The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 226 250
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 16 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.19% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 4
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -27.05%  
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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2445 2228 2382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.92% 38.77% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1975 1822 1910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £24,075
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the North West

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in the North West

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Lancashire -4 13 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Merseyside - 2 £83,750 -
Cheshire - 1 £82,500 -
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 19 (51.35%) Change Management
1 19 (51.35%) Business Analysis
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
1 19 (51.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (24.32%) SaaS
3 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) JUnit
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Spring
4 5 (13.51%) Maven
4 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.51%) jQuery
5 4 (10.81%) Tableau
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
5 4 (10.81%) MDX
5 4 (10.81%) Power BI
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VBA

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
1 4 (10.81%) Power BI
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JUnit
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
1 19 (51.35%) Business Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Smart Metering Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Head of Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.51%) jQuery
2 5 (13.51%) Spring
3 4 (10.81%) MDX
4 2 (5.41%) Django
4 2 (5.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Arduino
2 2 (5.41%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (5.41%) Smart Energy
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Business Analysis
1 19 (51.35%) Change Management
2 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Time Management
4 3 (8.11%) B2B
4 3 (8.11%) Contract Management
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Line Management
5 2 (5.41%) Prototyping
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
2 4 (10.81%) VBA
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) Tableau
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