Period
to 2 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Internet of Things in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet of Things over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 362 461 484
Rank change year-on-year +99 +23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 33 61 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.65% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 61
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%

Internet of Things 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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,732 9,367 10,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.17% 35.98% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4,503 7,025 8,831
Median annual salary £51,518 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.04% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Internet of Things as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in the South East

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Internet of Things in the South East.

Salary trend for Internet of Things in the South East

Internet of Things
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet of Things in the South East over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Internet of Things in the South East

Internet of Things
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet of Things within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +65 10 £75,000 +15.38%
Hampshire +39 9 £57,500 +69.12%
West Sussex +42 8 £45,000 -65.38%
Buckinghamshire +45 7 £77,500 -
Surrey +67 6 £36,250 - 1
Berkshire +55 3 £60,000 -7.69%
Internet of Things
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing Internet of Things 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 South East region with a requirement for Internet of Things.

1 31 (93.94%) Internet
2 17 (51.52%) AWS
3 11 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Degree
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) C
4 10 (30.30%) Azure
5 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 8 (24.24%) Python
6 8 (24.24%) Firmware
7 7 (21.21%) ThingWorx
7 7 (21.21%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (21.21%) Contract Negotiation
7 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
7 7 (21.21%) SAP
7 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.21%) PTC
7 7 (21.21%) Project Governance
7 7 (21.21%) Google
8 6 (18.18%) Static Code Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) 4G
8 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
8 6 (18.18%) LTE
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
8 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (18.18%) GCP

Internet of Things
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) ThingWorx
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Azure
3 6 (18.18%) GCP
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon GuardDuty
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.06%) Serverless
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.03%) AWS IoT
5 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (93.94%) Internet
2 6 (18.18%) 4G
2 6 (18.18%) 5G
2 6 (18.18%) LTE
3 5 (15.15%) Bluetooth
3 5 (15.15%) Ethernet
3 5 (15.15%) Wireless
3 5 (15.15%) ZigBee
4 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) 3GPP
6 2 (6.06%) FTP
6 2 (6.06%) GPRS
6 2 (6.06%) GSM
6 2 (6.06%) RS-232
6 2 (6.06%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Automake
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Electronics
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (24.24%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 8 (24.24%) Firmware Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Lead Project Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Smart Energy Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) SDLC Manager
5 4 (12.12%) SDLC Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Computer Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Python Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.03%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) Pthreads
2 1 (3.03%) React
2 1 (3.03%) Redux
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.18%) Smart Energy
2 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.06%) Smart City
4 1 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.21%) Contract Negotiation
4 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (21.21%) Project Governance
4 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.21%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (18.18%) Secure Coding
5 6 (18.18%) Static Code Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
7 4 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
7 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 6 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) R
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) MISRA
2 2 (6.06%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Google
1 7 (21.21%) PTC
1 7 (21.21%) SAP
2 6 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Percona
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) VMware