Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 133 181
Rank change year-on-year -5 +48 -66
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 9 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.44% 0.86% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 2.40% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 1
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -25.00% +45.45%
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +46.34% -25.45%

Smart Meter 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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 795 876 1,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 38.50% 35.73% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 674 702 923
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Reading

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Reading

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Reading over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 7 (77.78%) CGI
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) HP ALM
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (22.22%) Fraud Detection
5 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (22.22%) GDPR
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CGI
2 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Fraud Detection
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy