Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Home (Connected Home)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 997 1097 1095
Rank change year-on-year +100 -2 +148
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 80 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.037% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.092% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 57 54
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,750 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 59,290 66,423 65,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.02% 40.63% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45,810 51,861 54,268
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.89%

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 January 2019.

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 January 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
London +65 38 £55,000 - 16
South West +32 20 £32,500 -25.71% 4
North of England +45 8 £66,250 -
North West +32 8 £66,250 -
East of England +22 8 £50,000 +17.65% 8
South East +11 5 £60,000 +20.00% 3
West Midlands +44 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Midlands +39 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Smart Home
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) User Experience
3 20 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
4 17 (21.25%) Smart Meter
5 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (18.75%) Electronics
6 15 (18.75%) Internet of Things
7 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
7 14 (17.50%) Internet
8 12 (15.00%) Android
8 12 (15.00%) Open Source
8 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
8 12 (15.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 12 (15.00%) Lean Software Development
9 11 (13.75%) Google
9 11 (13.75%) Python
10 10 (12.50%) Node.js
10 10 (12.50%) REST
11 9 (11.25%) Renewable Energy
11 9 (11.25%) Wireless
11 9 (11.25%) Product Management
12 8 (10.00%) Retail
12 8 (10.00%) Firmware
12 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (10.00%) Web Services
12 8 (10.00%) Linux
12 8 (10.00%) Analytics
12 8 (10.00%) DevOps
12 8 (10.00%) Microservices
13 7 (8.75%) Functional Programming

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 (2.50%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.50%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon Alexa
2 6 (7.50%) Serverless
3 5 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) Internet
2 9 (11.25%) Wireless
3 7 (8.75%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (8.75%) ZigBee
4 6 (7.50%) Bluetooth
4 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.75%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.25%) Appium
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.25%) gulp
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) webpack
4 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 15 (18.75%) Electronics
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 7 (8.75%) Marketing
4 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.25%) Finance
5 5 (6.25%) Multimedia
5 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.75%) French Language
7 2 (2.50%) Advertising
8 1 (1.25%) Billing
8 1 (1.25%) Games
8 1 (1.25%) Law
8 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Designer
1 18 (22.50%) UX Designer
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Senior Designer
3 12 (15.00%) Senior UX Designer
4 6 (7.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Product Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.75%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (3.75%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) Node.js
1 10 (12.50%) REST
2 8 (10.00%) Web Services
3 7 (8.75%) Scalaz
4 5 (6.25%) React
5 3 (3.75%) Ajax
5 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.75%) CSS
5 3 (3.75%) React Native
5 3 (3.75%) RequireJS
5 3 (3.75%) Sass
5 3 (3.75%) Vue.js
6 2 (2.50%) GraphQL
6 2 (2.50%) JSON
6 2 (2.50%) RESTful
7 1 (1.25%) .NET
7 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) User Experience
2 17 (21.25%) Smart Meter
3 15 (18.75%) Internet of Things
4 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (11.25%) Renewable Energy
6 6 (7.50%) Xbox
7 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (5.00%) Smart Energy
8 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
9 2 (2.50%) SCADA
9 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.25%) Digital TV
10 1 (1.25%) IPTV
10 1 (1.25%) Media Streaming
10 1 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
2 12 (15.00%) Android
3 8 (10.00%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Unix
5 3 (3.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
3 12 (15.00%) Lean Software Development
3 12 (15.00%) Open Source
3 12 (15.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 9 (11.25%) Product Management
5 8 (10.00%) Analytics
5 8 (10.00%) DevOps
5 8 (10.00%) Microservices
6 7 (8.75%) Conversational UI
6 7 (8.75%) Functional Programming
6 7 (8.75%) Scrum
7 6 (7.50%) Android Development
7 6 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (7.50%) Guerrilla Testing
7 6 (7.50%) IC Design
7 6 (7.50%) Information Architecture
7 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
7 6 (7.50%) Web Development
8 5 (6.25%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) Python
2 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.75%) C++
3 7 (8.75%) Scala
4 5 (6.25%) Ruby
5 4 (5.00%) Embedded C++
5 4 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (3.75%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.75%) SQL
7 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.50%) C#
7 2 (2.50%) R
7 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Kibana
1 2 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Google
2 5 (6.25%) Apple
3 3 (3.75%) BT
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) CA
5 1 (1.25%) Casewise
5 1 (1.25%) SmartCo
5 1 (1.25%) Xamarin