Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 697 876 804
Rank change year-on-year +179 -72 +255
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 392 280 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.42% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 313 218 294
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £33,375 £32,575
90th Percentile £91,250 £80,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 59,311 66,037 65,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 40.66% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45,864 51,503 53,843
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +37 108 £65,000 +4.00% 20
North of England +87 84 £57,500 +43.75% 5
North West +86 83 £57,500 +27.78%
Midlands +117 82 £29,522 -28.43% 16
West Midlands +112 73 £20,000 -52.94% 9
South East +59 55 £50,000 - 13
East of England +44 52 £55,000 +12.82% 14
South West +14 10 £60,000 +6.67% 4
East Midlands +26 9 £29,522 -21.28% 7
Yorkshire +15 1 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Internet of Things 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 England region with a requirement for Internet of Things.

1 372 (94.90%) Internet
2 207 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (29.34%) Degree
4 91 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
5 89 (22.70%) Big Data
6 88 (22.45%) Java
7 84 (21.43%) DevOps
8 77 (19.64%) Analytics
9 73 (18.62%) Artificial Intelligence
10 71 (18.11%) Software Engineering
11 65 (16.58%) C#
12 62 (15.82%) Python
13 61 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
14 59 (15.05%) Docker
14 59 (15.05%) Telecoms
14 59 (15.05%) Mathematics
15 57 (14.54%) Project Management
16 54 (13.78%) C
16 54 (13.78%) JavaScript
17 52 (13.27%) Scrum
17 52 (13.27%) Information Security
17 52 (13.27%) Computer Science
18 50 (12.76%) TDD
18 50 (12.76%) Retail
19 49 (12.50%) .NET
20 47 (11.99%) OO
21 46 (11.73%) Cybersecurity
22 45 (11.48%) ITIL
23 44 (11.22%) Finance
23 44 (11.22%) Data Analytics

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 21 (5.36%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.10%) Confluence
3 19 (4.85%) Apache
4 17 (4.34%) CMS
5 12 (3.06%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.77%) Jetty
6 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) Kentico
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.51%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.26%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 91 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (10.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 36 (9.18%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (4.85%) Amazon EMR
6 19 (4.85%) npm
7 17 (4.34%) SaaS
8 16 (4.08%) NuGet
9 9 (2.30%) GitHub
9 9 (2.30%) Office 365
10 3 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.77%) Yarn
11 2 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.51%) Serverless
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon Alexa
12 1 (0.26%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.26%) IaaS
12 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 372 (94.90%) Internet
2 27 (6.89%) Wireless
3 14 (3.57%) Bluetooth
4 13 (3.32%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.81%) HTTP
6 9 (2.30%) WAN
7 8 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.53%) ZigBee
9 5 (1.28%) Unified Communications
10 4 (1.02%) Firewall
10 4 (1.02%) IPv6
11 3 (0.77%) 802.15
11 3 (0.77%) DHCP
11 3 (0.77%) DNS
11 3 (0.77%) IPv4
11 3 (0.77%) MPLS
11 3 (0.77%) SNMP
11 3 (0.77%) SSL
11 3 (0.77%) VPN
11 3 (0.77%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (22.70%) Big Data
2 28 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 28 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 23 (5.87%) Hadoop
4 22 (5.61%) SQL Server
5 19 (4.85%) Amazon Athena
5 19 (4.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 19 (4.85%) Flink
6 17 (4.34%) MySQL
7 12 (3.06%) SQLite
8 7 (1.79%) Blockchain
8 7 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.79%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.28%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.28%) Power BI
10 3 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.77%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (8.42%) Git (software)
1 33 (8.42%) JIRA
2 18 (4.59%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.34%) Visual Studio
4 16 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.08%) Visual Studio Code
5 11 (2.81%) Selenium
6 7 (1.79%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.79%) JMeter
6 7 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.28%) Gradle
7 5 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.02%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.77%) Ant
9 3 (0.77%) Bower
9 3 (0.77%) Grunt
9 3 (0.77%) gulp
9 3 (0.77%) Hudson
9 3 (0.77%) Maven
9 3 (0.77%) TestNG
General
1 59 (15.05%) Telecoms
2 50 (12.76%) Retail
3 44 (11.22%) Finance
4 38 (9.69%) Automotive
5 20 (5.10%) Electronics
6 13 (3.32%) Law
6 13 (3.32%) Marketing
7 11 (2.81%) Banking
8 8 (2.04%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.79%) Billing
9 7 (1.79%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.28%) Publishing
11 2 (0.51%) Legal
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.26%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (22.96%) Developer
2 61 (15.56%) Consultant
3 47 (11.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 46 (11.73%) Architect
5 40 (10.20%) DevOps Consultant
6 30 (7.65%) Senior Architect
7 29 (7.40%) Software Engineer
8 26 (6.63%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (5.36%) Analyst
10 20 (5.10%) Java Developer
11 19 (4.85%) Data Architect
11 19 (4.85%) Senior Data Architect
12 15 (3.83%) .NET Developer
12 15 (3.83%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.57%) C# Developer
13 14 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
13 14 (3.57%) Test Engineer
14 12 (3.06%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (12.50%) .NET
2 37 (9.44%) AngularJS
3 33 (8.42%) Web Services
4 32 (8.16%) HTML
5 24 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 22 (5.61%) ASP.NET
6 22 (5.61%) Kafka
7 21 (5.36%) REST
7 21 (5.36%) WPF
8 20 (5.10%) CSS
8 20 (5.10%) Node.js
9 19 (4.85%) Spark Streaming
10 17 (4.34%) .NET Core
10 17 (4.34%) Vue.js
11 16 (4.08%) Entity Framework
11 16 (4.08%) LINQ
12 14 (3.57%) HTML5
13 13 (3.32%) Sass
14 12 (3.06%) CSS3
14 12 (3.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 38 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (5.61%) User Experience
5 16 (4.08%) CCTV
6 15 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (3.83%) Smart Home
7 14 (3.57%) Robotics
8 11 (2.81%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.04%) Cloud Native
9 8 (2.04%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (1.79%) Smart City
10 7 (1.79%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.53%) NHS
12 5 (1.28%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.28%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.28%) SCADA
12 5 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.16%) Linux
1 32 (8.16%) Windows
2 17 (4.34%) Windows 10
3 9 (2.30%) Android
4 8 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.28%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.77%) FreeRTOS
7 3 (0.77%) Unix
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (21.43%) DevOps
3 77 (19.64%) Analytics
4 73 (18.62%) Artificial Intelligence
5 71 (18.11%) Software Engineering
6 61 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
7 59 (15.05%) Mathematics
8 57 (14.54%) Project Management
9 52 (13.27%) Computer Science
9 52 (13.27%) Information Security
9 52 (13.27%) Scrum
10 50 (12.76%) TDD
11 47 (11.99%) OO
12 46 (11.73%) Cybersecurity
13 45 (11.48%) ITIL
14 44 (11.22%) Data Analytics
15 40 (10.20%) BCP
15 40 (10.20%) Visualisation
16 33 (8.42%) Data Analysis
16 33 (8.42%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 88 (22.45%) Java
2 65 (16.58%) C#
3 62 (15.82%) Python
4 54 (13.78%) C
4 54 (13.78%) JavaScript
5 41 (10.46%) SQL
6 29 (7.40%) Scala
7 19 (4.85%) C++
8 14 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.06%) Embedded C
9 12 (3.06%) Perl
10 7 (1.79%) Haskell
11 6 (1.53%) MATLAB
11 6 (1.53%) PHP
11 6 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.28%) Go
13 4 (1.02%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.02%) F#
13 4 (1.02%) R
13 4 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (29.34%) Degree
2 43 (10.97%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (9.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (5.61%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.30%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.04%) CISSP
8 7 (1.79%) CISM
8 7 (1.79%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.77%) CISMP
9 3 (0.77%) GSLC
9 3 (0.77%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (0.77%) SANS
10 2 (0.51%) ISEB
10 2 (0.51%) PhD
10 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.26%) CEH
11 1 (0.26%) CISA
11 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.32%) QA
3 12 (3.06%) GDPR
4 4 (1.02%) SLA
5 3 (0.77%) COBIT
5 3 (0.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.77%) PMO
6 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 59 (15.05%) Docker
2 22 (5.61%) Firmware
3 6 (1.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (11.22%) Terraform
2 40 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (10.20%) Puppet
3 4 (1.02%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.26%) Ansible
5 1 (0.26%) Kibana
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.85%) CA Agile Central
3 18 (4.59%) Xamarin
4 17 (4.34%) Atlassian
5 16 (4.08%) BT
6 15 (3.83%) SAP
7 5 (1.28%) Tableau
8 4 (1.02%) Adobe
8 4 (1.02%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.02%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.77%) Draytek
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle
9 3 (0.77%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.51%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.51%) Infor
10 2 (0.51%) Sybase
11 1 (0.26%) CA
11 1 (0.26%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.26%) Software AG
11 1 (0.26%) Sun