Period
to 21 June 2018

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

Smart Cities
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1088 1079 1206
Rank change year-on-year -9 +127 +51
Permanent jobs citing Smart City 62 78 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.048% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.11% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 24
England median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.79% +40.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £38,125 £44,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £93,125 £77,500 £135,000
UK median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +40.00% +21.95%

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 70,245 69,889 82,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.51% 43.02% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 54,974 55,987 68,137
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,815 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.37% -0.37% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +5.55%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 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
East of England -28 29 £72,500 +3.57% 3
London +15 22 £55,000 -26.67% 5
North of England +19 5 £42,500 -5.56% 2
North West +3 5 £42,500 -5.56% 1
South East -5 3 £35,000 -30.00% 3
South West -10 1 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Smart City
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 36 (58.06%) Python
2 34 (54.84%) Java
3 32 (51.61%) PhD
3 32 (51.61%) Artificial Intelligence
3 32 (51.61%) Machine Learning
4 30 (48.39%) Algorithms
4 30 (48.39%) C#
5 29 (46.77%) C
6 28 (45.16%) C++
6 28 (45.16%) Multithreading
6 28 (45.16%) Reinforcement Learning
6 28 (45.16%) Distributed Algorithms
7 27 (43.55%) Games
8 26 (41.94%) Deep Learning
9 25 (40.32%) Natural Language Processing
9 25 (40.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
9 25 (40.32%) Computational Linguistics
9 25 (40.32%) Computational Biology
9 25 (40.32%) TensorFlow
9 25 (40.32%) Biology
9 25 (40.32%) Decision-Making
10 24 (38.71%) Bayesian Methods
11 18 (29.03%) Software Engineering
12 11 (17.74%) Computer Vision
13 10 (16.13%) Robotics
14 9 (14.52%) Degree
15 8 (12.90%) Big Data
16 7 (11.29%) Analytics
16 7 (11.29%) Internet of Things
16 7 (11.29%) Internet

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.61%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (1.61%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) IaaS
2 2 (3.23%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) GitHub
3 1 (1.61%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) 802.15
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
2 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.61%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Big Data
2 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.61%) GIS
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) HBase
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Redis
3 1 (1.61%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) Selenium
2 3 (4.84%) Appium
2 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) AppVeyor
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Mockito
4 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.61%) YouTrack
General
1 27 (43.55%) Games
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Automotive
4 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Local Government
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Python Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Research Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Developer
4 4 (6.45%) QA Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Data Scientist
6 2 (3.23%) Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Field Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Games Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 2 (3.23%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Research Scientist
6 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) Natural Language Processing
1 25 (40.32%) TensorFlow
2 4 (6.45%) REST
3 3 (4.84%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) HTML
4 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) Django
5 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.61%) Aurelia
5 1 (1.61%) Behat
5 1 (1.61%) D3.js
5 1 (1.61%) GeoJSON
5 1 (1.61%) Google Maps API
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.61%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (48.39%) Algorithms
2 10 (16.13%) Robotics
3 7 (11.29%) Internet of Things
4 5 (8.06%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.84%) User Experience
7 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.61%) CCTV
8 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
1 5 (8.06%) Robot Operating System
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Artificial Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) Machine Learning
2 28 (45.16%) Distributed Algorithms
2 28 (45.16%) Multithreading
2 28 (45.16%) Reinforcement Learning
3 26 (41.94%) Deep Learning
4 25 (40.32%) Biology
4 25 (40.32%) Computational Biology
4 25 (40.32%) Computational Linguistics
4 25 (40.32%) Decision-Making
4 25 (40.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
5 24 (38.71%) Bayesian Methods
6 18 (29.03%) Software Engineering
7 11 (17.74%) Computer Vision
8 7 (11.29%) Analytics
9 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.45%) Logistics
10 4 (6.45%) Manual Testing
10 4 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) Python
2 34 (54.84%) Java
3 30 (48.39%) C#
4 29 (46.77%) C
5 28 (45.16%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) SQL
7 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.45%) Ruby
9 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.61%) ES6
11 1 (1.61%) ES7
11 1 (1.61%) Go
11 1 (1.61%) Java 8
11 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.61%) Perl
11 1 (1.61%) PHP
11 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (51.61%) PhD
2 9 (14.52%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) MBA
4 1 (1.61%) IIBA
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Google
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.61%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com