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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 208 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.095% 0.058% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £41,495 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £59,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.72% +47.50%
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
1613 1572 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.58% 30.63% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1322 1244
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Birmingham - 5 £35,000 - 2
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 9 (81.82%) CRM
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 7 (63.64%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) MI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) CRM
2 7 (63.64%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Energy Technology Institute
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday