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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 879 859 857
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 20 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.096% 0.075% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 23
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%

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
20844 18712 21570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.91% 17.59% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16538 15112 17643
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

ZigBee Salary Histogram in the UK

ZigBee
Top 15 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 August 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
(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 -30 19 £48,750 +30.00% 13
East of England - 12 £46,250 - 8
Cambridgeshire - 12 £46,250 - 8
Peterborough - 7 £40,000 - 2
South East -25 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridge - 5 £47,500 - 4
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Southampton - 3 £50,000 -
Bicester - 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Horsham - 1 £50,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £37,500 -
Belfast - 1 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 26 (59.09%) C
3 21 (47.73%) C++
3 21 (47.73%) Bluetooth
3 21 (47.73%) Degree
4 18 (40.91%) Embedded C
5 17 (38.64%) Python
6 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 14 (31.82%) Wireless
8 13 (29.55%) GPRS
8 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.27%) OO
10 11 (25.00%) GSM
10 11 (25.00%) Java
10 11 (25.00%) Assembly Language
10 11 (25.00%) TDD
11 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
11 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (22.73%) Embedded C++
11 10 (22.73%) EMC
11 10 (22.73%) 3G
11 10 (22.73%) Scrum
11 10 (22.73%) C#
12 9 (20.45%) Firmware
12 9 (20.45%) User Stories
13 8 (18.18%) Android Development
13 8 (18.18%) iOS Development
13 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
13 8 (18.18%) OO PHP

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) AutoCAD
2 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) Bluetooth
2 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
2 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 14 (31.82%) Wireless
4 13 (29.55%) GPRS
5 11 (25.00%) GSM
6 10 (22.73%) 3G
7 3 (6.82%) 2G
7 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
7 3 (6.82%) snoop
7 3 (6.82%) 4G
7 3 (6.82%) WAN
7 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.55%) 802.15
8 2 (4.55%) LAN
9 1 (2.27%) 802.11
9 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
1 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.27%) GCC
2 1 (2.27%) Ant
General
1 8 (18.18%) Electronics
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Developer
4 8 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Design Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Web Services
1 8 (18.18%) LAMP
1 8 (18.18%) RESTful
2 3 (6.82%) MFC
2 3 (6.82%) STL
3 2 (4.55%) OSGi
4 1 (2.27%) Flash
4 1 (2.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.45%) Firmware
3 5 (11.36%) Telematics
3 5 (11.36%) Physics
4 3 (6.82%) Handset
5 2 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Android
1 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) OO
4 11 (25.00%) TDD
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.45%) User Stories
7 8 (18.18%) Android Development
7 8 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 8 (18.18%) OO PHP
8 5 (11.36%) Product Management
9 3 (6.82%) Signal Processing
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (6.82%) Communications Security
9 3 (6.82%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) UML
9 3 (6.82%) Business Development
10 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) C
2 21 (47.73%) C++
3 18 (40.91%) Embedded C
4 17 (38.64%) Python
5 11 (25.00%) Java
5 11 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 10 (22.73%) Embedded C++
6 10 (22.73%) C#
7 8 (18.18%) PHP
7 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.18%) PHP5
8 5 (11.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) EMC
2 1 (2.27%) Renesas
2 1 (2.27%) Freescale
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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