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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IoT in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IoT over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 104 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 +18
Permanent jobs citing IoT 18 12 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.10% 1.05% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.69% 3.04% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
10th Percentile £33,250 - -
25th Percentile £43,750 - £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 - £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - - -29.17%
75th Percentile £73,125 - £46,250
90th Percentile £78,750 - -
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% +8.70% -4.17%

IoT 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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 668 395 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 40.76% 34.44% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 438 247 241
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £59,222 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.54% +2.99% +4.55%

IoT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing IoT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for IoT in the North East

IoT
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IoT in the North East.

Salary trend for IoT in the North East

IoT
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing IoT in the North East over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for IoT in the North East

IoT
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IoT within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear - 16 £80,000 -
Durham -32 2 £45,000 -
IoT
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing IoT 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 North East region with a requirement for IoT.

1 16 (88.89%) Social Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Presentation Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Requirements Gathering
2 10 (55.56%) Regulatory Change
2 10 (55.56%) Business Process Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) BPR
2 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (55.56%) Retail
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) Smart Meter
2 10 (55.56%) Business Process Mapping
2 10 (55.56%) Presales
3 6 (33.33%) Azure
3 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (33.33%) Agile
4 5 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) Electronics
4 5 (27.78%) Law
4 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) C
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Python

IoT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Azure
2 5 (27.78%) AWS
2 5 (27.78%) AWS IoT
2 5 (27.78%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (27.78%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) GitHub
2 5 (27.78%) Serverless
3 1 (5.56%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Bluetooth
1 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless
1 5 (27.78%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) GitLab
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
1 5 (27.78%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (88.89%) Social Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Presentation Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (27.78%) Electronics
3 5 (27.78%) Law
3 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Business Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Qt
1 5 (27.78%) SwiftUI
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Smart Meter
2 5 (27.78%) ARM Cortex
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 5 (27.78%) RISC-V
3 1 (5.56%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
1 5 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (27.78%) FreeRTOS
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) BPR
1 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
1 10 (55.56%) Business Process Analysis
1 10 (55.56%) Business Process Mapping
1 10 (55.56%) Presales
1 10 (55.56%) Regulatory Change
1 10 (55.56%) Requirements Gathering
1 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Memory Management
3 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 5 (27.78%) Release Management
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Apple Swift
1 5 (27.78%) C
1 5 (27.78%) Go
1 5 (27.78%) Kotlin
1 5 (27.78%) Lua
1 5 (27.78%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google