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

Smart Home (Connected Home)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1087 1091 1224
Rank change year-on-year +4 +133 +30
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 60 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.093% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 20
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -4.35%

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 69,039 67,642 84,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.86% 40.85% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54,848 55,601 68,687
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 February 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 February 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 +6 26 £60,000 -9.09% 12
East of England +8 20 £42,500 -5.56% 7
South East 0 10 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Midlands -1 3 £45,000 -14.29% 1
West Midlands -15 3 £45,000 -14.29% 1
North West - 1 - - 6
North of England - 1 - - 6
Smart Home
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 20 (33.33%) Python
2 19 (31.67%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) Java
3 16 (26.67%) Internet
3 16 (26.67%) Internet of Things
4 15 (25.00%) C
5 14 (23.33%) Degree
5 14 (23.33%) Android
6 13 (21.67%) Linux
7 12 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 11 (18.33%) OO
8 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (18.33%) Apple iOS
9 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.67%) C#
10 9 (15.00%) OOP
10 9 (15.00%) ZigBee
10 9 (15.00%) Android Development
11 8 (13.33%) Cross-Platform Development
11 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
11 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
11 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 8 (13.33%) QA
11 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.33%) Web Development
11 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
12 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (11.67%) REST
12 7 (11.67%) Prototyping

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 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.00%) Serverless
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Internet
2 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (15.00%) ZigBee
4 6 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (5.00%) RS-232
5 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.33%) Bluetooth
6 2 (3.33%) RFID
6 2 (3.33%) WAN
7 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.00%) Advertising
2 5 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) IoT Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Software Design Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Programmer
6 3 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) REST
2 5 (8.33%) iOS SDK
2 5 (8.33%) MvvmCross
3 4 (6.67%) .NET
3 4 (6.67%) JSON
3 4 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (5.00%) Django
4 3 (5.00%) OAuth
4 3 (5.00%) RESTful
5 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.33%) CSS
5 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.33%) HTML
5 2 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (1.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Internet of Things
2 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.33%) iPhone
5 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.33%) Arduino
7 2 (3.33%) Home Automation
7 2 (3.33%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (3.33%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (3.33%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (3.33%) Smart Energy
7 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
7 2 (3.33%) User Experience
8 1 (1.67%) CMDB
8 1 (1.67%) CUDA
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Android
2 13 (21.67%) Linux
3 11 (18.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.00%) Unix
4 6 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 11 (18.33%) OO
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Android Development
4 9 (15.00%) OOP
5 8 (13.33%) Cross-Platform Development
5 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (13.33%) Web Development
6 7 (11.67%) Prototyping
7 6 (10.00%) BDD
7 6 (10.00%) Data Science
7 6 (10.00%) DevOps
7 6 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 6 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 5 (8.33%) MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (6.67%) Computer Vision
9 4 (6.67%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Python
2 19 (31.67%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) C
5 10 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 6 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (8.33%) Apple Swift
7 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.00%) Haskell
9 2 (3.33%) Scala
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) Erlang
10 1 (1.67%) F#
10 1 (1.67%) Lisp
10 1 (1.67%) OCaml
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) PhD
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.33%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.33%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Firmware
2 5 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Terraform
2 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.67%) Grafana
3 1 (1.67%) Packer
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
2 5 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.33%) Sigfox