Period
to 28 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Industry 4.0 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Industry 4.0 over the 6 months to 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Industry 4.0
England > South West
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 291 307 342
Rank change year-on-year +16 +35 -
Permanent jobs citing Industry 4.0 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.035% 0.091% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.098% 0.25% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
South West median annual salary £70,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.15% -2.08% -
10th Percentile £49,000 £50,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,000 £68,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -38.46%

Industry 4.0 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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,051 3,542 3,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 35.50% 35.80% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,362 2,595 2,791
South West median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Industry 4.0
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Industry 4.0 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Industry 4.0 in the South West

Industry 4.0
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Industry 4.0 in the South West.

Salary trend for Industry 4.0 in the South West

Industry 4.0
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Industry 4.0 in the South West over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Industry 4.0 in the South West

Industry 4.0
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Industry 4.0 within the South West region over the 6 months to 28 January 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
Wiltshire +6 3 £70,000 +21.74%
Industry 4.0
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, IT jobs citing Industry 4.0 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 West region with a requirement for Industry 4.0.

1 3 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 3 (100.00%) Value Proposition
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Innovation Management
3 1 (33.33%) Smart City
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector

Industry 4.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Innovation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (33.33%) Smart City
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 3 (100.00%) Value Proposition
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Innovation Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Thinking