Period
to 4 August 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 210 169 273
Rank change year-on-year -41 +104 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 5 2 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.10% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £52,500 £24,750 £34,802
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £26,500 £58,202
Median % change year-on-year +126.42% -54.47% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £28,250 £80,000
90th Percentile " " "
England median annual salary £53,000 £57,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -7.83% +19.79% -4.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,870 1,198 2,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.01% 40.04% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 841 881 1,870
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,962 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in the East of England

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Smart Meter in the East of England.

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the East of England

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 £60,000 - 3
Suffolk -2 2 - -
Smart Meter
England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (40.00%) Smart Energy
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
2 2 (40.00%) Postman
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Serverless
3 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (40.00%) Serverless
3 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Postman
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Smart Energy
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware