Period
to 26 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 6 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 5 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 16.13% 18.18% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 62.50% 35.00% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Runcorn median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -26.92% -
10th Percentile £34,800 £43,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £70,500 £72,500
Cheshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £66,250
% change year-on-year +9.52% -20.75% -

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 Runcorn with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 8 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 25.81% 51.95% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 30
Runcorn median annual salary £38,750 £38,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.97% +12.59% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,350 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,375 £52,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +12.50% +6.67%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Runcorn

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Runcorn

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Runcorn over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (20.00%) OAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) OAT Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) OAT Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Assurance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com