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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 242 205 168
Rank change year-on-year -37 -37 +52
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 23 27 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.55% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.46% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
10th Percentile £37,849 £44,800 £47,600
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £59,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.58% -13.33% +23.08%
75th Percentile £63,500 £54,000 £61,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,100 -
North West median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +20.00%

Smart Meter is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,376 1,855 1,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.41% 37.63% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,610 1,308 887
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,825 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Manchester

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Smart Meter in Manchester.

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Manchester

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Smart Meter in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing Smart Meter 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
1 13 (56.52%) Social Skills
2 11 (47.83%) JIRA
2 11 (47.83%) ISEB
3 10 (43.48%) HP
3 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
3 10 (43.48%) Test Management
3 10 (43.48%) HP ALM
4 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
5 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (34.78%) Test Assurance
6 7 (30.43%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) System Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
6 7 (30.43%) Firmware
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 5 (21.74%) Service Management
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
8 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery Management
8 5 (21.74%) Smart Energy
9 4 (17.39%) Analytics
9 4 (17.39%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (17.39%) Contract Management
9 4 (17.39%) PMO

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) JMeter
2 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
2 3 (13.04%) Mockito
2 3 (13.04%) NeoLoad
2 3 (13.04%) SilkPerformer
2 3 (13.04%) WebLOAD
General
1 13 (56.52%) Social Skills
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Presentation Skills
4 5 (21.74%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Office Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Supplier Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Support Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Smart Energy
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Test Management
2 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Test Assurance
4 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
4 7 (30.43%) System Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery Management
6 5 (21.74%) Service Management
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) CI/CD
7 4 (17.39%) Contract Management
7 4 (17.39%) Cost Reduction
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
7 4 (17.39%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
2 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
4 4 (17.39%) PMP
5 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) HND
6 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) P3O
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Firmware
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) HP ALM
2 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow