Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Home (Connected Home)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1069 1061 1139
Rank change year-on-year -8 +78 +127
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 70 109 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.066% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 78 55
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,875 £79,625 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -

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 68,578 74,272 79,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.96% 44.71% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53,329 56,189 65,663
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +22 26 £45,000 -28.00% 24
South West +6 25 £37,500 -16.67% 1
East of England +13 7 £45,000 +50.00% 5
North of England - 7 £44,000 - 7
South East -14 5 £60,000 +33.33% 2
North East - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £67,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £44,500 - 4
Smart Home
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) Internet
3 25 (35.71%) Electronics
4 22 (31.43%) Software Engineering
5 21 (30.00%) Scrum
6 18 (25.71%) Python
7 15 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 15 (21.43%) User Experience
7 15 (21.43%) Energy Management
7 15 (21.43%) Critical Thinking
8 14 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
8 14 (20.00%) Firmware
9 13 (18.57%) Internet of Things
10 12 (17.14%) TeamCity
10 12 (17.14%) Degree
11 11 (15.71%) Java
12 10 (14.29%) Smart Meter
12 10 (14.29%) System Testing
12 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
12 10 (14.29%) BDD
13 9 (12.86%) JIRA
13 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
13 9 (12.86%) C++
14 8 (11.43%) Google
14 8 (11.43%) Android
14 8 (11.43%) Node.js
15 7 (10.00%) Android Development
15 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
15 7 (10.00%) Finance
15 7 (10.00%) Linux

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 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.43%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.71%) Serverless
3 3 (4.29%) GitHub
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.86%) AWS CodePipeline
4 2 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.86%) Slack
5 1 (1.43%) Dialogflow
5 1 (1.43%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.14%) Internet
2 6 (8.57%) Wireless
3 4 (5.71%) HbbTV
4 3 (4.29%) 5G
4 3 (4.29%) Bluetooth
4 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.29%) ZigBee
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) 802.15
6 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.43%) RS-232
6 1 (1.43%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Big Data
1 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) TeamCity
2 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.86%) JIRA
4 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.29%) CocoaPods
6 2 (2.86%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
7 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.43%) GitLab
General
1 25 (35.71%) Electronics
2 15 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.00%) Finance
4 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.71%) Advertising
5 4 (5.71%) French Language
5 4 (5.71%) Retail
6 3 (4.29%) Games
6 3 (4.29%) Marketing
7 2 (2.86%) Danish Language
7 2 (2.86%) German Language
7 2 (2.86%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (2.86%) Swedish Language
8 1 (1.43%) Banking
8 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Designer
1 15 (21.43%) UX Designer
2 14 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Designer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior UX Designer
5 8 (11.43%) Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Product Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Junior
8 4 (5.71%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Junior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Android Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Embedded Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Node.js
2 5 (7.14%) JSON
3 3 (4.29%) React
3 3 (4.29%) REST
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.86%) GraphQL
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.86%) Spring
4 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.86%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) Preactjs
5 1 (1.43%) Sass
5 1 (1.43%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (1.43%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) User Experience
2 14 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (18.57%) Internet of Things
4 10 (14.29%) Smart Meter
5 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (8.57%) Renewable Energy
7 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
8 4 (5.71%) Over-the-Top Content
8 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
9 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
9 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
10 2 (2.86%) Media Streaming
10 2 (2.86%) Mobile Games
10 2 (2.86%) Smart Energy
11 1 (1.43%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.43%) Digital TV
11 1 (1.43%) Life Science
11 1 (1.43%) NHS
11 1 (1.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Android
2 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.29%) Windows
5 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) Software Engineering
3 21 (30.00%) Scrum
4 15 (21.43%) Critical Thinking
4 15 (21.43%) Energy Management
5 10 (14.29%) BDD
5 10 (14.29%) System Testing
6 7 (10.00%) Android Development
7 6 (8.57%) Analytics
7 6 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (8.57%) DevOps
7 6 (8.57%) Guerrilla Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Information Architecture
7 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
8 5 (7.14%) Coaching
8 5 (7.14%) Product Management
8 5 (7.14%) Project Management
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 4 (5.71%) Decision-Making
9 4 (5.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) Python
2 11 (15.71%) Java
3 9 (12.86%) C++
3 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) C
4 5 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 3 (4.29%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.29%) Embedded C
5 3 (4.29%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.86%) PHP
6 2 (2.86%) Ruby
6 2 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.43%) C#
7 1 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Kibana
1 2 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Google
2 4 (5.71%) BT
3 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.86%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.43%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft