Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 733 835 855
Rank change year-on-year +102 +20 +15
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 317 299 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.49% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 195 212 262
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,032 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £79,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

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 49,785 60,987 66,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.21% 39.74% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37,806 47,013 49,871
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,206 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 October 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 16 October 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 +111 111 £72,500 +11.54% 15
South West +78 78 £48,750 +50.00% 6
East of England +76 45 £57,500 +15.00% 5
North of England +2 32 £50,000 -13.04% 8
South East -15 31 £45,000 -25.00% 3
North West +1 23 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Midlands +35 17 £43,750 +2.68% 6
East Midlands +30 10 £30,654 +3.84% 2
Yorkshire +8 9 £55,000 +23.60% 3
West Midlands +33 7 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 308 (97.16%) Internet
2 157 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (32.49%) Degree
4 100 (31.55%) Big Data
5 94 (29.65%) Cybersecurity
6 91 (28.71%) IT Strategy
7 85 (26.81%) Software Engineering
8 82 (25.87%) Project Management
9 80 (25.24%) AWS
10 69 (21.77%) Business Development
11 65 (20.50%) C
11 65 (20.50%) Linux
12 61 (19.24%) Data Privacy
13 60 (18.93%) Python
13 60 (18.93%) Artificial Intelligence
14 59 (18.61%) Analytics
15 56 (17.67%) Problem-Solving
16 52 (16.40%) Management Information System
17 51 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
18 49 (15.46%) Business Analysis
18 49 (15.46%) Enterprise Architecture
19 48 (15.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 48 (15.14%) Service Design
20 46 (14.51%) Telecoms
21 44 (13.88%) MODAF
21 44 (13.88%) Zachman Framework
21 44 (13.88%) TOGAF
21 44 (13.88%) User Experience
21 44 (13.88%) Acceptance Criteria
22 43 (13.56%) Sparx

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 6 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.58%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.26%) Apache
4 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.63%) Sketch
4 1 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 42 (13.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 19 (5.99%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.26%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.95%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 3 (0.95%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.95%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP POS DM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 80 (25.24%) AWS
2 38 (11.99%) Office 365
3 31 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (8.83%) G Suite
5 24 (7.57%) Serverless
6 22 (6.94%) Azure
7 18 (5.68%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (5.05%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (4.73%) Amazon ECS
10 14 (4.42%) PaaS
11 12 (3.79%) SaaS
12 10 (3.15%) GCP
13 5 (1.58%) GitHub
13 5 (1.58%) SuccessFactors
14 4 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.95%) AWS IoT
15 3 (0.95%) IaaS
16 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 308 (97.16%) Internet
2 33 (10.41%) Unified Communications
3 30 (9.46%) WAN
4 28 (8.83%) MPLS
5 26 (8.20%) Firewall
6 20 (6.31%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (2.84%) Wireless
8 7 (2.21%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.89%) MQTT
10 5 (1.58%) Bluetooth
10 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.63%) DHCP
11 2 (0.63%) DNS
11 2 (0.63%) Intranet
11 2 (0.63%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.63%) IPv6
11 2 (0.63%) LAN
11 2 (0.63%) NFC
11 2 (0.63%) RFID
12 1 (0.32%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (31.55%) Big Data
2 29 (9.15%) Blockchain
3 19 (5.99%) SAP HANA
4 12 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.47%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
6 6 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.95%) TimesTen
9 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.63%) MySQL
9 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.63%) QlikView
9 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.89%) GitLab
2 6 (1.89%) LabVIEW
3 5 (1.58%) GNU Toolchain
3 5 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.58%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.26%) JIRA
5 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.63%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.63%) Hamcrest
5 2 (0.63%) HtmlUnit
5 2 (0.63%) JBehave
5 2 (0.63%) JUnit
5 2 (0.63%) Mockito
5 2 (0.63%) Selenium
5 2 (0.63%) TestNG
5 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.32%) LSMW
6 1 (0.32%) NUnit
