Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 193 133
Rank change year-on-year +58 -60 +75
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 20 2 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.84% 0.057% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 0.15% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 106
Reading median annual salary £56,250 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.69% +45.45% -8.33%
10th Percentile £38,275 £80,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £56,250 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +40.63% -27.27% -8.33%

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 965 1377 1909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 40.55% 39.31% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 777 985 1486
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (60.00%) GDPR
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (30.00%) Fraud Detection
4 6 (30.00%) Threat Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Test Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) SWIFT
4 6 (30.00%) ArcSight
4 6 (30.00%) SIEM
4 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 6 (30.00%) PKI
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) CGI
5 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) HP
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management

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 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Security Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CGI
2 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PKI
1 6 (30.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (30.00%) Fraud Detection
3 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 6 (30.00%) SIEM
3 6 (30.00%) Test Management
3 6 (30.00%) Threat Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) CMMI
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) GDPR
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (15.00%) HP