Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > England
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 677 682 837
Rank change year-on-year +5 +155 -92
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 165 401 333
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.77% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 183 277 279
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,250 £25,725 £32,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £54,860 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.81% -0.26% +10.00%

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 31,289 52,079 62,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.25% 39.38% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24,218 39,126 48,446
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in England

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Internet of Things in England.

Salary trend for Internet of Things in England

Internet of Things
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet of Things in England over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +129 57 £75,000 +3.45% 5
North of England +133 43 £57,500 -
North West +91 36 £57,500 -
South East +95 32 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Midlands +27 17 £43,000 +115.00% 3
West Midlands +26 15 £43,000 +115.00% 1
South West +3 12 £62,500 +38.89%
Yorkshire +98 7 £45,000 -
East of England +33 4 £80,000 +42.22% 1
East Midlands +55 2 £24,000 -34.85% 2
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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.

1 158 (95.76%) Internet
2 55 (33.33%) Python
3 52 (31.52%) Degree
3 52 (31.52%) AWS
4 48 (29.09%) Software Engineering
5 47 (28.48%) C#
6 45 (27.27%) Azure
7 39 (23.64%) C
8 38 (23.03%) Java
9 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (20.61%) DevOps
11 33 (20.00%) Docker
11 33 (20.00%) C++
12 32 (19.39%) Big Data
12 32 (19.39%) Analytics
13 31 (18.79%) Project Management
13 31 (18.79%) Computer Science
14 29 (17.58%) Artificial Intelligence
14 29 (17.58%) Machine Learning
14 29 (17.58%) Git (software)
15 28 (16.97%) Wireless
16 27 (16.36%) Linux
16 27 (16.36%) Embedded C
17 25 (15.15%) Firmware
17 25 (15.15%) .NET
17 25 (15.15%) Use Case
17 25 (15.15%) Mentoring
18 24 (14.55%) Kubernetes
18 24 (14.55%) SDLC
18 24 (14.55%) OO

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 7 (4.24%) ThingWorx
2 2 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.61%) nginx
3 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.61%) Resin
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Chatbot
2 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (2.42%) Infor M3
2 4 (2.42%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.82%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.61%) Primavera
4 1 (0.61%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.61%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.61%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 52 (31.52%) AWS
2 45 (27.27%) Azure
3 18 (10.91%) GCP
4 16 (9.70%) GitHub
5 15 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (4.85%) SaaS
7 6 (3.64%) AWS IoT
7 6 (3.64%) Office 365
8 4 (2.42%) G Suite
8 4 (2.42%) PaaS
8 4 (2.42%) Serverless
8 4 (2.42%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (1.82%) IaaS
10 2 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.21%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 2 (1.21%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.21%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.61%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 158 (95.76%) Internet
2 28 (16.97%) Wireless
3 24 (14.55%) Bluetooth
4 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP
5 22 (13.33%) LTE
6 17 (10.30%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (9.70%) MQTT
8 9 (5.45%) 4G
8 9 (5.45%) Firewall
9 7 (4.24%) Network Security
10 6 (3.64%) 5G
10 6 (3.64%) MPLS
10 6 (3.64%) WAN
11 5 (3.03%) Broadband
11 5 (3.03%) Ethernet
11 5 (3.03%) SNA
11 5 (3.03%) SSH
11 5 (3.03%) Telnet
11 5 (3.03%) ZigBee
12 4 (2.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.39%) Big Data
2 18 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.45%) SAP HANA
4 6 (3.64%) Blockchain
5 5 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.03%) MySQL
6 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.21%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.61%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 29 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.70%) Eclipse
2 16 (9.70%) GCC
3 5 (3.03%) JIRA
4 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.82%) GitLab
6 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.61%) Automake
7 1 (0.61%) git-flow
7 1 (0.61%) JMeter
7 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.61%) Subversion
7 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 15 (9.09%) Retail
3 11 (6.67%) Electronics
4 10 (6.06%) Finance
5 8 (4.85%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.24%) Law
7 6 (3.64%) Automotive
8 5 (3.03%) Marketing
9 3 (1.82%) Games
10 2 (1.21%) Billing
10 2 (1.21%) Local Government
10 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (23.64%) Developer
2 24 (14.55%) Software Engineer
3 17 (10.30%) Consultant
4 14 (8.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Firmware Developer
6 10 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
7 9 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (4.85%) Architect
8 8 (4.85%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Firmware Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (4.24%) Data Scientist
9 7 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Technical Support
10 6 (3.64%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Mobile UI Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.15%) .NET
2 15 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 11 (6.67%) Node.js
4 9 (5.45%) Web Services
5 8 (4.85%) Middleware
5 8 (4.85%) Natural Language Processing
5 8 (4.85%) React
6 7 (4.24%) Spring
7 6 (3.64%) Flutter
7 6 (3.64%) Laravel
8 5 (3.03%) Redux
8 5 (3.03%) REST
8 5 (3.03%) Vue.js
9 3 (1.82%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (1.82%) Ember.js
9 3 (1.82%) Keras
9 3 (1.82%) NumPy
9 3 (1.82%) Pandas
9 3 (1.82%) scikit-learn
9 3 (1.82%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) User Experience
2 20 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 17 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.88%) Algorithms
5 12 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (6.67%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 9 (5.45%) Management Information System
8 8 (4.85%) Augmented Reality
9 7 (4.24%) Data Centre
9 7 (4.24%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (4.24%) Smart City
9 7 (4.24%) Social Media
9 7 (4.24%) Social Network
10 6 (3.64%) Robotics
10 6 (3.64%) Smart Energy
10 6 (3.64%) Smart Meter
11 5 (3.03%) e-Health
11 5 (3.03%) Public Cloud
11 5 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.36%) Linux
2 16 (9.70%) Windows
3 8 (4.85%) Android
4 7 (4.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Debian
5 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.09%) Software Engineering
2 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.61%) DevOps
4 32 (19.39%) Analytics
5 31 (18.79%) Computer Science
5 31 (18.79%) Project Management
6 29 (17.58%) Artificial Intelligence
6 29 (17.58%) Machine Learning
7 25 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 25 (15.15%) Use Case
8 24 (14.55%) Configuration Management
8 24 (14.55%) OO
8 24 (14.55%) SDLC
9 19 (11.52%) Coaching
9 19 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (10.30%) DevSecOps
10 17 (10.30%) Software Testing
10 17 (10.30%) Validation
11 16 (9.70%) Data Science
11 16 (9.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.33%) Python
2 47 (28.48%) C#
3 39 (23.64%) C
4 38 (23.03%) Java
5 33 (20.00%) C++
6 27 (16.36%) Embedded C
7 22 (13.33%) SQL
8 18 (10.91%) Go
9 17 (10.30%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.85%) PHP
11 7 (4.24%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.64%) Dart
12 6 (3.64%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.42%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.42%) ES6
14 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.21%) Scala
16 1 (0.61%) Perl
16 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (31.52%) Degree
2 12 (7.27%) PhD
3 9 (5.45%) SAP Certification
4 6 (3.64%) Master's Degree
4 6 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (3.03%) CCNA
5 5 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) MISRA
2 2 (1.21%) GDPR
2 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.21%) PMO
2 2 (1.21%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (20.00%) Docker
2 25 (15.15%) Firmware
3 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) iptables
4 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) Kubernetes
2 13 (7.88%) Terraform
3 9 (5.45%) Ansible
4 2 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.61%) Icinga
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
5 1 (0.61%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (11.52%) Google
2 16 (9.70%) SAP
3 10 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.24%) PTC
4 7 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.42%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.82%) BT
6 3 (1.82%) Siemens
6 3 (1.82%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.21%) Cisco
7 2 (1.21%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.21%) Juniper
7 2 (1.21%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle
8 1 (0.61%) Percona
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.61%) Splunk
8 1 (0.61%) Sun
8 1 (0.61%) VMware