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (14.51%) Telecoms
2 32 (10.09%) Finance
3 29 (9.15%) Electronics
4 24 (7.57%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.05%) Automotive
5 16 (5.05%) Retail
6 14 (4.42%) Marketing
6 14 (4.42%) Public Sector
7 11 (3.47%) Local Government
8 10 (3.15%) Games
9 9 (2.84%) Billing
10 7 (2.21%) Law
11 5 (1.58%) Banking
12 4 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (20.50%) Architect
1 65 (20.50%) Consultant
2 48 (15.14%) Developer
3 36 (11.36%) Software Engineer
4 28 (8.83%) IT Consultant
5 25 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (5.05%) Security Architect
6 16 (5.05%) Senior Consultant
7 14 (4.42%) Platform Engineer
7 14 (4.42%) Senior IT Consultant
8 13 (4.10%) Analyst
8 13 (4.10%) IoT Architect
8 13 (4.10%) SAP Consultant
9 12 (3.79%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (3.47%) Service Architect
11 10 (3.15%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.15%) Enterprise Architect
12 9 (2.84%) C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (2.84%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.20%) Node.js
2 23 (7.26%) .NET
3 13 (4.10%) AngularJS
3 13 (4.10%) TensorFlow
4 10 (3.15%) CSS
4 10 (3.15%) HTML
4 10 (3.15%) REST
4 10 (3.15%) SOAP
4 10 (3.15%) Web Services
5 9 (2.84%) OpenMP
5 9 (2.84%) Pandas
6 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.52%) React
7 7 (2.21%) HTML5
7 7 (2.21%) jQuery
7 7 (2.21%) Kafka
7 7 (2.21%) NumPy
8 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.89%) CSS3
8 6 (1.89%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.40%) Management Information System
2 44 (13.88%) User Experience
3 36 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.57%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (7.26%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (5.05%) Mobile App
7 15 (4.73%) Algorithms
8 14 (4.42%) Robotics
9 12 (3.79%) Smart City
10 10 (3.15%) Smartphone
11 9 (2.84%) CUDA
12 7 (2.21%) Life Science
12 7 (2.21%) Smart Home
13 6 (1.89%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.89%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.89%) Industrial Internet of Things
14 5 (1.58%) Digital Media
14 5 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.50%) Linux
2 19 (5.99%) Android
3 18 (5.68%) Windows
4 11 (3.47%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.58%) Unix
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (29.65%) Cybersecurity
3 91 (28.71%) IT Strategy
4 85 (26.81%) Software Engineering
5 82 (25.87%) Project Management
6 69 (21.77%) Business Development
7 61 (19.24%) Data Privacy
8 60 (18.93%) Artificial Intelligence
9 59 (18.61%) Analytics
10 56 (17.67%) Problem-Solving
11 51 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 49 (15.46%) Business Analysis
12 49 (15.46%) Enterprise Architecture
13 48 (15.14%) Service Design
13 48 (15.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 44 (13.88%) Acceptance Criteria
14 44 (13.88%) MODAF
14 44 (13.88%) TOGAF
14 44 (13.88%) Zachman Framework
15 42 (13.25%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 65 (20.50%) C
2 60 (18.93%) Python
3 42 (13.25%) C#
4 25 (7.89%) C++
4 25 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.26%) Java
6 21 (6.62%) SQL
7 9 (2.84%) ABAP
7 9 (2.84%) Scala
8 6 (1.89%) Perl
9 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.26%) Ruby
10 3 (0.95%) Clojure
10 3 (0.95%) Erlang
10 3 (0.95%) PHP
10 3 (0.95%) SPARQL
11 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.63%) Go
11 2 (0.63%) R
11 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 103 (32.49%) Degree
2 19 (5.99%) SAP Certification
3 8 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.21%) PhD
5 5 (1.58%) CISSP
6 4 (1.26%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.63%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.63%) CISM
8 2 (0.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (0.63%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.32%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) MCITP
9 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.31%) NIST
2 4 (1.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 26 (8.20%) Docker
2 8 (2.52%) Firmware
2 8 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
3 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.10%) Grafana
2 8 (2.52%) Ansible
3 6 (1.89%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.89%) Terraform
4 4 (1.26%) Nagios
4 4 (1.26%) Prometheus
4 4 (1.26%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.95%) Puppet
6 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.63%) rkt
6 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.63%) WSUS
7 1 (0.32%) Consul
Vendors
1 43 (13.56%) Sparx
2 38 (11.99%) BiZZdesign
3 34 (10.73%) Google
4 30 (9.46%) Microsoft
5 28 (8.83%) SAP
6 13 (4.10%) Splunk
6 13 (4.10%) Xamarin
7 9 (2.84%) VMware
8 8 (2.52%) Telstra
9 7 (2.21%) Citrix
9 7 (2.21%) Oracle
10 5 (1.58%) Adobe
11 4 (1.26%) Concur
11 4 (1.26%) hybris
11 4 (1.26%) New Relic
12 3 (0.95%) Cisco
12 3 (0.95%) EMC
13 2 (0.63%) Tableau
14 1 (0.32%) CyberArk
14 1 (0.32%) IBM