Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Internet of Things in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet of Things over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Internet of Things (IoT, Internet of Everything)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 849 1098
Rank change year-on-year -11 +249 +105
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 304 342 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.48% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 242 277 113
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,750 £36,050 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £91,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -16.67%

Internet of Things 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71846 71930 85596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.05% 41.12% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54883 59548 69662
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Internet of Things as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in England

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet of Things in England.

Salary trend for Internet of Things in England

Internet of Things
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet of Things in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Internet of Things in England

Internet of Things
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet of Things within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
London +43 134 £65,000 +1.96% 9
East of England +9 52 £42,500 -10.53% 10
South East +1 46 £53,000 -3.64% 14
North of England +10 35 £43,750 -27.08% 2
South West -2 25 £65,000 +23.81% 1
North West 0 24 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Midlands +16 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Yorkshire +38 9 £40,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -2 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Midlands +18 4 £35,000 -36.36% 1
North East -7 2 £35,000 -67.44% 1
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Internet of Things 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 England region with a requirement for Internet of Things.

1 281 (92.43%) Internet
2 117 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (28.62%) Degree
4 67 (22.04%) Java
5 65 (21.38%) Python
5 65 (21.38%) Big Data
6 58 (19.08%) Linux
7 47 (15.46%) Software Engineering
7 47 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 46 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
9 44 (14.47%) Computer Science
10 43 (14.14%) JavaScript
11 41 (13.49%) Scrum
12 39 (12.83%) C#
13 38 (12.50%) Wireless
14 36 (11.84%) TDD
14 36 (11.84%) Analytics
15 35 (11.51%) NoSQL
16 34 (11.18%) MongoDB
16 34 (11.18%) SQL
17 33 (10.86%) C++
17 33 (10.86%) Cloud Computing
18 31 (10.20%) Test Automation
19 30 (9.87%) Project Management
20 29 (9.54%) .NET
20 29 (9.54%) OO
21 28 (9.21%) Finance
22 27 (8.88%) Docker
23 26 (8.55%) Windows
24 25 (8.22%) E-Commerce

