
2 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
4 2 (3.57%) LAMP
4 2 (3.57%) XML-RPC
4 2 (3.57%) Ajax
4 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
1 13 (23.21%) Smart Meter
2 12 (21.43%) Data Structures
2 12 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.93%) Device Driver
4 4 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.57%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows CE
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) OOD
5 11 (19.64%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.36%) Product Management
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
8 2 (3.57%) Time Management
8 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
9 1 (1.79%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.79%) Security Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.79%) Validation
9 1 (1.79%) V-Model
9 1 (1.79%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 51 (91.07%) C
2 31 (55.36%) C++
3 23 (41.07%) Embedded C
4 21 (37.50%) Python
5 9 (16.07%) Embedded C++
6 5 (8.93%) C#
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
8 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.36%) Perl
8 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) VCP4
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Assembla
2 1 (1.79%) HP
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