Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 135 194
Rank change year-on-year -8 +59 -14
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 6 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.27% 0.74% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.79% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 1
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -34.38% +39.13%
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +31.25% -27.27%

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 877 950 1,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 39.36% 41.54% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 747 774 1,060
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,975 £29,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3 (50.00%) CGI
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (50.00%) Fraud Detection
1 3 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 3 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Major Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Fraud Detection
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
1 3 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy