Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ZigBee skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ZigBee over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ZigBee
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1176 1237
Rank change year-on-year +44 +61 +52
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 66 42 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 53
UK median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -17.00%

ZigBee is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27907 32032 36420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.66% 16.98% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22586 26216 30097
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ZigBee
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ZigBee in the UK

ZigBee
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ZigBee in the UK

ZigBee
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ZigBee over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ZigBee in the UK

ZigBee
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +65 62 £47,500 +5.56% 7
UK excluding London +54 50 £45,000 - 6
South East +68 19 £50,000 - 2
London +14 15 £60,000 +60.00% 1
South West +39 14 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Midlands +41 7 £42,500 -14.14%
North of England +1 6 £60,000 +50.00%
West Midlands +20 4 £45,000 -9.09%
North West -2 4 £72,500 +81.25%
Scotland -7 3 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +22 1 £40,000 -
East of England +7 1 - - 2
North East - 1 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 50 (75.76%) C
1 50 (75.76%) C++
2 38 (57.58%) Wi-Fi
2 38 (57.58%) Electronics
2 38 (57.58%) Degree
3 33 (50.00%) Firmware
4 26 (39.39%) REST
4 26 (39.39%) Smart Home
5 25 (37.88%) Wireless
5 25 (37.88%) JSON
6 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 20 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (25.76%) Bluetooth
9 14 (21.21%) Embedded C++
10 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (16.67%) Internet
10 11 (16.67%) SDLC
11 10 (15.15%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (15.15%) Linux
11 10 (15.15%) Java
12 9 (13.64%) Python
12 9 (13.64%) Embedded C
12 9 (13.64%) Scrum
13 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
13 8 (12.12%) OO
13 8 (12.12%) WAN
13 8 (12.12%) C#
14 7 (10.61%) Modbus
14 7 (10.61%) Git (software)

ZigBee
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 1 (1.52%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (57.58%) Wi-Fi
2 25 (37.88%) Wireless
3 17 (25.76%) Bluetooth
4 11 (16.67%) Internet
5 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 7 (10.61%) Modbus
7 5 (7.58%) Ethernet
8 4 (6.06%) RFID
8 4 (6.06%) Z-Wave
9 3 (4.55%) GPRS
9 3 (4.55%) GSM
10 2 (3.03%) 2G
10 2 (3.03%) 3G
10 2 (3.03%) 802.15
10 2 (3.03%) HTTP
11 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.52%) LAN
11 1 (1.52%) SSL
11 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.52%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.52%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Trac
General
1 38 (57.58%) Electronics
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Firmware Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Firmware Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) C++ Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Embedded Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Research Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior C++ Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Firmware Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) REST
2 25 (37.88%) JSON
3 6 (9.09%) XML
4 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 4 (6.06%) Middleware
6 2 (3.03%) .NET
6 2 (3.03%) 802.1X
6 2 (3.03%) PhoneGap
6 2 (3.03%) Web Services
7 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.52%) Ajax
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) CSS
7 1 (1.52%) POSIX
7 1 (1.52%) RESTful
7 1 (1.52%) SOAP
7 1 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Smart Home
2 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.15%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (10.61%) Smart Meter
5 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.09%) Internet of Things
5 6 (9.09%) Smart Energy
6 4 (6.06%) Arduino
6 4 (6.06%) Machine to Machine
6 4 (6.06%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
8 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 2 (3.03%) Home Automation
8 2 (3.03%) SCADA
9 1 (1.52%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.52%) Handset
9 1 (1.52%) Life Science
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Android
3 3 (4.55%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) SDLC
3 9 (13.64%) Scrum
4 8 (12.12%) OO
5 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
6 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.58%) Analytics
7 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.58%) Data Analytics
7 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.06%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 4 (6.06%) Workflow
9 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.55%) Validation
10 2 (3.03%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 50 (75.76%) C
1 50 (75.76%) C++
2 14 (21.21%) Embedded C++
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) Embedded C
4 9 (13.64%) Python
5 8 (12.12%) C#
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 20 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.58%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.06%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (6.06%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.52%) GIAC
5 1 (1.52%) GPEN
5 1 (1.52%) GWAPT
5 1 (1.52%) GXPN
5 1 (1.52%) OSCE
5 1 (1.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.52%) MISRA
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Sigfox
2 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.52%) Atmel
3 1 (1.52%) EMC
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) SAP