The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Metering
UK / England
Rank 735 687 875
Rank change year-on-year -48 +188  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 102 245 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.25% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.62% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 215 50
Median salary £51,500 £57,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.43% +27.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £67,000 £60,227
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05%  

Smart Meter is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30700 39773 38788
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.49% 41.07% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24861 32193 30975
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,520 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in England

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in England

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in England

Smart Meter
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 Meter within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +85 45 £75,000 +42.85% 5
North West -6 16 £40,000 +29.03% 1
South East +7 15 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Midlands +16 11 £57,500 +51.31%
Yorkshire +15 7 £42,500 -37.95%
West Midlands -30 7 £51,500 -10.43% 2
South West 0 1 - -
Smart Meter
UK

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 66 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (19.62%) Telecoms
4 36 (17.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (12.44%) JavaScript
5 26 (12.44%) Smart Energy
6 24 (11.48%) Python
6 24 (11.48%) Billing
6 24 (11.48%) Business Analysis
6 24 (11.48%) Degree
7 21 (10.05%) Process Management
7 21 (10.05%) Java
7 21 (10.05%) Linux
8 20 (9.57%) HTML
8 20 (9.57%) MS Excel
8 20 (9.57%) Change Management
9 19 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.61%) Spring
11 17 (8.13%) DevOps
12 16 (7.66%) Prototyping
12 16 (7.66%) Service Management
12 16 (7.66%) CRM
12 16 (7.66%) MS Office
13 15 (7.18%) Web Services
14 14 (6.70%) SaaS
14 14 (6.70%) Waterfall
14 14 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (6.22%) Bash Shell
15 13 (6.22%) Docker
15 13 (6.22%) Finance

Smart Meter
Top Related 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 (1.91%) Apache Spark
1 4 (1.91%) JBoss
2 3 (1.44%) Mule
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.66%) MS Office
3 12 (5.74%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.91%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.48%) Odoo
2 1 (0.48%) Primavera
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.70%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.78%) Wireless
2 5 (2.39%) 4G
2 5 (2.39%) HTTP
3 4 (1.91%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.96%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.48%) ICMP
6 1 (0.48%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) SMS
6 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (5.74%) Big Data
3 5 (2.39%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.39%) MySQL
3 5 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.39%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (1.91%) Power BI
5 3 (1.44%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.48%) Redis
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.48%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 9 (4.31%) JUnit
2 6 (2.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.39%) Maven
4 4 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.96%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.48%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.48%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
7 1 (0.48%) Selenium
7 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 41 (19.62%) Telecoms
2 24 (11.48%) Billing
3 13 (6.22%) Finance
4 6 (2.87%) Games
5 5 (2.39%) Retail
6 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (26.32%) Analyst
2 38 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 22 (10.53%) Developer
4 19 (9.09%) Architect
5 18 (8.61%) Java Developer
6 16 (7.66%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.22%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
9 11 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.31%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.83%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
11 8 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.35%) Consultant
12 7 (3.35%) Smart Metering Architect
13 6 (2.87%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (2.87%) Lead Architect
13 6 (2.87%) Programme Manager
13 6 (2.87%) Senior Manager
13 6 (2.87%) Smart Metering Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.57%) HTML
2 18 (8.61%) Spring
3 15 (7.18%) Web Services
4 12 (5.74%) AngularJS
4 12 (5.74%) RESTful
5 9 (4.31%) CSS
6 6 (2.87%) Apache Flex
6 6 (2.87%) Java EE
6 6 (2.87%) JSON
6 6 (2.87%) Kafka
6 6 (2.87%) REST
6 6 (2.87%) XML
7 5 (2.39%) 802.1X
7 5 (2.39%) CGI
7 5 (2.39%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.39%) jQuery
8 4 (1.91%) Akka
8 4 (1.91%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.91%) MDX
9 3 (1.44%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.44%) Smart Energy
3 7 (3.35%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.35%) Machine to Machine
3 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.44%) Digital TV
6 2 (0.96%) Arduino
6 2 (0.96%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (0.96%) Replication
6 2 (0.96%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) CESG
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) PKI
7 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.05%) Linux
2 12 (5.74%) CentOS
2 12 (5.74%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.91%) Unix
4 2 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (11.48%) Business Analysis
4 21 (10.05%) Process Management
5 20 (9.57%) Change Management
6 19 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (8.13%) DevOps
8 16 (7.66%) CRM
8 16 (7.66%) Prototyping
8 16 (7.66%) Service Management
9 14 (6.70%) Waterfall
10 12 (5.74%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (5.74%) Microservices
10 12 (5.74%) Project Management
10 12 (5.74%) Software Delivery
11 11 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.26%) Data Management
11 11 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.78%) Analytics
12 10 (4.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.44%) JavaScript
2 24 (11.48%) Python
3 21 (10.05%) Java
4 13 (6.22%) Bash Shell
5 12 (5.74%) Ruby
6 11 (5.26%) SQL
7 9 (4.31%) Scala
8 4 (1.91%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.91%) VBA
9 3 (1.44%) Erlang
10 2 (0.96%) C#
10 2 (0.96%) Groovy
10 2 (0.96%) VB
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) Perl
11 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (11.48%) Degree
2 7 (3.35%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.87%) ISEB
4 2 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.96%) PhD
4 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.48%) CISA
5 1 (0.48%) CISSP
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) PMO
2 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (0.96%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) Docker
2 4 (1.91%) Firmware
3 2 (0.96%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.44%) Terraform
2 3 (1.44%) yum
3 2 (0.96%) Consul
3 2 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (0.96%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.96%) Mesos
3 2 (0.96%) Nagios
3 2 (0.96%) Puppet
3 2 (0.96%) StatsD
4 1 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (4.78%) Oracle
2 9 (4.31%) HP
2 9 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.35%) CA
4 5 (2.39%) SAP
5 4 (1.91%) Tableau
6 2 (0.96%) Apple
6 2 (0.96%) Google
6 2 (0.96%) New Relic
6 2 (0.96%) Samsung
6 2 (0.96%) VMware
7 1 (0.48%) Arqiva
7 1 (0.48%) Casewise
7 1 (0.48%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.48%) Nokia
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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