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

Smart Home (Connected Home)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1093 1037 1197
Rank change year-on-year -56 +160 +84
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 60 129 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.079% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.085% 0.18% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 44 69 25
England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +26.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,500 £66,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +26.67% -12.79%

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 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%

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 23 June 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 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 -33 27 £60,000 -4.00% 8
South West -20 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England -14 9 £42,500 +41.67% 3
South East +3 5 £45,000 - 6
North of England - 5 £40,000 - 2
North East - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £44,500 - 2
East Midlands +7 1 £40,000 -
Midlands -8 1 £40,000 -17.95% 2
Smart Home
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 26 (43.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) Java
3 19 (31.67%) Python
3 19 (31.67%) Electronics
4 16 (26.67%) Internet
5 15 (25.00%) Firmware
6 13 (21.67%) Scrum
6 13 (21.67%) Energy Management
7 12 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (20.00%) TeamCity
8 11 (18.33%) Manufacturing
8 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
8 11 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (18.33%) BDD
9 10 (16.67%) OO
9 10 (16.67%) C++
9 10 (16.67%) System Testing
10 9 (15.00%) C
10 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (15.00%) Web Services
11 8 (13.33%) C#
11 8 (13.33%) OOP
11 8 (13.33%) Android
11 8 (13.33%) Degree
12 7 (11.67%) Advertising
12 7 (11.67%) Android Development
13 6 (10.00%) Internet of Things
13 6 (10.00%) DevOps
13 6 (10.00%) Machine Learning

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 5 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Alexa
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) Serverless
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.00%) GitHub
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.33%) Slack
6 1 (1.67%) Dialogflow
6 1 (1.67%) SaaS
6 1 (1.67%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Internet
2 5 (8.33%) Wireless
3 4 (6.67%) Bluetooth
3 4 (6.67%) RS-232
3 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (6.67%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.33%) 5G
4 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) 802.15
5 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.67%) MQTT
5 1 (1.67%) RS-485
5 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (5.00%) CocoaPods
5 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.33%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) GitLab
General
1 19 (31.67%) Electronics
2 11 (18.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.67%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Finance
5 2 (3.33%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Danish Language
6 1 (1.67%) German Language
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Junior
5 4 (6.67%) Programmer
6 3 (5.00%) Architect
6 3 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) Web Services
2 5 (8.33%) Node.js
2 5 (8.33%) RESTful
3 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) JSON
4 2 (3.33%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (3.33%) Preactjs
4 2 (3.33%) React
4 2 (3.33%) React Native
4 2 (3.33%) REST
4 2 (3.33%) Spring
4 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
4 2 (3.33%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.67%) Flask
5 1 (1.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.67%) Sass
5 1 (1.67%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (10.00%) Internet of Things
3 4 (6.67%) User Experience
4 3 (5.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (5.00%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Home Automation
5 2 (3.33%) Media Streaming
5 2 (3.33%) Smart Energy
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) CUDA
6 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.67%) Life Science
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Android
2 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) Energy Management
3 13 (21.67%) Scrum
4 11 (18.33%) BDD
5 10 (16.67%) OO
5 10 (16.67%) System Testing
6 8 (13.33%) OOP
7 7 (11.67%) Android Development
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
8 6 (10.00%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.33%) MVC
10 4 (6.67%) Microservices
10 4 (6.67%) Mobile Development
10 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (6.67%) Web Development
11 3 (5.00%) Data Science
11 3 (5.00%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Java
2 19 (31.67%) Python
3 10 (16.67%) C++
4 9 (15.00%) C
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.33%) C#
6 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.67%) PHP
8 3 (5.00%) Apple Swift
8 3 (5.00%) Embedded C++
8 3 (5.00%) Haskell
8 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.33%) Scala
9 2 (3.33%) SQL
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) Erlang
10 1 (1.67%) F#
10 1 (1.67%) Lisp
10 1 (1.67%) OCaml
10 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Firmware
2 3 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Terraform
2 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Google
2 3 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.33%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft