Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ZigBee
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1045 1140 1143
Rank change year-on-year +95 +3 +66
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 64 56 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 57
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £28,250 £37,000 £34,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +25.00% -3.61%

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 22,767 26,452 29,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.07% 15.25% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17,814 21,473 24,022
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,649 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for ZigBee in the UK

ZigBee
Top 10 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 16 January 2019. 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 +84 64 £60,000 +20.00% 31
UK excluding London +56 43 £62,500 +25.00% 33
London +53 21 £52,500 -12.50% 3
South East +27 11 £29,500 -41.00% 1
North West +42 10 £62,500 -13.79% 3
North of England +41 10 £62,500 -13.79% 8
East of England +38 10 £65,000 +116.67% 13
Midlands +33 6 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South West +1 6 £62,500 +25.00% 2
West Midlands - 6 £42,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing ZigBee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ZigBee.

1 37 (57.81%) Wi-Fi
2 32 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 30 (46.88%) C
3 30 (46.88%) Wireless
4 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
5 22 (34.38%) Firmware
5 22 (34.38%) WAN
6 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
7 20 (31.25%) C++
8 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
9 15 (23.44%) HTML
9 15 (23.44%) Python
10 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
10 14 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (20.31%) 802.1X
11 13 (20.31%) Degree
11 13 (20.31%) 802.15
11 13 (20.31%) LAN
11 13 (20.31%) Java
11 13 (20.31%) Linux
12 12 (18.75%) SOAP
12 12 (18.75%) ITIL
12 12 (18.75%) Electronics
12 12 (18.75%) Finance
12 12 (18.75%) Smart Meter
12 12 (18.75%) Analytics
12 12 (18.75%) CCTV
12 12 (18.75%) CAFM
12 12 (18.75%) Facilities Management
12 12 (18.75%) Asset Management

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 8 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (57.81%) Wi-Fi
2 32 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 30 (46.88%) Wireless
4 22 (34.38%) WAN
5 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
6 13 (20.31%) 802.15
6 13 (20.31%) LAN
7 11 (17.19%) Internet
8 7 (10.94%) HTTP
8 7 (10.94%) IPv6
8 7 (10.94%) SSL
8 7 (10.94%) X.509
9 6 (9.38%) 2G
9 6 (9.38%) 3G
9 6 (9.38%) DHCP
9 6 (9.38%) DNS
9 6 (9.38%) GSM
9 6 (9.38%) ICMP
10 4 (6.25%) Z-Wave
11 2 (3.13%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (9.38%) CodeWarrior
2 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) GCC
General
1 12 (18.75%) Electronics
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Automotive
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Software Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (7.81%) Software Development Team Leader
6 5 (7.81%) Subject Matter Expert
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Product Specialist
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) HTML
2 13 (20.31%) 802.1X
3 12 (18.75%) SOAP
4 11 (17.19%) REST
5 9 (14.06%) JSON
6 8 (12.50%) Node.js
6 8 (12.50%) React
7 7 (10.94%) Ajax
7 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.94%) CSS
8 5 (7.81%) Web Services
9 2 (3.13%) Flash
9 2 (3.13%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (18.75%) CCTV
2 12 (18.75%) Smart Meter
3 9 (14.06%) Smart Energy
4 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (10.94%) Smart Home
6 5 (7.81%) Internet of Things
7 4 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (3.13%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
2 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
3 12 (18.75%) Analytics
3 12 (18.75%) API Integration
3 12 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 12 (18.75%) CAFM
3 12 (18.75%) Facilities Management
3 12 (18.75%) ITIL
3 12 (18.75%) Power Management
3 12 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 8 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 8 (12.50%) Service Design
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.38%) IC Design
8 6 (9.38%) Test Management
8 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) C
2 20 (31.25%) C++
3 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.44%) Python
5 13 (20.31%) Java
6 9 (14.06%) Embedded C
7 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.50%) C#
7 8 (12.50%) SQL
8 6 (9.38%) PHP
8 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.13%) Fortran
9 2 (3.13%) Perl
10 1 (1.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 8 (12.50%) Sun Certification
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (34.38%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Atlassian
1 6 (9.38%) HP
1 6 (9.38%) Remedy
2 2 (3.13%) BT
2 2 (3.13%) EMC