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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 198 222 214
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 40 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.094% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 1
Median salary £57,500 £35,000 £41,495
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -15.65%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -23.72%
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
2313 1852 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.06% 34.97% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1527 1538
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 - 26 £57,500 -
Solihull - 8 £62,500 - 2
Birmingham -12 2 £26,000 -25.71% 4
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 57 (58.76%) SQL
2 53 (54.64%) Degree
3 52 (53.61%) Scrum
3 52 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (53.61%) Billing
4 46 (47.42%) MySQL
5 43 (44.33%) JBoss
5 43 (44.33%) JMS
5 43 (44.33%) SOA
5 43 (44.33%) Java
5 43 (44.33%) JUnit
5 43 (44.33%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (44.33%) Hibernate
5 43 (44.33%) Mathematics
5 43 (44.33%) Java EE
5 43 (44.33%) Spring
5 43 (44.33%) Software Engineering
5 43 (44.33%) GlassFish
5 43 (44.33%) Unit Testing
5 43 (44.33%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (44.33%) RESTful
5 43 (44.33%) JBehave
5 43 (44.33%) Dependency Injection
5 43 (44.33%) Hudson
5 43 (44.33%) Cucumber
5 43 (44.33%) Puppet
5 43 (44.33%) JAX-RS
5 43 (44.33%) Jenkins
5 43 (44.33%) Mentoring
5 43 (44.33%) Coaching

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 43 (44.33%) GlassFish
1 43 (44.33%) JBoss
1 43 (44.33%) WildFly
2 11 (11.34%) Apache
2 11 (11.34%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (13.40%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (8.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (47.42%) MySQL
2 43 (44.33%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (11.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (11.34%) Big Data
3 11 (11.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 43 (44.33%) Cucumber
1 43 (44.33%) Hudson
1 43 (44.33%) JBehave
1 43 (44.33%) Jenkins
1 43 (44.33%) JUnit
2 40 (41.24%) RSpec
3 16 (16.49%) Selenium
4 13 (13.40%) WATIR
General
1 52 (53.61%) Billing
2 13 (13.40%) Finance
3 11 (11.34%) Marketing
4 6 (6.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (44.33%) Developer
1 43 (44.33%) Java Developer
1 43 (44.33%) Lead Developer
1 43 (44.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 27 (27.84%) Agile Developer
2 27 (27.84%) Agile Java Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Architect
4 14 (14.43%) Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Senior Architect
4 14 (14.43%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.34%) Data Scientist
5 11 (11.34%) Senior Data Scientist
6 10 (10.31%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 8 (8.25%) TOGAF Architect
9 6 (6.19%) Applications Architect
9 6 (6.19%) Avaya Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (44.33%) Hibernate
1 43 (44.33%) Java EE
1 43 (44.33%) JAX-RS
1 43 (44.33%) JMS
1 43 (44.33%) RESTful
1 43 (44.33%) Spring
2 40 (41.24%) JPA
2 40 (41.24%) RESTEasy
3 27 (27.84%) Grails
4 16 (16.49%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (44.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (11.34%) Algorithms
2 11 (11.34%) Statistics
3 9 (9.28%) Minimum Viable Product
4 6 (6.19%) IVR
4 6 (6.19%) Streaming Music
5 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (53.61%) Scrum
2 43 (44.33%) Coaching
2 43 (44.33%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (44.33%) Dependency Injection
2 43 (44.33%) Mentoring
2 43 (44.33%) SOA
2 43 (44.33%) Software Engineering
2 43 (44.33%) Unit Testing
3 27 (27.84%) TDD
4 21 (21.65%) TOGAF
5 18 (18.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (18.56%) Supplier Management
5 18 (18.56%) Translating Business Requirements
6 16 (16.49%) Functional Testing
7 14 (14.43%) Data Analysis
8 13 (13.40%) Financial Modelling
9 12 (12.37%) CRM
10 11 (11.34%) Analytics
10 11 (11.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) SQL
2 43 (44.33%) Java
3 27 (27.84%) Groovy
4 13 (13.40%) Ruby
5 11 (11.34%) R
5 11 (11.34%) Scala
6 6 (6.19%) C
7 3 (3.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (54.64%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) MBA
3 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.03%) PMP
3 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 40 (41.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (44.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) SAP
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) Avaya
3 6 (6.19%) EMC
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