Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 260 239
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21 +84
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 11 10 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.15% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.38% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 81
Berkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £41,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -20.83%

Smart Meter is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,734 2,640 3,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.63% 39.65% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,196 2,003 3,154
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £28,125 £26,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +12 8 - - 1
Reading +22 3 £35,000 - 2
Smart Meter
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 8 (72.73%) OpenUP
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) TPMS
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Firmware
4 3 (27.27%) Remedy
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) W3C
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (27.27%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
1 5 (45.45%) Principal Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Product Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Product Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) W3C
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OpenUP
2 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (18.18%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) HP