Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 757 946
Rank change year-on-year -58 +189 +146
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 344 425 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 263 318 300
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -1.48%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,500 £70,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.91%

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 70,736 70,048 82,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.52% 43.00% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55,208 56,120 68,054
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £79,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.66%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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 -14 114 £62,500 -16.67% 20
South East -10 66 £47,500 -13.64% 14
North of England +1 57 £50,000 +33.33% 15
East of England -20 45 £50,000 +25.00% 17
North West -4 42 £80,000 +113.33% 12
South West -28 37 £52,500 - 2
Midlands +5 19 £42,607 -10.30% 2
Yorkshire +18 14 £42,500 +13.33% 2
East Midlands +21 13 £42,714 -24.06% 1
West Midlands +4 6 £42,500 -10.53% 1
North East -16 1 £35,000 - 1
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 325 (94.48%) Internet
2 107 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (24.42%) Degree
4 69 (20.06%) Python
5 68 (19.77%) Software Engineering
5 68 (19.77%) Big Data
6 65 (18.90%) Computer Science
7 56 (16.28%) Mobile App
8 55 (15.99%) JavaScript
9 54 (15.70%) Analytics
10 48 (13.95%) Linux
11 46 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
12 45 (13.08%) Web Services
13 43 (12.50%) Java
14 42 (12.21%) C#
15 38 (11.05%) Project Management
15 38 (11.05%) Microsoft
15 38 (11.05%) Finance
16 37 (10.76%) Wireless
16 37 (10.76%) .NET
16 37 (10.76%) REST
16 37 (10.76%) User Experience
17 36 (10.47%) SQL
17 36 (10.47%) Scrum
17 36 (10.47%) Artificial Intelligence
18 35 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
19 34 (9.88%) Electronics
19 34 (9.88%) Google
20 33 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
20 33 (9.59%) SQL Server

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 18 (5.23%) CMS
2 12 (3.49%) EPiServer
3 7 (2.03%) Apache
3 7 (2.03%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.03%) ThingWorx
4 6 (1.74%) Confluence
4 6 (1.74%) Predix
5 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.58%) Ethereum
6 2 (0.58%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.03%) InVision
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (1.16%) UXPin
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.87%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.58%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.49%) Office 365
5 11 (3.20%) PaaS
6 10 (2.91%) SaaS
7 5 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.45%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (1.16%) Serverless
9 3 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.87%) IaaS
10 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.58%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.29%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 325 (94.48%) Internet
2 37 (10.76%) Wireless
3 27 (7.85%) Bluetooth
4 11 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (3.20%) ZigBee
5 8 (2.33%) MQTT
6 5 (1.45%) 3GPP
6 5 (1.45%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.45%) Firewall
6 5 (1.45%) RS-232
6 5 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.45%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.16%) 802.15
8 3 (0.87%) 802.11
9 2 (0.58%) Broadband
9 2 (0.58%) DHCP
9 2 (0.58%) DNS
9 2 (0.58%) IPv6
9 2 (0.58%) RFID
9 2 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (19.77%) Big Data
2 33 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 15 (4.36%) Blockchain
7 11 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.20%) MySQL
8 8 (2.33%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.74%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.16%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.16%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (1.16%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.87%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (6.40%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.52%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.49%) JIRA
4 7 (2.03%) Axure RP
4 7 (2.03%) Selenium
5 6 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.45%) CircleCI
6 5 (1.45%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.45%) GitLab
7 4 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (1.16%) Protractor
7 4 (1.16%) Subversion
7 4 (1.16%) Xcode
8 2 (0.58%) Appium
8 2 (0.58%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.29%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.29%) gulp
9 1 (0.29%) Sikuli
9 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (11.05%) Finance
2 34 (9.88%) Electronics
3 27 (7.85%) Retail
4 22 (6.40%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.94%) Advertising
5 17 (4.94%) Marketing
6 14 (4.07%) German Language
7 12 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.62%) Banking
9 7 (2.03%) Automotive
10 6 (1.74%) Law
10 6 (1.74%) Multimedia
11 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.45%) Legal
11 5 (1.45%) Local Government
12 4 (1.16%) Dutch Language
12 4 (1.16%) French Language
13 3 (0.87%) Military
14 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (24.13%) Developer
2 64 (18.60%) Architect
3 33 (9.59%) Consultant
4 28 (8.14%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (7.85%) Software Engineer
6 25 (7.27%) .NET Developer
7 20 (5.81%) Embedded Engineer
8 19 (5.52%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.94%) Analyst
10 16 (4.65%) Android Developer
10 16 (4.65%) Senior Architect
11 15 (4.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 15 (4.36%) Enterprise Architect
11 15 (4.36%) Java Developer
11 15 (4.36%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.49%) Desktop Support
12 12 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (3.49%) Team Leader
13 11 (3.20%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 11 (3.20%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.08%) Web Services
2 37 (10.76%) .NET
2 37 (10.76%) REST
3 31 (9.01%) ASP.NET
4 20 (5.81%) AngularJS
5 18 (5.23%) HTML
6 17 (4.94%) Node.js
7 16 (4.65%) .NET Framework
7 16 (4.65%) WPF
8 15 (4.36%) CSS
9 12 (3.49%) Universal Windows Platform
10 10 (2.91%) React
11 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (2.03%) CSS3
11 7 (2.03%) JSON
12 6 (1.74%) HTML5
12 6 (1.74%) Kafka
12 6 (1.74%) Middleware
12 6 (1.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 56 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 37 (10.76%) User Experience
4 28 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (7.85%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 15 (4.36%) Algorithms
7 15 (4.36%) Robotics
8 12 (3.49%) Driving Licence
8 12 (3.49%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 12 (3.49%) Social Media
9 11 (3.20%) FMCG
9 11 (3.20%) Machine to Machine
10 10 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (2.62%) Data Centre
11 9 (2.62%) Smart Energy
12 8 (2.33%) Fintech
13 7 (2.03%) Smart City
14 6 (1.74%) Industry 4.0
14 6 (1.74%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.95%) Linux
2 30 (8.72%) Android
3 12 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.49%) Unix
4 11 (3.20%) Windows
5 9 (2.62%) Debian
6 2 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (19.77%) Software Engineering
3 54 (15.70%) Analytics
4 38 (11.05%) Project Management
5 36 (10.47%) Artificial Intelligence
5 36 (10.47%) Scrum
6 35 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (9.30%) SDLC
8 29 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (8.14%) Machine Learning
9 28 (8.14%) Mentoring
9 28 (8.14%) TDD
10 27 (7.85%) DevOps
11 25 (7.27%) Web Development
12 24 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (6.40%) Android Development
13 22 (6.40%) Collaborative Working
14 21 (6.10%) Data Analytics
15 19 (5.52%) Mathematics
15 19 (5.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.06%) Python
2 55 (15.99%) JavaScript
3 43 (12.50%) Java
4 42 (12.21%) C#
5 36 (10.47%) SQL
6 33 (9.59%) C++
7 27 (7.85%) C
8 11 (3.20%) Go
9 10 (2.91%) Embedded C
10 9 (2.62%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.62%) R
11 6 (1.74%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.74%) VC++
12 5 (1.45%) PHP
12 5 (1.45%) Scala
12 5 (1.45%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.16%) ES6
13 4 (1.16%) XAML
14 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 84 (24.42%) Degree
2 30 (8.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.78%) PhD
4 9 (2.62%) CISSP
4 9 (2.62%) Master's Degree
5 8 (2.33%) CISM
6 5 (1.45%) GSLC
6 5 (1.45%) SAFe Agilist
6 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.87%) CISA
7 3 (0.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (0.87%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.91%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.91%) QA
3 7 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 7 (2.03%) ISO 14001
3 7 (2.03%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.45%) COBIT
4 5 (1.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.87%) GCP
5 3 (0.87%) GDPR
5 3 (0.87%) PMO
6 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.58%) SLA
7 1 (0.29%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (4.07%) Docker
2 13 (3.78%) Firmware
3 7 (2.03%) Ceph
3 7 (2.03%) KVM
4 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.62%) Puppet
3 7 (2.03%) Icinga
4 5 (1.45%) Ansible
5 1 (0.29%) Consul
5 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.29%) logstash
5 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.88%) Google
3 22 (6.40%) SAP
4 16 (4.65%) Cognizant
5 12 (3.49%) Xamarin
6 9 (2.62%) IBM
7 6 (1.74%) Twitter
8 5 (1.45%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.16%) Assembla
9 4 (1.16%) PayPal
9 4 (1.16%) Pega
9 4 (1.16%) Tableau
9 4 (1.16%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.87%) Adobe
10 3 (0.87%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.87%) Capita
10 3 (0.87%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.87%) Siemens
11 2 (0.58%) Apple
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco