The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 105 110
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.54% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 629 673 680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 50.97% 45.14% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 459 488 531
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Cambridge

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Development Team Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IoT Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree