The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 213 201 220
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 19 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 13
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £32,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
Smart Meter
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2050 1645 1909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.40% 32.02% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1312 1654
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the West Midlands region.

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +11 10 - - 2
Birmingham -12 8 £43,250 +15.33% 4
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 23 (50.00%) Billing
2 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) CRM
3 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (39.13%) RESTful
3 18 (39.13%) Docker
3 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (30.43%) Web Services
4 14 (30.43%) Linux
4 14 (30.43%) HTML
4 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 14 (30.43%) Ruby
4 14 (30.43%) Microservices
4 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (30.43%) Software Delivery
4 14 (30.43%) DevOps
4 14 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (28.26%) Retail
6 12 (26.09%) Oracle
6 12 (26.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
7 10 (21.74%) CentOS
7 10 (21.74%) Python
7 10 (21.74%) Ubuntu
8 8 (17.39%) Degree
8 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 8 (17.39%) JUnit
8 8 (17.39%) SQL

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) GlassFish
1 4 (8.70%) JBoss
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (8.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.22%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.52%) QlikView
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
1 8 (17.39%) JBehave
1 8 (17.39%) JUnit
1 8 (17.39%) Selenium
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Hudson
2 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) RSpec
2 4 (8.70%) WATIR
General
1 23 (50.00%) Billing
2 13 (28.26%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Business Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (21.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) TOGAF Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Business Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) RESTful
2 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 14 (30.43%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) Spring
4 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.70%) HornetQ
4 4 (8.70%) Java EE
4 4 (8.70%) JAX-RS
4 4 (8.70%) JMS
4 4 (8.70%) JPA
4 4 (8.70%) Kafka
4 4 (8.70%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) CentOS
2 10 (21.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (39.13%) CRM
3 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (30.43%) DevOps
3 14 (30.43%) Microservices
3 14 (30.43%) Software Delivery
4 12 (26.09%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Coaching
6 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.70%) SOA
6 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
1 14 (30.43%) Ruby
2 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 10 (21.74%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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