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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ZigBee
Rank 868 871 848
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 24 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.022% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 31
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £41,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+32.53% +16.90%

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
19539 18871 21833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.16% 16.86% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15564 14946 17583
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 19 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 27 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 +13 22 £55,000 +19.56% 15
Cambridgeshire +19 14 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East of England +16 14 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Cambridge +20 10 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Yorkshire +1 4 £48,500 +29.33%
West Yorkshire - 3 £48,500 -
Wakefield - 3 £48,500 -
South East -8 2 £41,000 - 9
London +39 1 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Reading - 1 £42,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £42,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 - 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 53 (91.38%) C
2 36 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 36 (62.07%) C++
3 35 (60.34%) Linux
4 30 (51.72%) Bluetooth
5 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (43.10%) Ethernet
7 24 (41.38%) Wireless
8 21 (36.21%) Python
8 21 (36.21%) Embedded C
9 19 (32.76%) 802.15
10 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
11 17 (29.31%) Scrum
11 17 (29.31%) Firmware
12 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
12 14 (24.14%) OOD
12 14 (24.14%) Embedded Linux
12 14 (24.14%) Degree
13 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
14 11 (18.97%) OO
15 10 (17.24%) Embedded C++
15 10 (17.24%) HTTP
15 10 (17.24%) Smart Meter
16 9 (15.52%) JSON
16 9 (15.52%) Data Structures
16 9 (15.52%) Algorithms
16 9 (15.52%) SSL
17 8 (13.79%) Internet
18 7 (12.07%) XML
18 7 (12.07%) Mentoring

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) Bluetooth
2 25 (43.10%) Ethernet
3 24 (41.38%) Wireless
4 19 (32.76%) 802.15
5 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
6 10 (17.24%) HTTP
7 9 (15.52%) SSL
8 8 (13.79%) Internet
9 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (8.62%) X.509
10 4 (6.90%) VPN
10 4 (6.90%) FTP
10 4 (6.90%) GPRS
10 4 (6.90%) GSM
10 4 (6.90%) OpenVPN
11 3 (5.17%) IPv6
12 2 (3.45%) RFID
12 2 (3.45%) NFC
13 1 (1.72%) HSPA
13 1 (1.72%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) SQLite
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (6.90%) Electronics
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Software Engineer
1 37 (63.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Embedded Software Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Software Team Leader
3 7 (12.07%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Team Leader
4 4 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Principle Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) JSON
2 7 (12.07%) REST
2 7 (12.07%) XML
3 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 6 (10.34%) Web Services
4 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.62%) CSS
4 5 (8.62%) Ajax
5 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.90%) .NET
5 4 (6.90%) .NET Compact Framework
5 4 (6.90%) WCF
6 2 (3.45%) SOAP
6 2 (3.45%) LAMP
6 2 (3.45%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.24%) Smart Meter
3 9 (15.52%) Data Structures
3 9 (15.52%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.62%) Device Driver
5 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.45%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.45%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.72%) PMI
8 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 4 (6.90%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) OOD
5 11 (18.97%) OO
6 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.62%) Line Management
8 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.17%) TDD
9 3 (5.17%) Product Management
10 2 (3.45%) Time Management
10 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.72%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.72%) Security Testing
11 1 (1.72%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.72%) Digital Signal Processing
11 1 (1.72%) Signal Processing
11 1 (1.72%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (1.72%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) C
2 36 (62.07%) C++
3 21 (36.21%) Python
3 21 (36.21%) Embedded C
4 10 (17.24%) Embedded C++
5 6 (10.34%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.34%) Perl
5 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) Java
7 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Assembla
2 1 (1.72%) HP
2 1 (1.72%) EMC
2 1 (1.72%) Atmel
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southsea
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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