The UK smart sensors market was estimated to be worth USD 358.59 million in 2015, and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 23.46% to reach USD 1028.66 million by the end of 2020. Smart sensors have become an integral part of our daily lives; we interact with several sensors even while performing mundane daily tasks. They are either integrated into other products for providing sensory information or offered as end products in the form of pressure and heart rate sensors. The UK smart sensor market is highly dynamic. The smart sensor technology is no longer in its infancy; it has been greatly aided by advancements to gain a wider adoption in several application segments. Industrial, healthcare and automotive sectors have attained maturity in this market.
The major drivers for growth in this market are technological advancements in MEMS and high demand for smart sensors in the healthcare industry. The rate of adoption for smart sensors in the healthcare sector has a marked rise owing to performance and reliability improvements. Smart sensors are widely deployed in health monitoring, medical diagnostics and biomedical applications. Conversely, high costs of acquisition coupled with complex design and customization issues may impede the rate of growth in this market.
Smart sensors can be segmented by Type (flow, temperature, pressure, touch, and position), Technology (MEMS and Optical Spectrometry), component (Analog to Digital, Digital to Analog) and application (Aerospace & Defense, Technology & Automation, Healthcare, Building Automation, Industrial Automation and Consumer Electronics).
Abb Ltd, Airmar Technology Corporation, Analog Devices Inc., Siemens Ag, Safran Group (Colibrys Switzerland Ltd.), Eaton Corporation, Sensirion Ag, Ultra Electronics Holdings, Dialog Semiconductor, E2v Technologies, Coherent Inc., Stmicroelectronics, Krohne Group, Omron Corporation, Yokogawa And Honeywell are few of the key players in this market that are mentioned in the report.
What the report offers
- Market Definition for Smart Sensors along with identification of key drivers and restraints for the market.
- Market analysis for the Smart Sensors Market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scale.
- Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities and identification of key companies which can influence the market on regional scale.
- Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their strategic initiatives and market shares.
- Identification and analysis of the Macro and Micro factors that affect the smart sensors market on both global and regional scale.
- A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
1.1 Study Deliverables
1.2 Study Assumption
1.3 Market Definition
1.4 Key Findings
2. Research Methodology
3. Executive Summary
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Market Overview
4.2 Market Drivers
4.2.1 Growing Trend of Miniaturization in Electronics
4.2.2 Increasing applications in healthcare sector
4.3 Market Restraints
4.3.1 Complex structure compared to that of traditional Sensors
4.3.2 High acquisition and deployment costs
4.4 Industry Value Chain Analysis
4.5 Industry Attractiveness - Porter's Five Forces Analysis
4.5.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
4.5.3 Threat From New Entrants
4.5.4 Threat From Substitute Products
4.5.5 Competitive Rivalry Within the Industry
5. Technology Snapshot
6. United Kingdom Smart Sensors Market Segmentation
6.1 By Type
6.1.1 Flow Sensors
6.1.2 Image Sensors
6.1.3 Temperature and Humidity Sensors
220.127.116.11 IR sensors
18.104.22.168 Capacitive Humidity Sensors
22.214.171.124 Resistive Humidity Sensors
6.1.4 Pressure Sensors
126.96.36.199 Piezoresistive Pressure Sensors
188.8.131.52 Capacitive Pressure Sensors
184.108.40.206 Optical Pressure Sensors
220.127.116.11 Electromagnetic Pressure Sensors
18.104.22.168 Resonant Solid State Pressure Sensors
6.1.5 Touch Sensors
22.214.171.124 Resistive Sensors
126.96.36.199 Capacitive Sensors
6.1.6 Position Sensors
188.8.131.52 Linear Position Sensors
184.108.40.206 Rotary Position Sensors
220.127.116.11 Proximity Sensors
6.1.7 Motion and Occupancy Sensors
18.104.22.168 Smart Motion Sensors
22.214.171.124 Motion Embeded Sensors (Accelerometers, Gyroscopes, Magnetometers)
126.96.36.199 Intelligent Occupancy Sensors (IOSs)
188.8.131.52 Image Processing Occupancy Sensors (IPOSs)
6.1.8 Light Sensors
184.108.40.206 Analog Light Sensors
220.127.116.11 Digital Light Sensors
6.1.9 Water Sensors
18.104.22.168 Turbidity Sensors
22.214.171.124 Soil Moisture Sensors
126.96.36.199 Level Sensors
188.8.131.52 PH Sensors
184.108.40.206 Dissolved Oxygen Sensors
6.2 By Technology
6.2.2 Optical Spectroscopy
6.3 BY Component
6.3.1 Analog to Digital Coverter
6.3.2 Digital to Analog Coverter
6.4 By Application
6.4.1 Aerospace and Defense
6.4.2 Automotive and Transportation
6.4.4 Industrial Automation
6.4.5 Building Automation
220.127.116.11 Access Control
6.4.6 Consumer Electronics
7. Key Vendor Profiles
8. Investment Outlook
9. Future of Smart Sensors Market