Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IoT in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IoT over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 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
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 247 304 225
Rank change year-on-year +57 -79 +68
Permanent jobs citing IoT 273 111 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.22% 0.71% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 2.01% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 137 79 133
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% -4.17%

IoT is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9,333 5,518 4,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.70% 35.36% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4,509 3,503 3,743
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £38,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £66,125 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

IoT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for IoT in the South East

IoT
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IoT in the South East.

Salary trend for IoT in the South East

IoT
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing IoT in the South East over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for IoT in the South East

IoT
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 IoT within the South East region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +9 97 £55,000 -8.33% 20
Hampshire +35 74 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Surrey -46 44 £70,000 +16.67% 6
Berkshire +3 42 £55,000 -13.73% 12
Oxfordshire -10 29 £82,500 +65.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -13 26 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Sussex +8 21 £45,000 -45.45% 1
Kent -47 18 £42,500 -5.56% 2
East Sussex - 8 £38,500 -
Middlesex - 5 - -
IoT
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT jobs citing IoT 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 IoT.

1 125 (45.79%) Agile
2 88 (32.23%) Azure
3 84 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 79 (28.94%) Computer Science
5 77 (28.21%) Social Skills
6 74 (27.11%) C++
7 73 (26.74%) Software Engineering
8 68 (24.91%) Linux
9 64 (23.44%) Degree
10 63 (23.08%) Python
11 62 (22.71%) C
11 62 (22.71%) Analytics
12 59 (21.61%) Firmware
13 55 (20.15%) Mathematics
13 55 (20.15%) Test Automation
14 54 (19.78%) Cybersecurity
14 54 (19.78%) Robotics
14 54 (19.78%) Software Testing
14 54 (19.78%) Telecoms
15 53 (19.41%) Digital Twin
16 51 (18.68%) Product Roadmap
16 51 (18.68%) TOGAF
17 48 (17.58%) Risk Management
17 48 (17.58%) Artificial Intelligence
18 47 (17.22%) Internet
19 46 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 45 (16.48%) Salesforce.com
21 44 (16.12%) Finance
21 44 (16.12%) Power Platform
22 42 (15.38%) C#

IoT
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 3 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.73%) IIS
2 2 (0.73%) WildFly
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.37%) Confluence
3 1 (0.37%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 88 (32.23%) Azure
2 44 (16.12%) Power Platform
3 40 (14.65%) Azure Machine Learning
4 32 (11.72%) SaaS
5 28 (10.26%) IaaS
6 25 (9.16%) AWS
7 24 (8.79%) Serverless
8 23 (8.42%) Azure Data Factory
9 22 (8.06%) Azure Monitor
10 21 (7.69%) GitHub
11 18 (6.59%) Azure Functions
11 18 (6.59%) Azure Logic Apps
12 16 (5.86%) Microsoft 365
13 15 (5.49%) Azure DevOps
14 9 (3.30%) AWS IoT
15 7 (2.56%) PaaS
16 5 (1.83%) GCP
17 4 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
17 4 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
17 4 (1.47%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.22%) Internet
2 28 (10.26%) Wireless
3 16 (5.86%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.13%) RS-232
5 13 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 9 (3.30%) LAN
6 9 (3.30%) WAN
7 7 (2.56%) Firewall
8 5 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.47%) PABX
9 4 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.47%) VoIP
9 4 (1.47%) Wireless Security
10 3 (1.10%) DHCP
10 3 (1.10%) DNS
11 2 (0.73%) FTP
11 2 (0.73%) SMTP
11 2 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.86%) MySQL
3 9 (3.30%) Big Data
4 7 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.47%) Power BI
8 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.73%) Tableau
9 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.37%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.37%) HBase
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.37%) Parquet
9 1 (0.37%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 26 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.40%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.66%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.83%) JIRA
5 4 (1.47%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.47%) CMake
6 2 (0.73%) git-flow
7 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 77 (28.21%) Social Skills
2 54 (19.78%) Telecoms
3 44 (16.12%) Finance
4 41 (15.02%) Electronics
5 25 (9.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 22 (8.06%) Wearables
7 21 (7.69%) Fire and Rescue
8 18 (6.59%) Marketing
9 15 (5.49%) Public Sector
10 14 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (5.13%) Manufacturing
10 14 (5.13%) Retail
11 12 (4.40%) Documentation Skills
11 12 (4.40%) Law
11 12 (4.40%) Legal
12 11 (4.03%) Presentation Skills
13 8 (2.93%) Police
14 4 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
15 3 (1.10%) Influencing Skills
16 2 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 55 (20.15%) Developer
3 49 (17.95%) Architect
4 48 (17.58%) Embedded Engineer
5 44 (16.12%) Solutions Architect
6 42 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 23 (8.42%) Analyst
8 22 (8.06%) Data Architect
9 18 (6.59%) Azure Architect
9 18 (6.59%) Junior
10 16 (5.86%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.49%) C# Developer
12 13 (4.76%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Principal Software Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
13 12 (4.40%) Civil Engineer
14 11 (4.03%) Business Analyst
14 11 (4.03%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.33%) .NET
2 15 (5.49%) 802.1X
3 12 (4.40%) Node.js
4 9 (3.30%) JSON
5 8 (2.93%) React
6 5 (1.83%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.47%) Bazel
7 4 (1.47%) HTML
7 4 (1.47%) LinuxKit
7 4 (1.47%) Skaffold
7 4 (1.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (1.47%) YAML
7 4 (1.47%) Yocto
8 3 (1.10%) .NET Core
8 3 (1.10%) CSS
8 3 (1.10%) REST
9 2 (0.73%) PyTorch
9 2 (0.73%) RESTful
9 2 (0.73%) Spring Boot
9 2 (0.73%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.78%) Robotics
2 26 (9.52%) ARM Cortex
3 22 (8.06%) NHS
4 21 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
5 18 (6.59%) Renewable Energy
6 14 (5.13%) Data Structures
6 14 (5.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 14 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (4.76%) ASIC
7 13 (4.76%) FPGA
8 9 (3.30%) User Experience
9 8 (2.93%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.93%) Smart Meter
10 7 (2.56%) SCADA
11 6 (2.20%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (2.20%) Cyberattack
11 6 (2.20%) Data Centre
11 6 (2.20%) HoloLens
11 6 (2.20%) Life Science
11 6 (2.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (24.91%) Linux
2 25 (9.16%) Windows
3 14 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.66%) Android
6 8 (2.93%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (2.93%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.37%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (45.79%) Agile
2 79 (28.94%) Computer Science
3 73 (26.74%) Software Engineering
4 62 (22.71%) Analytics
5 55 (20.15%) Mathematics
5 55 (20.15%) Test Automation
6 54 (19.78%) Cybersecurity
6 54 (19.78%) Software Testing
7 53 (19.41%) Digital Twin
8 51 (18.68%) Product Roadmap
8 51 (18.68%) TOGAF
9 48 (17.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 48 (17.58%) Risk Management
10 41 (15.02%) Data Engineering
11 40 (14.65%) Design Thinking
11 40 (14.65%) Machine Learning
11 40 (14.65%) Product Vision
12 34 (12.45%) DevOps
13 27 (9.89%) TDD
14 26 (9.52%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.11%) C++
2 63 (23.08%) Python
3 62 (22.71%) C
4 42 (15.38%) C#
5 29 (10.62%) JavaScript
6 25 (9.16%) Embedded C
7 22 (8.06%) SQL
8 20 (7.33%) Java
9 18 (6.59%) TypeScript
10 12 (4.40%) Embedded C++
10 12 (4.40%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.30%) Apple Swift
11 9 (3.30%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.56%) Bash
13 6 (2.20%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.83%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.83%) Scala
15 3 (1.10%) VB
16 2 (0.73%) VB6
16 2 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (23.44%) Degree
2 46 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (14.65%) TOGAF Certification
4 14 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.20%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.47%) HNC
7 4 (1.47%) HND
8 3 (1.10%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.10%) MCP
8 3 (1.10%) MCSE
8 3 (1.10%) MCTS
8 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.10%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.73%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.73%) OSCP
10 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (15.38%) QA
2 11 (4.03%) GDPR
3 9 (3.30%) NIST
4 5 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.47%) NIST 800
6 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.73%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.73%) NCSC
7 2 (0.73%) SLA
8 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (21.61%) Firmware
2 14 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.40%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.47%) Docker
4 4 (1.47%) vSphere
5 3 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.40%) Terraform
2 7 (2.56%) Ansible
3 6 (2.20%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.47%) Packer
5 3 (1.10%) Puppet
5 3 (1.10%) SCCM
6 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 84 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.48%) Salesforce.com
3 41 (15.02%) MuleSoft
4 23 (8.42%) Databricks
5 15 (5.49%) Atmel
6 14 (5.13%) VMware
7 12 (4.40%) Palantir
8 8 (2.93%) Apple
9 7 (2.56%) Oracle
9 7 (2.56%) SAP
10 6 (2.20%) McAfee
11 5 (1.83%) CyberArk
11 5 (1.83%) ForgeRock
11 5 (1.83%) IBM
11 5 (1.83%) Workday
12 4 (1.47%) arcserve
12 4 (1.47%) Cisco
12 4 (1.47%) Commvault
13 3 (1.10%) Dell
13 3 (1.10%) Red Hat