Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Cities
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 516 536 556
Rank change year-on-year +20 +20 +79
Permanent jobs citing Smart City 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.015% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.027% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
South East median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% +18.92% -7.50%
10th Percentile £70,000 £52,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £69,500 £68,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -23.33% +7.14% +33.33%

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 10,080 11,131 11,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.63% 35.81% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,901 9,000 9,170
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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
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 23 January 2019. 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 +23 4 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Berkshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
Smart City
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) 5G
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) 3G

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
1 1 (25.00%) 5G
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO