Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Industrial Internet of Things in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Industrial Internet of Things over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)
UK
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 973 782 1101
Rank change year-on-year -191 +319 +94
Permanent jobs citing Industrial Internet of Things 21 13 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.053% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
10th Percentile " £38,750 £31,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £40,625 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £74,438 £55,000
90th Percentile £96,200 £75,625 "
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +108.33% -25.00%

Industrial Internet of Things 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 44,468 24,346 50,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.15% 35.49% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26,993 19,391 38,750
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,986 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,994
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.79% +0.94%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Industrial Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Industrial Internet of Things as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Industrial Internet of Things in the UK

Industrial Internet of Things
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Industrial Internet of Things.

Salary trend for Industrial Internet of Things in the UK

Industrial Internet of Things
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Industrial Internet of Things over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Industrial Internet of Things in the UK

Industrial Internet of Things
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Industrial Internet of Things within the UK over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
England -160 21 £55,000 -8.33% 4
London -122 16 £114,000 +140.00% 2
UK excluding London -153 4 £55,000 -12.00% 2
East Midlands - 4 £55,000 - 1
Midlands - 4 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing Industrial Internet of Things 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 with a requirement for Industrial Internet of Things.

1 19 (90.48%) C++
1 19 (90.48%) Python
2 16 (76.19%) Analytics
2 16 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (71.43%) Social Skills
3 15 (71.43%) Visualisation
4 11 (52.38%) Manufacturing
5 10 (47.62%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (47.62%) Ruby
5 10 (47.62%) PhD
5 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
5 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Autodesk
5 10 (47.62%) Primavera
5 10 (47.62%) Azure
5 10 (47.62%) AWS
5 10 (47.62%) Image Processing
5 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
5 10 (47.62%) Big Data
5 10 (47.62%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) Robotics
5 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
5 10 (47.62%) Presentation Skills
5 10 (47.62%) Digital Twin
5 10 (47.62%) PyTorch
5 10 (47.62%) Edge Computing
5 10 (47.62%) Performance Optimisation

Industrial Internet of Things
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) AWS
1 10 (47.62%) Azure
1 10 (47.62%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) GSM
3 4 (19.05%) Modbus
4 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Big Data
1 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
1 10 (47.62%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
1 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Robot Framework
General
1 15 (71.43%) Social Skills
2 11 (52.38%) Manufacturing
3 10 (47.62%) Presentation Skills
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (23.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Python Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Python Software Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Lead Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Verification Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IoT Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) PyTorch
1 10 (47.62%) scikit-learn
1 10 (47.62%) TensorFlow
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (47.62%) Robotics
2 6 (28.57%) Internet of Things
3 5 (23.81%) Derivative
3 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) CAN bus
5 1 (4.76%) Industry 4.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Analytics
1 16 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 10 (47.62%) Actionable Insight
3 10 (47.62%) Artificial Intelligence
3 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
3 10 (47.62%) Computer Vision
3 10 (47.62%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (47.62%) Digital Twin
3 10 (47.62%) Edge Computing
3 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
3 10 (47.62%) Image Processing
3 10 (47.62%) Performance Optimisation
3 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (23.81%) FMECA
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C++
1 19 (90.48%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Go
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Ruby
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) PhD
2 5 (23.81%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.76%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) HAZOP
1 5 (23.81%) IEC 61508
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Docker Swarm
1 10 (47.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Autodesk