Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IoT in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IoT over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 316 295 324
Rank change year-on-year -21 +29 -11
Permanent jobs citing IoT 1,666 1,036 726
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.13% 1.12% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 2.81% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 733 630 578
10th Percentile £38,050 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +8.70% -4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £96,000 £91,375 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% -1.92%

IoT is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 67,741 36,831 26,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 45.92% 39.67% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30,126 23,253 21,498
10th Percentile £33,986 £32,636 £31,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £59,222 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.54% +2.99% +4.55%
75th Percentile £84,999 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +1.85%

IoT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IoT in England

IoT
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IoT in England.

Salary trend for IoT in England

IoT
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing IoT in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for IoT in England

IoT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IoT within the England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -71 771 £80,000 +14.29% 65
South East +57 279 £55,000 -8.33% 33
North of England -62 226 £62,500 +19.05% 25
East of England -19 162 £73,250 +22.08% 71
Midlands -21 119 £70,000 +30.23% 27
Yorkshire -37 114 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North West -97 94 £70,000 +27.27% 18
West Midlands -22 87 £70,000 +16.67% 13
South West -40 80 £60,000 +27.66% 33
East Midlands -11 31 £52,500 +16.67% 14
North East -21 18 £62,500 - 1
IoT
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing IoT 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 IoT.

1 553 (33.19%) Agile
2 500 (30.01%) Social Skills
3 440 (26.41%) Azure
4 426 (25.57%) Software Engineering
5 402 (24.13%) Python
6 362 (21.73%) AWS
7 349 (20.95%) Analytics
8 329 (19.75%) Degree
9 324 (19.45%) Artificial Intelligence
10 323 (19.39%) Computer Science
11 304 (18.25%) Linux
12 288 (17.29%) DevOps
13 276 (16.57%) Microsoft
14 273 (16.39%) Internet
15 262 (15.73%) Finance
16 250 (15.01%) C++
17 237 (14.23%) Machine Learning
18 235 (14.11%) JavaScript
19 220 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
20 178 (10.68%) Mathematics
21 177 (10.62%) SaaS
22 176 (10.56%) Big Data
23 175 (10.50%) C
24 173 (10.38%) Electronics
25 169 (10.14%) Scrum
25 169 (10.14%) Java
26 165 (9.90%) Firmware
27 163 (9.78%) TypeScript
28 160 (9.60%) React
29 159 (9.54%) Data Engineering

IoT
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 63 (3.78%) Apache Spark
2 53 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.16%) Confluence
4 18 (1.08%) IBM Domino
4 18 (1.08%) ThingWorx
5 17 (1.02%) CMS
6 11 (0.66%) Apache
7 9 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (0.42%) IIS
8 7 (0.42%) WordPress
9 5 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.18%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.18%) WildFly
12 1 (0.060%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.060%) Luigi
12 1 (0.060%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 33 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.30%) CPLEX
5 3 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.12%) InVision
6 2 (0.12%) Pipeline Pilot
6 2 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.24%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.12%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.12%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.060%) Maximo
4 1 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.060%) SAP IBP
4 1 (0.060%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 440 (26.41%) Azure
2 362 (21.73%) AWS
3 177 (10.62%) SaaS
4 155 (9.30%) GCP
5 145 (8.70%) Serverless
6 133 (7.98%) Power Platform
7 89 (5.34%) Microsoft 365
8 87 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
9 86 (5.16%) Azure Machine Learning
10 76 (4.56%) PaaS
11 71 (4.26%) Azure Data Factory
12 62 (3.72%) IaaS
13 48 (2.88%) AWS IoT
14 47 (2.82%) Azure Logic Apps
15 46 (2.76%) Azure Functions
16 45 (2.70%) Azure Monitor
17 44 (2.64%) GitHub
18 35 (2.10%) OneDrive
19 33 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
20 26 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 273 (16.39%) Internet
2 127 (7.62%) Wireless
3 78 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
4 54 (3.24%) Firewall
4 54 (3.24%) WAN
5 50 (3.00%) LAN
6 49 (2.94%) Bluetooth
7 48 (2.88%) Ethernet
8 39 (2.34%) MPLS
9 37 (2.22%) Unified Communications
10 36 (2.16%) DHCP
10 36 (2.16%) DNS
11 32 (1.92%) TCP/IP
12 30 (1.80%) MQTT
12 30 (1.80%) Network Security
13 27 (1.62%) VLAN
14 26 (1.56%) 6LoWPAN
14 26 (1.56%) IPv4
14 26 (1.56%) IPv6
14 26 (1.56%) Mobile Backhaul
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (10.56%) Big Data
2 95 (5.70%) SQL Server
3 59 (3.54%) MySQL
4 57 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (3.18%) NoSQL
6 42 (2.52%) MongoDB
6 42 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.40%) Data Lake
8 39 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (1.86%) Power BI
10 20 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (1.14%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
13 15 (0.90%) InfluxDB
14 12 (0.72%) Metadata
15 11 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.42%) BigQuery
17 6 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
17 6 (0.36%) Redis
18 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 133 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 92 (5.52%) Jenkins
3 83 (4.98%) JIRA
4 28 (1.68%) JUnit
5 25 (1.50%) GitLab
6 20 (1.20%) IDA Disassembler
7 15 (0.90%) ClearCase
7 15 (0.90%) CppUnit
8 14 (0.84%) TeamCity
9 13 (0.78%) Bitbucket
9 13 (0.78%) CircleCI
10 11 (0.66%) Selenium
11 9 (0.54%) git-flow
11 9 (0.54%) JMeter
12 8 (0.48%) CMake
12 8 (0.48%) TestNG
13 7 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.36%) Travis CI
15 5 (0.30%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 500 (30.01%) Social Skills
2 262 (15.73%) Finance
3 173 (10.38%) Electronics
4 145 (8.70%) Retail
5 114 (6.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 98 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 97 (5.82%) Automotive
8 87 (5.22%) Public Sector
9 81 (4.86%) Presentation Skills
10 70 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
11 68 (4.08%) Marketing
12 67 (4.02%) Banking
13 62 (3.72%) Wearables
14 59 (3.54%) Legal
15 56 (3.36%) Manufacturing
16 50 (3.00%) Games
17 30 (1.80%) Law
18 28 (1.68%) Back Office
19 25 (1.50%) Esports
20 21 (1.26%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 287 (17.23%) Developer
2 283 (16.99%) Architect
3 269 (16.15%) Software Engineer
4 159 (9.54%) Solutions Architect
5 118 (7.08%) Analyst
6 91 (5.46%) Embedded Engineer
7 74 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 72 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 70 (4.20%) Data Architect
10 69 (4.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 68 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
11 68 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
12 63 (3.78%) Graduate
13 49 (2.94%) Azure Architect
13 49 (2.94%) Data Engineer
14 47 (2.82%) Cloud Architect
15 45 (2.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 44 (2.64%) DevOps Engineer
16 44 (2.64%) Full Stack Developer
17 37 (2.22%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (9.60%) React
2 150 (9.00%) Node.js
3 87 (5.22%) .NET
4 67 (4.02%) RESTful
5 41 (2.46%) 802.1X
6 40 (2.40%) REST
7 39 (2.34%) Web Services
8 35 (2.10%) Spring
9 34 (2.04%) HTML
10 33 (1.98%) JSON
10 33 (1.98%) React Native
11 32 (1.92%) AngularJS
12 31 (1.86%) Django
13 30 (1.80%) Kafka
14 28 (1.68%) CSS
15 25 (1.50%) .NET Core
15 25 (1.50%) Pandas
16 24 (1.44%) PySpark
17 23 (1.38%) Spring Boot
18 22 (1.32%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 148 (8.88%) Robotics
2 128 (7.68%) Blockchain
3 118 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
4 106 (6.36%) Renewable Energy
5 98 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 89 (5.34%) Algorithms
7 80 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
8 75 (4.50%) Embedded Systems
9 74 (4.44%) Public Cloud
10 66 (3.96%) Cloud Native
11 65 (3.90%) User Experience
12 64 (3.84%) Management Information System
13 59 (3.54%) Smart Meter
14 57 (3.42%) Mobile App
15 52 (3.12%) Smart Energy
16 51 (3.06%) Grid Computing
17 47 (2.82%) Data Structures
18 46 (2.76%) FPGA
19 44 (2.64%) Industrial Internet of Things
19 44 (2.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 304 (18.25%) Linux
2 138 (8.28%) Windows
3 101 (6.06%) Android
4 85 (5.10%) Embedded Linux
5 49 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.32%) Unix
6 22 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.30%) FreeRTOS
10 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.24%) OpenWrt
12 3 (0.18%) Debian
13 1 (0.060%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.060%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (33.19%) Agile
2 426 (25.57%) Software Engineering
3 349 (20.95%) Analytics
4 324 (19.45%) Artificial Intelligence
5 323 (19.39%) Computer Science
6 288 (17.29%) DevOps
7 237 (14.23%) Machine Learning
8 220 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
9 178 (10.68%) Mathematics
10 169 (10.14%) Scrum
11 159 (9.54%) Data Engineering
12 157 (9.42%) CI/CD
13 151 (9.06%) TOGAF
14 150 (9.00%) Data Science
15 148 (8.88%) Mentoring
16 146 (8.76%) Test Automation
17 136 (8.16%) Full Stack Development
18 125 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
18 125 (7.50%) Product Roadmap
19 124 (7.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 402 (24.13%) Python
2 250 (15.01%) C++
3 235 (14.11%) JavaScript
4 175 (10.50%) C
5 169 (10.14%) Java
6 163 (9.78%) TypeScript
7 145 (8.70%) C#
8 144 (8.64%) SQL
9 55 (3.30%) Embedded C
10 53 (3.18%) Rust
11 49 (2.94%) Go
12 44 (2.64%) Embedded C++
13 42 (2.52%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.68%) Kotlin
15 25 (1.50%) Bash
16 22 (1.32%) Scala
17 21 (1.26%) Apple Swift
18 20 (1.20%) T-SQL
19 19 (1.14%) Objective-C
20 17 (1.02%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 329 (19.75%) Degree
2 93 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (5.16%) TOGAF Certification
4 71 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 47 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 38 (2.28%) CISSP
7 31 (1.86%) SC Cleared
8 25 (1.50%) PMI Certification
9 23 (1.38%) AWS Certification
10 20 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.20%) PhD
11 19 (1.14%) CISA
11 19 (1.14%) CISM
12 18 (1.08%) CCNA
13 15 (0.90%) Postgraduate
13 15 (0.90%) SANS
14 11 (0.66%) CCNP
15 10 (0.60%) GIAC
15 10 (0.60%) JNCIA
16 8 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.02%) QA
2 20 (1.20%) GDPR
3 19 (1.14%) GRC
4 18 (1.08%) NIST
5 17 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.84%) AUTOSAR
6 14 (0.84%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
8 9 (0.54%) Accessibility
9 8 (0.48%) NCSC
10 7 (0.42%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.36%) COBIT
11 6 (0.36%) SLA
12 4 (0.24%) ISO 13485
12 4 (0.24%) NIST 800
12 4 (0.24%) WAI
12 4 (0.24%) WCAG
13 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.18%) IEC 62304
14 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 165 (9.90%) Firmware
2 100 (6.00%) Docker
3 60 (3.60%) Active Directory
4 32 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.42%) vSphere
7 5 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.060%) KVM
8 1 (0.060%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 145 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 98 (5.88%) Terraform
3 55 (3.30%) Ansible
4 29 (1.74%) Puppet
5 15 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.48%) WSUS
8 6 (0.36%) Packer
8 6 (0.36%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.30%) SCOM
10 4 (0.24%) Kubeflow
11 3 (0.18%) Oozie
11 3 (0.18%) SCCM
12 2 (0.12%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.060%) Nagios
13 1 (0.060%) Proxmox
13 1 (0.060%) Rancher
Vendors
1 276 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
3 89 (5.34%) MuleSoft
4 81 (4.86%) Databricks
5 79 (4.74%) Google
6 37 (2.22%) VMware
7 34 (2.04%) SAP
8 19 (1.14%) Cisco
8 19 (1.14%) Xamarin
9 17 (1.02%) PTC
10 16 (0.96%) Palantir
11 15 (0.90%) Atmel
11 15 (0.90%) Perforce
12 14 (0.84%) Oracle
12 14 (0.84%) QNX
13 12 (0.72%) Apple
13 12 (0.72%) Dell
13 12 (0.72%) Juniper
14 11 (0.66%) Cognizant
14 11 (0.66%) Splunk