Period
to 13 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Home in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Home over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Home (Connected Home)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1042 1095 1114
Rank change year-on-year +53 +19 +160
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 79 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.045% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 56
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,750 £74,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £48,490 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.76% -10.00% -9.09%

Smart Home 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 67,317 75,140 75,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.40% 44.62% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52,726 56,999 62,599
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Smart Home
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Home in England

Smart Home
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Smart Home in England

Smart Home
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Home in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Home in England

Smart Home
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 Home within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 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 +65 34 £51,000 -27.14% 21
South West +14 25 £32,500 -27.78% 2
East of England +23 8 £47,500 - 10
North of England +48 7 £52,500 - 8
North West +9 5 £65,000 - 5
South East +9 5 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £44,500 - 3
Smart Home
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing Smart Home 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 Home.

1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) User Experience
3 21 (26.58%) Critical Thinking
4 18 (22.78%) Smart Meter
4 18 (22.78%) Internet
4 18 (22.78%) Electronics
5 14 (17.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 14 (17.72%) Internet of Things
6 11 (13.92%) Scrum
6 11 (13.92%) Firmware
7 10 (12.66%) Wireless
7 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.66%) Degree
8 9 (11.39%) Retail
8 9 (11.39%) Android
8 9 (11.39%) Python
8 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
8 9 (11.39%) Apple iOS
8 9 (11.39%) Renewable Energy
9 8 (10.13%) DevOps
9 8 (10.13%) Linux
9 8 (10.13%) C++
9 8 (10.13%) Open Source
10 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (8.86%) ZigBee
10 7 (8.86%) Google
10 7 (8.86%) Bluetooth
10 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
10 7 (8.86%) Finance
10 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing

Smart Home
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 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.53%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) Serverless
3 4 (5.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) Internet
2 10 (12.66%) Wireless
3 7 (8.86%) Bluetooth
3 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.86%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (8.86%) ZigBee
4 4 (5.06%) HbbTV
5 3 (3.80%) 5G
6 1 (1.27%) 802.15
6 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.27%) RS-232
6 1 (1.27%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.06%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.27%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.27%) gulp
4 1 (1.27%) webpack
4 1 (1.27%) Xcode
General
1 18 (22.78%) Electronics
2 9 (11.39%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Finance
3 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
5 5 (6.33%) Multimedia
5 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.06%) French Language
6 4 (5.06%) Games
7 2 (2.53%) Danish Language
7 2 (2.53%) German Language
7 2 (2.53%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.53%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (2.53%) Swedish Language
8 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Designer
1 20 (25.32%) UX Designer
2 14 (17.72%) Senior Designer
2 14 (17.72%) Senior UX Designer
3 7 (8.86%) Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Product Manager
4 6 (7.59%) Junior
4 6 (7.59%) Test Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) REST
2 6 (7.59%) Scalaz
2 6 (7.59%) Web Services
3 5 (6.33%) JSON
3 5 (6.33%) Node.js
3 5 (6.33%) React
4 3 (3.80%) Ajax
4 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.80%) CSS
4 3 (3.80%) RequireJS
4 3 (3.80%) Sass
4 3 (3.80%) Vue.js
5 2 (2.53%) GraphQL
5 2 (2.53%) RESTful
5 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.27%) .NET
6 1 (1.27%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) User Experience
2 18 (22.78%) Smart Meter
3 14 (17.72%) Internet of Things
4 9 (11.39%) Renewable Energy
5 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
6 6 (7.59%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.33%) Xbox
8 4 (5.06%) Over-the-Top Content
8 4 (5.06%) Virtual Team
9 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.80%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (3.80%) Smart Energy
10 2 (2.53%) Mobile Games
10 2 (2.53%) SCADA
11 1 (1.27%) Digital TV
11 1 (1.27%) Life Science
11 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Android
1 9 (11.39%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.13%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Unix
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Critical Thinking
3 14 (17.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 11 (13.92%) Scrum
5 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.13%) DevOps
6 8 (10.13%) Open Source
7 7 (8.86%) Analytics
7 7 (8.86%) Energy Management
8 6 (7.59%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (7.59%) Functional Programming
8 6 (7.59%) Guerrilla Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Information Architecture
8 6 (7.59%) Microservices
8 6 (7.59%) Product Management
8 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
8 6 (7.59%) Web Development
9 5 (6.33%) IC Design
9 5 (6.33%) Project Management
9 5 (6.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
1 9 (11.39%) Python
2 8 (10.13%) C++
3 6 (7.59%) Scala
4 5 (6.33%) Java
5 4 (5.06%) Embedded C++
6 3 (3.80%) C
6 3 (3.80%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.53%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) R
7 2 (2.53%) Ruby
7 2 (2.53%) SQL
8 1 (1.27%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Kibana
1 2 (2.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Google
2 4 (5.06%) BT
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) SmartCo