Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ZigBee skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ZigBee over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ZigBee
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1095 1105 1180
Rank change year-on-year +10 +75 +59
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 59 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.036% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 62
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.61% -17.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,125 £32,625
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,875 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.61% -17.00%

ZigBee is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,899 28,105 32,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.27% 16.81% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20,357 22,994 26,995
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ZigBee
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ZigBee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ZigBee in England

ZigBee
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ZigBee in England

ZigBee
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ZigBee in England over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ZigBee in England

ZigBee
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the England region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
South East +26 16 £50,000 - 7
South West - 16 £50,000 - 5
London +1 15 £60,000 +60.00% 3
East of England -7 5 £30,000 -40.00% 7
North of England -27 5 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West +7 3 £72,500 +81.25% 3
Midlands +20 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +12 2 £47,500 +18.75%
East Midlands +9 2 £45,000 -
ZigBee
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 45 (76.27%) C
2 43 (72.88%) C++
3 38 (64.41%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (45.76%) Degree
5 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
6 24 (40.68%) Wireless
7 22 (37.29%) Bluetooth
8 21 (35.59%) Electronics
8 21 (35.59%) Firmware
9 18 (30.51%) Internet
9 18 (30.51%) Python
10 16 (27.12%) Linux
11 15 (25.42%) Smart Home
12 13 (22.03%) Internet of Things
12 13 (22.03%) Java
12 13 (22.03%) Embedded C++
13 12 (20.34%) Embedded C
13 12 (20.34%) JSON
13 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
13 12 (20.34%) REST
14 11 (18.64%) Scrum
15 10 (16.95%) OO
15 10 (16.95%) 3GPP
15 10 (16.95%) Smart Meter
15 10 (16.95%) MQTT
15 10 (16.95%) Smart Energy
16 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
17 8 (13.56%) 802.1X
17 8 (13.56%) Modbus

ZigBee
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 7 (11.86%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (64.41%) Wi-Fi
2 24 (40.68%) Wireless
3 22 (37.29%) Bluetooth
4 18 (30.51%) Internet
5 10 (16.95%) 3GPP
5 10 (16.95%) MQTT
6 8 (13.56%) 802.11
6 8 (13.56%) 802.15
6 8 (13.56%) Modbus
6 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.17%) WAN
7 6 (10.17%) Z-Wave
8 4 (6.78%) RFID
9 2 (3.39%) GPRS
10 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.69%) LAN
10 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Big Data
1 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) GCC
4 1 (1.69%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Mocha
4 1 (1.69%) Protractor
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 21 (35.59%) Electronics
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Finance
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) Developer
4 15 (25.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Firmware Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) C++ Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Firmware Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Embedded Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Research Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Firmware Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) JSON
1 12 (20.34%) REST
2 8 (13.56%) 802.1X
3 5 (8.47%) XML
4 2 (3.39%) HTML
4 2 (3.39%) OpenEmbedded
4 2 (3.39%) Yocto
5 1 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
5 1 (1.69%) WinForms
5 1 (1.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Smart Home
2 13 (22.03%) Internet of Things
3 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
4 10 (16.95%) Smart Energy
4 10 (16.95%) Smart Meter
5 7 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (10.17%) Machine to Machine
7 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.78%) Arduino
7 4 (6.78%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (3.39%) CAN bus
8 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
8 2 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (3.39%) Home Automation
8 2 (3.39%) VHDL
9 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.69%) Handset
9 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) ThreadX
3 5 (8.47%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.64%) Scrum
4 10 (16.95%) OO
5 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.86%) Validation
6 6 (10.17%) UML
7 5 (8.47%) Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) Data Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.47%) SDLC
7 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.78%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.78%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 4 (6.78%) Workflow
9 3 (5.08%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (5.08%) Project Management
10 2 (3.39%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) C
2 43 (72.88%) C++
3 18 (30.51%) Python
4 13 (22.03%) Embedded C++
4 13 (22.03%) Java
5 12 (20.34%) Embedded C
6 6 (10.17%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.39%) C#
8 2 (3.39%) R
8 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (45.76%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Master's Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) MISRA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Firmware
2 3 (5.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Atlassian
2 4 (6.78%) Sigfox
3 2 (3.39%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) Wind River
4 1 (1.69%) EMC
4 1 (1.69%) SAP