Period
to 15 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart City in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart City over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Cities
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 527 554 599
Rank change year-on-year +27 +45 +61
Permanent jobs citing Smart City 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.028% 0.023% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.069% 0.057% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
South East median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -17.86% +7.69% +8.33%

Smart City 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 11,677 12,216 14,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.57% 39.95% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9,460 10,014 11,688
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Smart City
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Smart City as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Smart City in the South East

Smart City
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart City in the South East.

Salary trend for Smart City in the South East

Smart City
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart City in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart City in the South East

Smart City
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 Smart City within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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 +28 8 £48,500 -11.82%
Berkshire +13 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Oxfordshire +3 3 £48,500 -11.82%
Smart City
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Smart City 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 Smart City.

1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Data Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (37.50%) Data Ingestion
2 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 3 (37.50%) Data Science
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things

Smart City
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 (37.50%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Field Applications Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Research Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (37.50%) Data Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Data Ingestion
1 3 (37.50%) Data Science
1 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO