Smart Home (Connected Home)
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Home in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Home over the 6 months to 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 796 983 1139
Rank change year-on-year +187 +156 -351
Permanent jobs citing Smart Home 29 36 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.076% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 18
10th Percentile £40,500 £50,681 £43,809
25th Percentile £41,250 £51,250 £45,386
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,146
90th Percentile £79,500 £87,000 £83,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +11.70%

All Generic Skills
UK

Smart Home 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 28,877 47,167 64,306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 35.55% 42.15% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20,548 25,962 33,337
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £39,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,419 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Smart Home
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Smart Home as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Home in the UK

Smart Home
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Smart Home.

Salary trend for Smart Home in the UK

Smart Home
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Smart Home over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Smart Home in the UK

Smart Home
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Home within the UK over the 6 months to 29 February 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
England +204 28 £55,000 +4.76% 46
UK excluding London +129 22 £55,000 -8.33% 39
Work from Home +130 11 £55,000 -8.33% 44
Yorkshire +101 7 £42,500 -9.89% 6
North of England +94 7 £42,500 -12.20% 12
West Midlands - 7 £55,000 - 5
Midlands - 7 £55,000 - 10
London +169 6 £50,000 -4.76% 9
South West - 6 £65,000 - 2
East of England +40 2 £72,500 -35.56% 12

Smart Home
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) Jupyter
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) LightWave 3D
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Azure
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (17.24%) GitHub
4 3 (10.34%) AWS
5 1 (3.45%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) PaaS
5 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) RS-232
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) Bluetooth
2 5 (17.24%) RS-485
2 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (17.24%) Wireless
2 5 (17.24%) ZigBee
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Delta Lake
2 1 (3.45%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
General
1 11 (37.93%) Social Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics
2 6 (20.69%) Social Housing
2 6 (20.69%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Support
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
1 7 (24.14%) Support Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Lead
4 2 (6.90%) Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Python Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) IoT
2 7 (24.14%) Driving Licence
2 7 (24.14%) Home Automation
3 1 (3.45%) CCTV
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.45%) Housing Association
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Customer Service
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) Agile
5 4 (13.79%) Customer Experience
6 2 (6.90%) Clean Code
6 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Development
6 2 (6.90%) Microservices
6 2 (6.90%) SOLID
7 1 (3.45%) Business Strategy
7 1 (3.45%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.45%) Roadmaps
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) TypeScript
2 5 (17.24%) C
2 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Meraki
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) VMware