Period
to 19 September 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Energy in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Energy over the 6 months to 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Energy
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1047 1202 1263
Rank change year-on-year +155 +61 +39
Permanent jobs citing Smart Energy 134 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.059% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 98 39 45
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £41,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +50.00% -31.25%

Smart Energy 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 76351 79932 90774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.09% 41.21% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57423 65526 72871
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Smart Energy
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Smart Energy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Energy in the UK

Smart Energy
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Smart Energy in the UK

Smart Energy
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Energy over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Energy in the UK

Smart Energy
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Energy within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2017. 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 +151 132 £45,000 -23.40% 7
UK excluding London +107 81 £43,750 +6.06% 5
London +56 53 £60,000 - 2
East of England +40 32 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North of England +8 29 £46,250 +23.33% 1
North West - 29 £46,250 - 1
South West - 11 - -
Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
South East +62 2 £55,000 -10.20%
Northern Ireland -20 2 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands - 2 £78,750 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Energy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Smart Energy.

1 51 (38.06%) Smart Meter
2 44 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (22.39%) Java
4 27 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
6 23 (17.16%) Process Management
7 22 (16.42%) Finance
8 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Office
9 19 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (13.43%) Degree
10 18 (13.43%) NoSQL
11 17 (12.69%) Information Security
12 15 (11.19%) Project Management
12 15 (11.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (10.45%) ISTQB
13 14 (10.45%) ISEB
13 14 (10.45%) CISA
14 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
14 13 (9.70%) Telecoms
14 13 (9.70%) Internet
14 13 (9.70%) SQL
14 13 (9.70%) Multithreading
14 13 (9.70%) Internet of Things
14 13 (9.70%) Defect Management
15 12 (8.96%) Relational Database
15 12 (8.96%) Machine Learning
15 12 (8.96%) Git (software)
15 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (8.96%) JBehave

Smart Energy
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.97%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.70%) Internet
2 9 (6.72%) ZigBee
3 5 (3.73%) WAN
4 3 (2.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) 2G
5 1 (0.75%) 3G
5 1 (0.75%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.43%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.72%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.97%) Big Data
5 3 (2.24%) MySQL
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Cucumber
1 12 (8.96%) Git (software)
1 12 (8.96%) JBehave
2 8 (5.97%) JUnit
3 1 (0.75%) NUnit
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (16.42%) Finance
2 13 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.48%) Billing
4 2 (1.49%) Electronics
4 2 (1.49%) Law
4 2 (1.49%) Legal
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Analyst
2 25 (18.66%) Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Project Manager
4 17 (12.69%) Test Analyst
5 14 (10.45%) Security Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Architect
6 12 (8.96%) Developer in Test
6 12 (8.96%) Information Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Senior Manager
7 10 (7.46%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (6.72%) Linux Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Data Scientist
9 8 (5.97%) IoT Developer
10 7 (5.22%) AWS Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Lead Architect
11 6 (4.48%) Service Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Smart Energy Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Smart Energy Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) REST
2 3 (2.24%) CSS
2 3 (2.24%) Django
2 3 (2.24%) HTML
3 2 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (0.75%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) Laravel
4 1 (0.75%) Node.js
4 1 (0.75%) React
4 1 (0.75%) Symfony
4 1 (0.75%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (38.06%) Smart Meter
2 27 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.70%) Internet of Things
4 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.97%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.97%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (2.99%) PKI
6 4 (2.99%) Smart Home
7 2 (1.49%) CESG
8 1 (0.75%) Blog
8 1 (0.75%) CMDB
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.16%) Process Management
3 19 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.69%) Information Security
5 15 (11.19%) Project Management
6 13 (9.70%) Defect Management
6 13 (9.70%) Multithreading
7 12 (8.96%) Machine Learning
8 10 (7.46%) Analytics
8 10 (7.46%) Asset Management
9 9 (6.72%) B2B
9 9 (6.72%) Business Transformation
9 9 (6.72%) Mathematics
9 9 (6.72%) Physics
9 9 (6.72%) Service Management
10 8 (5.97%) Complexity Analysis
10 8 (5.97%) Data Extraction
10 8 (5.97%) Mathematical Modelling
10 8 (5.97%) Microservices
11 7 (5.22%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.39%) Java
2 13 (9.70%) SQL
3 11 (8.21%) Python
4 8 (5.97%) Scala
5 5 (3.73%) C
6 4 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (0.75%) C#
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.75%) F#
8 1 (0.75%) Haskell
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 14 (10.45%) CISA
2 14 (10.45%) ISEB
2 14 (10.45%) ISTQB
3 12 (8.96%) CISM
4 8 (5.97%) PhD
5 6 (4.48%) CISSP
6 4 (2.99%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (1.49%) CCSA
8 2 (1.49%) CCSP
8 2 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.73%) QA
3 4 (2.99%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.75%) COBIT
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (8.21%) HP
2 2 (1.49%) SAP
3 1 (0.75%) BMC
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy
3 1 (0.75%) Zend