The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 267 310
Rank change year-on-year +38 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% 0.028% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.063% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +14.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £54,000 £45,500
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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2418 3188 4458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.16% 44.65% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2778 3682
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the City of London

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) PMO
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Smart Energy
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) Akka
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Process Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Officer
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Planner
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Akka
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smart Energy
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft