IoT Jobs in the UK excluding London

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IoT in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IoT over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 268 332 283
Rank change year-on-year +64 -49 +35
Permanent jobs citing IoT 718 587 870
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.04% 0.93% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% 2.25% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 559 346 413
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £29,200
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +16.67%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,594 26,140 30,460
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 34.20% 41.30% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15,240 11,573 15,867
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

IoT
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing IoT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for IoT in the UK excluding London

IoT
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IoT in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for IoT in the UK excluding London

IoT
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IoT in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for IoT in the UK excluding London

IoT
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IoT within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
South East +65 188 £60,000 -2.04% 49
East of England +52 169 £55,000 -8.33% 24
North of England +31 164 £52,500 -4.55% 25
Midlands +63 103 £56,250 +12.50% 38
North West +21 91 £50,000 -23.08% 10
West Midlands +66 66 £57,500 +15.00% 19
South West -1 58 £57,500 -4.17% 33
Yorkshire +47 50 £55,000 +29.41% 14
East Midlands +8 37 £52,500 +10.53% 19
Scotland -39 29 £60,000 -7.69% 15
North East +14 23 £55,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 6 - - 3
Wales -7 1 £27,500 -54.17% 2
IoT
UK

IoT
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.09%) Confluence
2 14 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Exchange
4 5 (0.70%) Apache
5 4 (0.56%) nginx
6 3 (0.42%) IIS
7 2 (0.28%) CMS
7 2 (0.28%) Drupal
7 2 (0.28%) Kinematics
7 2 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.56%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.42%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 127 (17.69%) Azure
2 126 (17.55%) AWS
3 40 (5.57%) AWS IoT
4 38 (5.29%) GitHub
5 37 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (3.34%) GCP
7 19 (2.65%) IaaS
8 17 (2.37%) Serverless
9 16 (2.23%) Azure DevOps
9 16 (2.23%) Nutanix
9 16 (2.23%) Power Platform
10 15 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (1.53%) Amazon S3
12 10 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (1.39%) GitHub Actions
12 10 (1.39%) SaaS
13 9 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
15 7 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 72 (10.03%) Internet
2 61 (8.50%) Wireless
3 48 (6.69%) Wi-Fi
4 40 (5.57%) TCP/IP
5 39 (5.43%) MQTT
6 37 (5.15%) Bluetooth
7 34 (4.74%) Firewall
8 31 (4.32%) WAN
9 23 (3.20%) LAN
10 21 (2.92%) DNS
11 20 (2.79%) ZigBee
12 18 (2.51%) 4G
13 17 (2.37%) 5G
14 15 (2.09%) HTTP
15 13 (1.81%) MPLS
16 12 (1.67%) LoRaWAN
16 12 (1.67%) RS-232
17 10 (1.39%) Modbus
18 9 (1.25%) GPRS
18 9 (1.25%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.71%) MySQL
2 16 (2.23%) NoSQL
3 15 (2.09%) MongoDB
4 14 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (1.95%) Power BI
5 11 (1.53%) Big Data
6 9 (1.25%) SQL Server
7 8 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.97%) DynamoDB
9 6 (0.84%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.56%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.56%) Tableau
11 3 (0.42%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.42%) Data Vault
11 3 (0.42%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.28%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.28%) Redis
12 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (11.84%) Git
2 46 (6.41%) JIRA
3 24 (3.34%) Subversion
4 18 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.09%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.11%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.84%) Cypress.io
7 6 (0.84%) MSTest
7 6 (0.84%) PHPUnit
8 5 (0.70%) Xcode
9 4 (0.56%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.56%) GitLab
9 4 (0.56%) Zephyr
10 3 (0.42%) Burp Suite
10 3 (0.42%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.42%) Selenium
11 2 (0.28%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.14%) ScriptRunner
12 1 (0.14%) Sourcetree
12 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 191 (26.60%) Social Skills
2 125 (17.41%) Electronics
3 106 (14.76%) Automotive
4 101 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (9.61%) Manufacturing
6 68 (9.47%) Finance
7 44 (6.13%) Marketing
8 40 (5.57%) Influencing Skills
9 39 (5.43%) Telecoms
10 35 (4.87%) Public Sector
11 21 (2.92%) Presentation Skills
12 19 (2.65%) Aerospace
12 19 (2.65%) Tech for Good
13 16 (2.23%) Law
14 15 (2.09%) Retail
15 14 (1.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 14 (1.95%) Social Housing
16 11 (1.53%) Games
16 11 (1.53%) Organisational Skills
17 7 (0.97%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 164 (22.84%) Senior
2 163 (22.70%) Software Engineer
3 148 (20.61%) Developer
4 107 (14.90%) Embedded Engineer
5 79 (11.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 55 (7.66%) Architect
7 51 (7.10%) Hardware Engineer
8 45 (6.27%) Software Developer
9 38 (5.29%) Consultant
9 38 (5.29%) Senior Embedded Engineer
9 38 (5.29%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 38 (5.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 34 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
11 30 (4.18%) Analyst
12 28 (3.90%) Lead
13 24 (3.34%) Embedded Linux Engineer
13 24 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 24 (3.34%) Linux Engineer
13 24 (3.34%) Senior Developer
14 23 (3.20%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (9.05%) Node.js
2 39 (5.43%) .NET
3 34 (4.74%) HTML
4 31 (4.32%) CSS
5 23 (3.20%) Yocto
6 21 (2.92%) AngularJS
6 21 (2.92%) React
7 16 (2.23%) Flask
7 16 (2.23%) RESTful
8 15 (2.09%) Laravel
9 13 (1.81%) .NET Core
10 10 (1.39%) LLVM
11 9 (1.25%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.25%) Symfony
11 9 (1.25%) Vue
12 8 (1.11%) Apache Cordova
12 8 (1.11%) Qt
12 8 (1.11%) REST
13 7 (0.97%) Django
13 7 (0.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.29%) Mobile App
2 37 (5.15%) Raspberry Pi
3 33 (4.60%) Client/Server
4 26 (3.62%) Embedded Systems
5 22 (3.06%) Renewable Energy
5 22 (3.06%) Robotics
6 19 (2.65%) Blog
6 19 (2.65%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.09%) Augmented Reality
7 15 (2.09%) Smart Home
7 15 (2.09%) Virtual Reality
8 14 (1.95%) Arduino
8 14 (1.95%) ARM Cortex
9 13 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.67%) Product Ownership
10 12 (1.67%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.39%) Distributed Systems
12 9 (1.25%) Operational Technology
Operating Systems
1 188 (26.18%) Linux
2 52 (7.24%) Windows
3 48 (6.69%) Embedded Linux
4 37 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 32 (4.46%) Android
6 14 (1.95%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.56%) FreeRTOS
8 4 (0.56%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.56%) VMS
9 3 (0.42%) Debian
9 3 (0.42%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.28%) Unix
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (32.73%) Software Engineering
2 154 (21.45%) Agile
3 136 (18.94%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (13.51%) DevOps
5 84 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
6 81 (11.28%) Mentoring
7 76 (10.58%) Technical Leadership
8 69 (9.61%) Artificial Intelligence
9 58 (8.08%) CI/CD
9 58 (8.08%) Computer Science
10 57 (7.94%) Analytics
11 50 (6.96%) Machine Learning
12 48 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
13 47 (6.55%) Project Management
14 46 (6.41%) Microservices
15 39 (5.43%) Software Testing
16 38 (5.29%) Embedded Software Development
17 36 (5.01%) Business Development
18 35 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 35 (4.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 174 (24.23%) Python
2 142 (19.78%) C
3 88 (12.26%) C++
4 72 (10.03%) JavaScript
5 60 (8.36%) TypeScript
6 58 (8.08%) SQL
7 48 (6.69%) C#
8 44 (6.13%) Java
9 42 (5.85%) Embedded C
10 40 (5.57%) SystemVerilog
11 33 (4.60%) Bash
12 24 (3.34%) PHP
13 18 (2.51%) Perl
14 12 (1.67%) Rust
15 10 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.25%) Embedded C++
16 9 (1.25%) Kotlin
16 9 (1.25%) Swift
17 4 (0.56%) JSX
17 4 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 148 (20.61%) Degree
2 35 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (4.74%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.37%) Master's Degree
5 16 (2.23%) HND
6 14 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.53%) HNC
8 10 (1.39%) CISSP
9 9 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.97%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.84%) CISA
11 6 (0.84%) CISMP
11 6 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (0.84%) GIAC
11 6 (0.84%) SANS
12 5 (0.70%) Azure Certification
12 5 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.70%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.70%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.46%) QA
2 22 (3.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 21 (2.92%) GDPR
4 20 (2.79%) Data Quality
5 17 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (2.37%) SLA
6 15 (2.09%) ISO 13485
7 9 (1.25%) COSHH
7 9 (1.25%) ISO 9001
8 8 (1.11%) IEC 62304
9 7 (0.97%) JTAG
10 6 (0.84%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.84%) MISRA
10 6 (0.84%) NIST
11 5 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.56%) PMO
13 3 (0.42%) IEC 61131
14 2 (0.28%) DO-178B
15 1 (0.14%) GRC
15 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 52 (7.24%) Firmware
2 28 (3.90%) Docker
3 27 (3.76%) Active Directory
4 22 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (2.51%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (2.23%) Embedded Firmware
8 3 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (2.51%) Kubernetes
1 18 (2.51%) Terraform
2 14 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (1.67%) FortiGate
4 11 (1.53%) Ansible
4 11 (1.53%) Progress Chef
5 6 (0.84%) Opsgenie
6 4 (0.56%) Grafana
6 4 (0.56%) Proxmox
7 3 (0.42%) Nessus
7 3 (0.42%) Nmap
7 3 (0.42%) SCOM
7 3 (0.42%) WSUS
8 1 (0.14%) Functional Safety
8 1 (0.14%) Puppet
8 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 29 (4.04%) Synopsys
3 28 (3.90%) Cadence
4 27 (3.76%) SAP
5 22 (3.06%) VMware
6 20 (2.79%) Cisco
7 19 (2.65%) Google
8 12 (1.67%) Darktrace
8 12 (1.67%) HP
8 12 (1.67%) NEC
9 11 (1.53%) EMC
10 9 (1.25%) Mitel
10 9 (1.25%) Ribbon
11 8 (1.11%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.97%) Databricks
12 7 (0.97%) NVIDIA
13 6 (0.84%) Apple
13 6 (0.84%) Oracle
14 5 (0.70%) Aruba
14 5 (0.70%) Juniper