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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ZigBee
UK
Rank 811 921 927
Rank change year-on-year +110 +6  
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 53 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.027% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -31.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,250 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -31.81%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13525 17875 19834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.99% 17.29% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11020 14776 15811
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

ZigBee
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ZigBee as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ZigBee in the UK

ZigBee
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 March 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 +112 51 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Yorkshire +38 25 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
East of England +36 10 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +18 10 £50,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +35 9 £37,000 -6.32%
Cambridge +11 9 £50,000 - 3
Wakefield +9 9 £37,000 -10.84%
Doncaster - 6 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £40,000 -
London +76 5 £80,000 +156.00% 3
South East +68 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
North Yorkshire +10 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Harrogate +5 4 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +2 3 - - 3
Leicestershire - 3 - - 3
Leicester - 3 - - 2
Berkshire +39 2 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
Newbury - 2 £50,000 - 1
Warwick - 2 £40,000 -
Livingston - 2 £42,500 -
Crawley - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Scotland - 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire +22 1 - -
Durham - 1 £37,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 69 (83.13%) C
2 66 (79.52%) C++
3 61 (73.49%) Firmware
4 58 (69.88%) Bluetooth
5 56 (67.47%) Wireless
6 54 (65.06%) Software Engineering
7 53 (63.86%) Embedded C
8 48 (57.83%) Embedded C++
9 46 (55.42%) TCP/IP
10 43 (51.81%) Electronics
10 43 (51.81%) Ethernet
11 32 (38.55%) RS-485
12 29 (34.94%) RS-232
13 28 (33.73%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (32.53%) Manufacturing
15 25 (30.12%) Degree
16 21 (25.30%) Home Automation
16 21 (25.30%) Validation
16 21 (25.30%) RS-422
16 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (25.30%) ANSI C
17 20 (24.10%) SDLC
18 16 (19.28%) GSM
18 16 (19.28%) Python
19 15 (18.07%) Java
19 15 (18.07%) Linux
20 14 (16.87%) GPRS
20 14 (16.87%) Smart Home
21 13 (15.66%) Internet
21 13 (15.66%) Atmel

ZigBee
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (69.88%) Bluetooth
2 56 (67.47%) Wireless
3 46 (55.42%) TCP/IP
4 43 (51.81%) Ethernet
5 32 (38.55%) RS-485
6 29 (34.94%) RS-232
7 28 (33.73%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (25.30%) RS-422
9 16 (19.28%) GSM
10 14 (16.87%) GPRS
11 13 (15.66%) Internet
12 3 (3.61%) DECT
12 3 (3.61%) HTTP
12 3 (3.61%) VoIP
13 2 (2.41%) 3G
13 2 (2.41%) 4G
13 2 (2.41%) 802.15
13 2 (2.41%) LTE
13 2 (2.41%) WAN
14 1 (1.20%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 43 (51.81%) Electronics
2 27 (32.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Automotive
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Finance
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (69.88%) Embedded Engineer
2 52 (62.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 52 (62.65%) Software Engineer
3 40 (48.19%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 40 (48.19%) Firmware Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Embedded C Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Developer
6 8 (9.64%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Embedded Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.41%) AllJoyn
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.20%) REST
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (25.30%) Home Automation
2 14 (16.87%) Smart Home
3 12 (14.46%) Internet of Things
4 11 (13.25%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.82%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.41%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.41%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.20%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (1.20%) ThreadX
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.06%) Software Engineering
2 21 (25.30%) Validation
3 20 (24.10%) SDLC
4 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.23%) Linux Kernel Development
6 4 (4.82%) Logistics
7 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.61%) Physics
7 3 (3.61%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.41%) Business Development
8 2 (2.41%) Data Management
8 2 (2.41%) Data Security
8 2 (2.41%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (2.41%) Disruptive Innovation
8 2 (2.41%) Market Research
8 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) UML
9 1 (1.20%) CMMI
9 1 (1.20%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) C
2 66 (79.52%) C++
3 53 (63.86%) Embedded C
4 48 (57.83%) Embedded C++
5 21 (25.30%) ANSI C
6 16 (19.28%) Python
7 15 (18.07%) Java
8 5 (6.02%) C#
8 5 (6.02%) Perl
9 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.61%) SQL
10 2 (2.41%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) PhD
3 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 61 (73.49%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Atmel
2 6 (7.23%) EMC
3 4 (4.82%) Google
4 2 (2.41%) Apple
4 2 (2.41%) Samsung
5 1 (1.20%) CA
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £56,300 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 25% Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
itecopeople
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + CA + Bonus ++
Posted: 24 days ago