Internet of Things
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (4.61%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.30%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.32%) nginx
5 3 (0.99%) CMS
5 3 (0.99%) Confluence
6 2 (0.66%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) ThingWorx
6 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.32%) Chatbot
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) InVision
4 2 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (10.86%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (3.29%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (3.29%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (2.63%) GitHub
5 8 (2.63%) Office 365
6 7 (2.30%) IaaS
6 7 (2.30%) PaaS
7 4 (1.32%) SaaS
8 3 (0.99%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.99%) Serverless
9 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.33%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.33%) Boomi
10 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 281 (92.43%) Internet
2 38 (12.50%) Wireless
3 18 (5.92%) MQTT
4 17 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (4.61%) LTE
6 13 (4.28%) AMQP
6 13 (4.28%) Ethernet
7 12 (3.95%) Radio Access Network
8 11 (3.62%) BGP
8 11 (3.62%) IPv4
9 8 (2.63%) LAN
9 8 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
9 8 (2.63%) ZigBee
10 7 (2.30%) Firewall
10 7 (2.30%) Unified Communications
11 6 (1.97%) WAN
12 5 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.64%) IPv6
12 5 (1.64%) Network Security
12 5 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.38%) Big Data
2 35 (11.51%) NoSQL
3 34 (11.18%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.26%) MySQL
5 12 (3.95%) Hadoop
5 12 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 10 (3.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (3.29%) BigQuery
6 10 (3.29%) HBase
7 9 (2.96%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.97%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.64%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.32%) Power BI
11 4 (1.32%) Redis
12 3 (0.99%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.99%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.99%) SQLite
13 2 (0.66%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 25 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.29%) Maven
3 9 (2.96%) JBehave
4 8 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.30%) Selenium
6 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.64%) JIRA
7 5 (1.64%) Subversion
8 4 (1.32%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.32%) GNU Toolchain
8 4 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.99%) PhpStorm
9 3 (0.99%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.99%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.99%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.99%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.66%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 28 (9.21%) Finance
2 24 (7.89%) Electronics
2 24 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.25%) Retail
4 14 (4.61%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.95%) Marketing
6 8 (2.63%) Games
6 8 (2.63%) German Language
7 5 (1.64%) Banking
8 4 (1.32%) Advertising
8 4 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.99%) Automotive
9 3 (0.99%) French Language
9 3 (0.99%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 2 (0.66%) Legal
10 2 (0.66%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (29.28%) Developer
2 52 (17.11%) Architect
3 28 (9.21%) Java Developer
4 23 (7.57%) Systems Architect
5 21 (6.91%) Software Engineer
6 20 (6.58%) Consultant
7 19 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 17 (5.59%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.28%) Analyst
10 13 (4.28%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.95%) Cloud Developer
12 11 (3.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 11 (3.62%) IoT Developer
12 11 (3.62%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (3.29%) Developer in Test
13 10 (3.29%) Embedded Engineer
14 9 (2.96%) Graduate
14 9 (2.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.54%) .NET
2 23 (7.57%) JSON
3 18 (5.92%) ASP.NET
4 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (4.93%) .NET Core
5 15 (4.93%) HTML
6 14 (4.61%) AngularJS
7 13 (4.28%) CSS
7 13 (4.28%) XMPP
8 12 (3.95%) Node.js
9 10 (3.29%) MLlib
9 10 (3.29%) Pandas
10 9 (2.96%) Web Services
11 8 (2.63%) React
12 7 (2.30%) Django
12 7 (2.30%) REST
12 7 (2.30%) Velocity
12 7 (2.30%) XML
13 6 (1.97%) jQuery
13 6 (1.97%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.24%) Mobile App
2 22 (7.24%) Smart Energy
2 22 (7.24%) Smart Home
3 20 (6.58%) User Experience
4 18 (5.92%) Machine to Machine
5 15 (4.93%) Robotics
6 13 (4.28%) Digital Media
6 13 (4.28%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (3.62%) Data Structures
7 11 (3.62%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.29%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.29%) Clustering
9 8 (2.63%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.63%) FMCG
9 8 (2.63%) Smart City
10 7 (2.30%) Data Centre
10 7 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 58 (19.08%) Linux
2 26 (8.55%) Windows
3 19 (6.25%) Unix
4 11 (3.62%) Android
5 10 (3.29%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.32%) CentOS
8 3 (0.99%) Debian
8 3 (0.99%) Fedora
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (15.46%) Software Engineering
3 41 (13.49%) Scrum
4 36 (11.84%) Analytics
4 36 (11.84%) TDD
5 31 (10.20%) Test Automation
6 30 (9.87%) Project Management
7 29 (9.54%) OO
8 25 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 25 (8.22%) Multithreading
9 24 (7.89%) BDD
9 24 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 23 (7.57%) Machine Learning
11 22 (7.24%) MVC
12 21 (6.91%) DevOps
12 21 (6.91%) Kanban
12 21 (6.91%) Open Source
12 21 (6.91%) Prototyping
13 20 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.04%) Java
2 65 (21.38%) Python
3 43 (14.14%) JavaScript
4 39 (12.83%) C#
5 34 (11.18%) SQL
6 33 (10.86%) C++
7 23 (7.57%) C
8 22 (7.24%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.95%) PHP
9 12 (3.95%) Scala
10 8 (2.63%) Go
10 8 (2.63%) Perl
11 6 (1.97%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.97%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.97%) VC++
12 5 (1.64%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.64%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.64%) Ruby
13 3 (0.99%) ES6
Qualifications
1 87 (28.62%) Degree
2 25 (8.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.29%) Master's Degree
4 9 (2.96%) CCNP
4 9 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.96%) PhD
4 9 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.63%) CISSP
5 8 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.32%) CCDA
7 4 (1.32%) CCDP
7 4 (1.32%) CCIE
7 4 (1.32%) CCNA
7 4 (1.32%) CISA
7 4 (1.32%) CISM
8 3 (0.99%) CISMP
8 3 (0.99%) ISEB
8 3 (0.99%) PMP
8 3 (0.99%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.93%) QA
2 10 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.64%) GDPR
5 3 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.99%) ISO 22301
5 3 (0.99%) SLA
6 2 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.66%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) MISRA
7 1 (0.33%) PMO
7 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (8.88%) Docker
2 18 (5.92%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.30%) Firmware
5 6 (1.97%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.32%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.99%) KVM
7 3 (0.99%) LXC
8 2 (0.66%) Ceph
9 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.33%) iptables
9 1 (0.33%) Varnish
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.33%) vSphere
9 1 (0.33%) XenApp
9 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) Puppet
2 4 (1.32%) Ansible
2 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.66%) Icinga
3 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.33%) Kibana
4 1 (0.33%) logstash
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (5.59%) Sigfox
2 15 (4.93%) IBM
2 15 (4.93%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.62%) SAP
4 9 (2.96%) Juniper
5 8 (2.63%) Cisco
5 8 (2.63%) VMware
6 7 (2.30%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.97%) Apple
7 6 (1.97%) hybris
7 6 (1.97%) Oracle
8 5 (1.64%) Blue Coat
8 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.64%) F5
8 5 (1.64%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.32%) Hitachi
9 4 (1.32%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.99%) Intel
10 3 (0.99%) Sun