Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 141 156
Rank change year-on-year -38 +15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.091% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.43% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Cambridge median annual salary £30,000 £75,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.00% +33.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £34,500 £77,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £75,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -60.00% +50.00% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,896 1,159 1,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.28% 51.47% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,349 956 1,070
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.36% +4.71% -

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 20 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ZigBee
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Energy
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

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%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Energy
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree