Period
to 19 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart City in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart City over the 6 months to 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Cities
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 980 1071 1103
Rank change year-on-year +91 +32 +124
Permanent jobs citing Smart City 96 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.070% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 62
England median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% +3.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £38,800 £44,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -17.24% +7.41% +35.00%

Smart City 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 57,796 66,686 64,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.03% 40.18% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44,204 52,724 52,921
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,818 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

Smart City
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Smart City as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Smart City in England

Smart City
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart City in England.

Salary trend for Smart City in England

Smart City
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart City in England over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Smart City in England

Smart City
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart City within the England region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
East of England +89 39 £65,000 -10.34% 8
West Midlands - 17 £49,440 - 2
Midlands - 17 £49,440 - 5
North of England +53 15 £51,000 +50.00% 7
North West +44 15 £51,000 +93.36% 4
London +37 15 £55,000 -2.22% 2
South East +63 6 £75,000 +62.16%
South West - 4 £40,750 -
Smart City
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing Smart City 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 Smart City.

1 38 (39.58%) Android
2 37 (38.54%) HTML
3 35 (36.46%) Automotive
3 35 (36.46%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (36.46%) Decision-Making
4 34 (35.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 33 (34.38%) Google
6 32 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 32 (33.33%) Node.js
7 31 (32.29%) Apple iOS
7 31 (32.29%) Software Architecture
7 31 (32.29%) HTML5
7 31 (32.29%) IT Strategy
7 31 (32.29%) Serverless
7 31 (32.29%) Cloud Native
7 31 (32.29%) API Design
7 31 (32.29%) RESTful
7 31 (32.29%) Quantitative Analysis
8 26 (27.08%) Java
9 24 (25.00%) Python
10 20 (20.83%) C
10 20 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
11 19 (19.79%) Finance
12 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 16 (16.67%) C#
13 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (15.63%) C++
14 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 15 (15.63%) Internet of Things
15 14 (14.58%) AngularJS

Smart City
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:

Applications
1 1 (1.04%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 35 (36.46%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (35.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 31 (32.29%) Serverless
4 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.21%) SaaS
6 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.13%) PaaS
7 1 (1.04%) G Suite
7 1 (1.04%) IaaS
7 1 (1.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Internet
2 7 (7.29%) Bluetooth
2 7 (7.29%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (7.29%) Wireless
2 7 (7.29%) ZigBee
3 6 (6.25%) 802.15
3 6 (6.25%) HTTP
3 6 (6.25%) IPv6
3 6 (6.25%) SSL
3 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.25%) X.509
4 1 (1.04%) 3G
4 1 (1.04%) 4G
4 1 (1.04%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) Big Data
2 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.04%) Looker
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Gradle
1 2 (2.08%) Maven
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 35 (36.46%) Automotive
2 19 (19.79%) Finance
3 13 (13.54%) Games
4 6 (6.25%) Law
4 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.21%) French Language
6 4 (4.17%) German Language
6 4 (4.17%) Publishing
6 4 (4.17%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.08%) Local Government
8 1 (1.04%) Marketing
8 1 (1.04%) Retail
8 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Designer
2 28 (29.17%) Interface Designer
3 15 (15.63%) Developer
4 9 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Head of Development
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Product Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Platform Designer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Python Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.54%) HTML
2 32 (33.33%) Node.js
3 31 (32.29%) HTML5
3 31 (32.29%) RESTful
4 14 (14.58%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.33%) REST
6 6 (6.25%) 802.1X
6 6 (6.25%) Ajax
6 6 (6.25%) CSS
6 6 (6.25%) JSON
6 6 (6.25%) Vue.js
7 4 (4.17%) .NET
7 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (4.17%) TensorFlow
8 3 (3.13%) .NET Core
8 3 (3.13%) J2EE
8 3 (3.13%) React
8 3 (3.13%) Velocity
8 3 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.29%) Cloud Native
2 15 (15.63%) Internet of Things
3 10 (10.42%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.29%) Smart Meter
5 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.25%) User Experience
6 4 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.17%) Robotics
7 2 (2.08%) Social Media
8 1 (1.04%) Fintech
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 38 (39.58%) Android
2 31 (32.29%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Decision-Making
2 32 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 31 (32.29%) API Design
3 31 (32.29%) IT Strategy
3 31 (32.29%) Quantitative Analysis
3 31 (32.29%) Software Architecture
4 20 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 11 (11.46%) Analytics
8 10 (10.42%) Distributed Algorithms
8 10 (10.42%) Multithreading
9 9 (9.38%) Logistics
9 9 (9.38%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.29%) Microservices
10 7 (7.29%) Visualisation
11 6 (6.25%) Data Analytics
11 6 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (6.25%) OOP
12 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.08%) Java
2 24 (25.00%) Python
3 20 (20.83%) C
4 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.67%) C#
6 15 (15.63%) C++
7 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 8 (8.33%) Perl
8 7 (7.29%) SQL
9 6 (6.25%) Rust
9 6 (6.25%) Scala
10 3 (3.13%) Kotlin
11 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.08%) R
12 1 (1.04%) Go
12 1 (1.04%) PHP
12 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) MPhil
2 4 (4.17%) PhD
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) PMO
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Firmware
2 5 (5.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.08%) Ansible
3 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Google
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.04%) Tableau