Period
to 19 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ZigBee
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1102 1219
Rank change year-on-year +1 +117 +68
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 72 104 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.059% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 87 32
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £58,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 25,114 28,194 32,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.00% 15.89% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19,961 22,885 26,947
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ZigBee in the UK

ZigBee
Top 9 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 September 2018. 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 -3 72 £52,500 +16.67% 40
UK excluding London -10 49 £50,000 +11.11% 38
South East +13 27 £50,000 - 6
London +49 23 £57,500 -14.81% 5
South West -4 12 £57,500 +35.29% 5
East of England +13 7 £65,000 +18.18% 14
North of England +27 3 £65,000 +62.50% 2
North West +9 2 £67,500 -6.90%
Yorkshire +12 1 £44,000 +10.00% 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 43 (59.72%) Bluetooth
2 32 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 31 (43.06%) C
4 30 (41.67%) Wireless
5 29 (40.28%) Software Engineering
6 25 (34.72%) Linux
7 22 (30.56%) C++
7 22 (30.56%) Power Management
8 21 (29.17%) 802.1X
8 21 (29.17%) Degree
9 20 (27.78%) Java
9 20 (27.78%) Python
9 20 (27.78%) 802.15
10 19 (26.39%) SOAP
10 19 (26.39%) Analytics
11 17 (23.61%) Firmware
11 17 (23.61%) ITIL
11 17 (23.61%) CAFM
11 17 (23.61%) CCTV
11 17 (23.61%) Facilities Management
11 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (23.61%) Asset Management
11 17 (23.61%) Finance
11 17 (23.61%) API Integration
11 17 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (22.22%) Scrum
12 16 (22.22%) Software Testing
12 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
13 14 (19.44%) Embedded C

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 14 (19.44%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) Predix
2 2 (2.78%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (59.72%) Bluetooth
2 32 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 30 (41.67%) Wireless
4 20 (27.78%) 802.15
5 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
6 13 (18.06%) WAN
7 11 (15.28%) 3G
7 11 (15.28%) 3GPP
7 11 (15.28%) LAN
8 10 (13.89%) Internet
8 10 (13.89%) MQTT
9 9 (12.50%) 802.11
9 9 (12.50%) GPRS
10 6 (8.33%) 2G
10 6 (8.33%) DHCP
10 6 (8.33%) DNS
10 6 (8.33%) Ethernet
10 6 (8.33%) GSM
10 6 (8.33%) ICMP
10 6 (8.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Electronics
3 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Automotive
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Development Team Leader
5 5 (6.94%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Product Owner
5 5 (6.94%) Software Development Team Leader
5 5 (6.94%) Software Team Leader
5 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) 802.1X
2 19 (26.39%) SOAP
3 11 (15.28%) HTML
4 10 (13.89%) Node.js
4 10 (13.89%) React
4 10 (13.89%) Web Services
5 9 (12.50%) JSON
5 9 (12.50%) REST
6 5 (6.94%) Ajax
6 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.94%) CSS
7 2 (2.78%) Kafka
7 2 (2.78%) Middleware
7 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.78%) WebSockets
7 2 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) CCTV
2 7 (9.72%) Internet of Things
3 6 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.33%) Smart Energy
3 6 (8.33%) Smart Meter
4 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) Smart Home
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.78%) Arduino
7 2 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.78%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 2 (2.78%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.39%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) FreeRTOS
2 8 (11.11%) ThreadX
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
4 5 (6.94%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Software Engineering
2 22 (30.56%) Power Management
3 19 (26.39%) Analytics
4 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.61%) API Integration
4 17 (23.61%) Asset Management
4 17 (23.61%) CAFM
4 17 (23.61%) Facilities Management
4 17 (23.61%) ITIL
4 17 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (22.22%) Scrum
5 16 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Validation
7 8 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 8 (11.11%) UML
8 7 (9.72%) Product Management
9 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.33%) Test Management
9 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) C
2 22 (30.56%) C++
3 20 (27.78%) Java
3 20 (27.78%) Python
4 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 14 (19.44%) Embedded C
6 11 (15.28%) SQL
7 8 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 7 (9.72%) C#
9 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (8.33%) Embedded C++
9 6 (8.33%) PHP
9 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.78%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.78%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) Sun Certification
3 6 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.78%) HND
4 2 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) MISRA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.33%) HP
2 6 (8.33%) Remedy
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.78%) EMC
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Sigfox