Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Energy
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1082 1195 1267
Rank change year-on-year +113 +72 +43
Permanent jobs citing Smart Energy 124 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.062% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 90 40 31
UK median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +26.32% -20.83%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -22.22%

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 77777 77328 91200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.99% 40.93% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58681 63584 73079
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Energy in the UK

Smart Energy
Top 8 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 21 November 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 +104 123 £45,000 -25.00% 14
UK excluding London +84 75 £42,500 +13.33% 8
London +41 49 £45,000 -25.00% 6
East of England +36 34 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North of England +39 29 £46,250 +23.33%
North West +31 29 £46,250 +23.33%
South West - 11 - -
Northern Ireland -25 1 £45,000 +16.13%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 47 (37.90%) Smart Meter
2 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.19%) Java
4 26 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (18.55%) Computer Science
6 22 (17.74%) Degree
7 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (14.52%) Internet
9 18 (14.52%) Process Management
9 18 (14.52%) Internet of Things
10 17 (13.71%) NoSQL
10 17 (13.71%) Finance
10 17 (13.71%) ISTQB
10 17 (13.71%) ISEB
11 16 (12.90%) Python
11 16 (12.90%) Information Security
12 15 (12.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (11.29%) Linux
13 14 (11.29%) CISA
13 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
14 13 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (10.48%) Project Management
14 13 (10.48%) SQL
14 13 (10.48%) Telecoms
15 12 (9.68%) HP
15 12 (9.68%) JBehave
15 12 (9.68%) Git (software)
15 12 (9.68%) Cucumber
15 12 (9.68%) Defect Management

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 (6.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) Internet
2 7 (5.65%) Wireless
2 7 (5.65%) ZigBee
3 5 (4.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.45%) Big Data
3 8 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.42%) MySQL
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Cucumber
1 12 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 12 (9.68%) JBehave
2 8 (6.45%) JUnit
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (13.71%) Finance
2 13 (10.48%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.65%) Billing
4 4 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (28.23%) Analyst
2 29 (23.39%) Developer
3 22 (17.74%) Java Developer
4 20 (16.13%) Test Analyst
5 18 (14.52%) Project Manager
6 14 (11.29%) Security Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Developer in Test
7 12 (9.68%) Information Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) IoT Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Manager
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (7.26%) Smart Energy Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Data Scientist
9 8 (6.45%) Linux Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) AWS Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Architect
12 5 (4.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.45%) REST
2 4 (3.23%) Django
3 3 (2.42%) CSS
3 3 (2.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) Flask
4 1 (0.81%) Pyramid
4 1 (0.81%) RxJava
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (37.90%) Smart Meter
2 26 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (18.55%) Computer Science
4 18 (14.52%) Internet of Things
5 9 (7.26%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 8 (6.45%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (2.42%) PKI
8 1 (0.81%) CESG
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.81%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.29%) Linux
2 1 (0.81%) Android
2 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.52%) Process Management
3 16 (12.90%) Information Security
4 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
5 13 (10.48%) Project Management
6 12 (9.68%) Defect Management
7 11 (8.87%) Machine Learning
7 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (8.06%) Analytics
9 9 (7.26%) Business Transformation
9 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.45%) Complexity Analysis
10 8 (6.45%) Data Extraction
10 8 (6.45%) Mathematical Modelling
10 8 (6.45%) Mathematics
10 8 (6.45%) Microservices
10 8 (6.45%) Physics
11 7 (5.65%) CRM
11 7 (5.65%) Data Analytics
12 6 (4.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.19%) Java
2 16 (12.90%) Python
3 13 (10.48%) SQL
4 8 (6.45%) Scala
5 6 (4.84%) C++
6 4 (3.23%) Assembly Language
6 4 (3.23%) VC++
7 3 (2.42%) C
7 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.81%) Haskell
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Degree
2 17 (13.71%) ISEB
2 17 (13.71%) ISTQB
3 14 (11.29%) CISA
4 11 (8.87%) CISM
5 8 (6.45%) PhD
6 5 (4.03%) CISSP
7 4 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.81%) CCSA
9 1 (0.81%) CCSP
9 1 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (9.68%) HP
2 1 (0.81%) BMC
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy