Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Home in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Home over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Home (Connected Home)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 510 541 528
Rank change year-on-year +31 -13 +72
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 13 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.049% 0.017% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.046% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 15
South East median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% - -30.77%
10th Percentile £43,750 £25,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,500 £65,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +2.86%

Smart Home 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 9,737 10,896 10,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.44% 36.04% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,322 8,743 8,547
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

Smart Home
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Home in the South East

Smart Home
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Smart Home in the South East

Smart Home
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Home in the South East over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Smart Home in the South East

Smart Home
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 Home within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 July 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 +50 12 £65,000 +88.41%
Berkshire +29 12 £65,000 +44.44%
Surrey +25 1 £30,000 -42.86%
Smart Home
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT jobs citing Smart Home 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 Home.

1 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 10 (76.92%) Android
2 10 (76.92%) Apple iOS
2 10 (76.92%) Xamarin
2 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
2 10 (76.92%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (61.54%) Energy Management
4 7 (53.85%) Internet of Things
4 7 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) Internet
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
5 6 (46.15%) Android Development
5 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
6 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) Release Management
6 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
8 3 (23.08%) Analytics
8 3 (23.08%) User Experience
8 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) C
8 3 (23.08%) XAML

Smart Home
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 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Publishing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Application Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
2 7 (53.85%) Internet of Things
3 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (15.38%) Home Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Android
1 10 (76.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (61.54%) Energy Management
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Android Development
4 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Release Management
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
8 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (15.38%) Line Management
8 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (15.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) XAML
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Xamarin