The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
England / East Midlands
Rank 153 165 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.063% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £57,500 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.31% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00%  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1067 1267 1090
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 36.44% 39.89% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 793 960 805
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the East Midlands

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in the East Midlands

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +14 11 £57,500 +51.31%
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SMS
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) PMO
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Programmes
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO