Period
to 20 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Internet of Things in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet of Things over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 633 455 639
Rank change year-on-year -178 +184 +113
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 78 31 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 71
10th Percentile £40,625 £58,750 £52,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £69,063 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £87,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -31.43% +20.69% +20.83%
75th Percentile £76,875 £105,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £96,625 £117,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £54,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -19.26% +22.73% -

Internet of Things 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21,614 8,241 21,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.33% 40.74% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12,572 6,814 16,628
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £54,115 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.54% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £120,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +4.76%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Internet of Things as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in London

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Internet of Things in London.

Salary trend for Internet of Things in London

Internet of Things
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet of Things in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Internet of Things in London

Internet of Things
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet of Things within the London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
Central London -59 9 £52,500 -25.00% 4
South London -18 4 - -
West London - 1 £84,500 - 1
Internet of Things
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing Internet of Things 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 London region with a requirement for Internet of Things.

1 77 (98.72%) Internet
2 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (34.62%) Social Skills
4 26 (33.33%) GCP
5 23 (29.49%) Azure
5 23 (29.49%) AWS
5 23 (29.49%) Analytics
6 20 (25.64%) Degree
7 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
8 17 (21.79%) Artificial Intelligence
8 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
8 17 (21.79%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (20.51%) Big Data
9 16 (20.51%) Microservices
9 16 (20.51%) Python
10 15 (19.23%) C++
10 15 (19.23%) DevOps
11 14 (17.95%) Data Analytics
11 14 (17.95%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (17.95%) Google
12 12 (15.38%) HTML
12 12 (15.38%) SQL
12 12 (15.38%) Linux
12 12 (15.38%) Apache Spark
12 12 (15.38%) Cloud Native
12 12 (15.38%) Machine Learning
12 12 (15.38%) Hadoop
13 11 (14.10%) Software Architecture
13 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
13 11 (14.10%) Docker

Internet of Things
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.33%) GCP
2 23 (29.49%) AWS
2 23 (29.49%) Azure
3 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (98.72%) Internet
2 11 (14.10%) ZigBee
3 10 (12.82%) Bluetooth
3 10 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (12.82%) Wireless
4 8 (10.26%) Sourcefire
5 5 (6.41%) GSM
6 4 (5.13%) SSH
6 4 (5.13%) Telnet
7 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) Big Data
2 12 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.69%) MySQL
4 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.41%) Blockchain
6 4 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.13%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.13%) HBase
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.28%) GIS
8 1 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (34.62%) Social Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.26%) Electronics
3 8 (10.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 5 (6.41%) Automotive
5 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Finance
7 1 (1.28%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Consultant
3 10 (12.82%) Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Applications Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 8 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Firmware Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Junior
4 8 (10.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Security Consultant
4 8 (10.26%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Xamarin Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
5 6 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) HTML
2 11 (14.10%) JSON
3 10 (12.82%) Yocto
4 9 (11.54%) .NET
5 8 (10.26%) Lucene
5 8 (10.26%) Reactive Extensions
5 8 (10.26%) Regular Expression
6 7 (8.97%) Web Services
7 6 (7.69%) React
7 6 (7.69%) Redux
7 6 (7.69%) REST
7 6 (7.69%) SOAP
8 4 (5.13%) CSS
8 4 (5.13%) DOM
8 4 (5.13%) HTML5
8 4 (5.13%) Kafka
8 4 (5.13%) Laravel
8 4 (5.13%) RESTful
8 4 (5.13%) Spark Streaming
8 4 (5.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (15.38%) Cloud Native
3 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
4 10 (12.82%) Home Automation
5 9 (11.54%) User Experience
6 8 (10.26%) Cyber Defence
6 8 (10.26%) LIMS
6 8 (10.26%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (7.69%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 6 (7.69%) Smart Home
8 5 (6.41%) Derivative
8 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
9 4 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (2.56%) FMCG
11 1 (1.28%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.28%) Industry 4.0
11 1 (1.28%) Legacy Applications
11 1 (1.28%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (1.28%) Social Media
11 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (11.54%) Unix
3 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 8 (10.26%) Android
4 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Analytics
3 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
4 17 (21.79%) Artificial Intelligence
4 17 (21.79%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (20.51%) Microservices
6 15 (19.23%) DevOps
7 14 (17.95%) Data Analytics
8 12 (15.38%) Machine Learning
9 11 (14.10%) Information Security
9 11 (14.10%) Software Architecture
10 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (12.82%) Time Management
10 10 (12.82%) Validation
11 9 (11.54%) Big Data Analytics
11 9 (11.54%) Clean Code
11 9 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
11 9 (11.54%) Data Pipeline
11 9 (11.54%) Security Architecture
12 8 (10.26%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.51%) Python
3 15 (19.23%) C++
4 12 (15.38%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) Java
6 8 (10.26%) Perl
6 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.69%) C#
7 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.41%) VB
9 4 (5.13%) PHP
9 4 (5.13%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) PhD
3 5 (6.41%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (6.41%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (6.41%) Postgraduate
4 4 (5.13%) CCNA
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.85%) CISSP
6 2 (2.56%) CISM
7 1 (1.28%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) HAZOP
1 5 (6.41%) IEC 61508
1 5 (6.41%) ISO 26262
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Docker
2 10 (12.82%) Firmware
3 4 (5.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Google
2 8 (10.26%) Cisco
2 8 (10.26%) Splunk
2 8 (10.26%) Xamarin
3 4 (5.13%) Cognizant
3 4 (5.13%) Spotify
4 2 (2.56%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Intel
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle