The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 753 785 920
Rank change year-on-year +32 +135  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 136 155 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 99 120 38
UK median annual salary £46,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.42% +5.00%  
10th Percentile £32,850 £31,174 £32,125
90th Percentile £72,750 £82,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93%  

Smart Meter is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37530 40458 45487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.20% 41.25% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 42165 48402 54417
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in the UK

Smart Meter
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the UK

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 132 £46,500 -11.42% 14
UK excluding London +9 89 £45,000 -10.00% 11
London +19 41 £58,750 +2.17% 3
North of England +14 39 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Midlands -10 31 £37,500 -25.00% 2
South East +40 18 £59,500 +19.00% 5
East of England -16 1 £46,500 -27.05%

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Meter 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 Meter.

1 68 (27.31%) Telecoms
2 63 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (19.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (18.47%) Java
6 40 (16.06%) Finance
6 40 (16.06%) Smart Energy
7 38 (15.26%) Change Management
8 36 (14.46%) Process Management
9 31 (12.45%) Test Automation
10 29 (11.65%) Degree
11 28 (11.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 28 (11.24%) Spring
12 26 (10.44%) Scrum
12 26 (10.44%) Project Management
12 26 (10.44%) Linux
12 26 (10.44%) DevOps
13 25 (10.04%) Service Management
13 25 (10.04%) TDD
14 24 (9.64%) AngularJS
15 23 (9.24%) ITIL
15 23 (9.24%) JavaScript
16 22 (8.84%) SQL
16 22 (8.84%) OO
16 22 (8.84%) Pair Programming
16 22 (8.84%) Java EE
16 22 (8.84%) Business Analysis
16 22 (8.84%) CQRS
16 22 (8.84%) Apache Flex
17 21 (8.43%) HP

Smart Meter
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 6 (2.41%) JBoss
1 6 (2.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.40%) Apache
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Primavera
2 2 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Odoo
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.42%) SaaS
2 10 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.21%) 4G
2 8 (3.21%) ZigBee
3 7 (2.81%) HTTP
3 7 (2.81%) Wireless
4 3 (1.20%) Internet
4 3 (1.20%) IPsec
4 3 (1.20%) SSL
5 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) BGP
6 1 (0.40%) DAB
6 1 (0.40%) GPRS
6 1 (0.40%) GSM
6 1 (0.40%) IPv6
6 1 (0.40%) MPLS
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) SMS
6 1 (0.40%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (3.61%) InfluxDB
3 8 (3.21%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.20%) Big Data
4 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.80%) MySQL
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.40%) DTS
6 1 (0.40%) MS Access
6 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.40%) QlikView
6 1 (0.40%) Redis
6 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Subversion
2 4 (1.61%) Artifactory
2 4 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.61%) Checkstyle
2 4 (1.61%) FindBugs
2 4 (1.61%) JUnit
3 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.20%) Maven
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) TestDirector
General
1 68 (27.31%) Telecoms
2 40 (16.06%) Finance
3 15 (6.02%) Billing
4 7 (2.81%) Retail
5 5 (2.01%) Back Office
6 3 (1.20%) Legal
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (25.70%) Analyst
2 30 (12.05%) Developer
3 25 (10.04%) Java Developer
4 24 (9.64%) Architect
5 22 (8.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (8.43%) Business Analyst
6 21 (8.43%) Test Analyst
7 17 (6.83%) Project Manager
8 12 (4.82%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
9 11 (4.42%) Lead Architect
10 10 (4.02%) Consultant
11 9 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (3.61%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (3.61%) Technical Operations Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (2.81%) Applications Engineer
13 7 (2.81%) Network Analyst
13 7 (2.81%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.24%) Spring
2 24 (9.64%) AngularJS
3 22 (8.84%) Apache Flex
3 22 (8.84%) Java EE
4 13 (5.22%) Web Services
5 9 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (3.61%) Node.js
6 7 (2.81%) 802.1X
7 5 (2.01%) LAMP
8 4 (1.61%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.61%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.61%) Middleware
8 4 (1.61%) XML
9 2 (0.80%) Apache Wicket
9 2 (0.80%) JSP
9 2 (0.80%) Servlets
9 2 (0.80%) Spring Integration
9 2 (0.80%) Spring MVC
9 2 (0.80%) Struts
9 2 (0.80%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (16.06%) Smart Energy
3 16 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.21%) PKI
6 7 (2.81%) CESG
7 5 (2.01%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.01%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.61%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.80%) Clustering
9 2 (0.80%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.80%) Smart City
9 2 (0.80%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.40%) Handset
10 1 (0.40%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.44%) Linux
2 12 (4.82%) Windows
3 9 (3.61%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (15.26%) Change Management
4 36 (14.46%) Process Management
5 31 (12.45%) Test Automation
6 26 (10.44%) DevOps
6 26 (10.44%) Project Management
6 26 (10.44%) Scrum
7 25 (10.04%) Service Management
7 25 (10.04%) TDD
8 23 (9.24%) ITIL
9 22 (8.84%) Business Analysis
9 22 (8.84%) CQRS
9 22 (8.84%) OO
9 22 (8.84%) Pair Programming
10 20 (8.03%) Incident Management
11 18 (7.23%) Analytics
11 18 (7.23%) Information Security
12 16 (6.43%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.02%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.47%) Java
2 23 (9.24%) JavaScript
3 22 (8.84%) SQL
4 16 (6.43%) Python
5 9 (3.61%) C++
6 8 (3.21%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.21%) C
6 8 (3.21%) Ruby
7 4 (1.61%) VB
8 2 (0.80%) C#
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (11.65%) Degree
2 18 (7.23%) ISEB
3 16 (6.43%) ISTQB
4 15 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (5.22%) CISSP
6 12 (4.82%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.61%) CISM
7 9 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.21%) CCNA
8 8 (3.21%) RHCE
8 8 (3.21%) RHCSA
9 7 (2.81%) CISA
10 5 (2.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (2.01%) CCSA
10 5 (2.01%) CCSP
10 5 (2.01%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.02%) PMO
3 8 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.01%) QA
5 4 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (1.61%) ISO 14001
6 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.20%) ISO 22301
6 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.80%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.40%) BS25999
8 1 (0.40%) GDPR
8 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.61%) Docker
2 4 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (3.61%) Consul
1 9 (3.61%) Icinga
1 9 (3.61%) Nagios
1 9 (3.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (8.43%) HP
2 17 (6.83%) Red Hat
3 13 (5.22%) Remedy
4 11 (4.42%) Oracle
5 9 (3.61%) AppDynamics
5 9 (3.61%) New Relic
6 8 (3.21%) Siemens
6 8 (3.21%) VMware
7 3 (1.20%) Arqiva
7 3 (1.20%) CA
7 3 (1.20%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.20%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.80%) ArcSight
8 2 (0.80%) BMC
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco
8 2 (0.80%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.80%) Nokia
8 2 (0.80%) Splunk
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithmics
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
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