The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Modbus
Rank 872 872 860
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 11 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.021% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.12% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Modbus
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18878 19372 21190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.29% 17.32% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15038 15395 17233
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Modbus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Modbus
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Modbus across the England region.

Modbus Salary Trend in England

Modbus
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Modbus across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Modbus Salary Histogram in England

Modbus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -22 7 £45,000 +24.13%
South East +14 4 £38,000 +12.59%
Modbus
UK

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Modbus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Modbus.

1 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
2 22 (59.46%) C++
3 20 (54.05%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) .NET
4 19 (51.35%) C
5 16 (43.24%) Profibus
6 14 (37.84%) Ethernet
7 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (29.73%) Embedded C
8 11 (29.73%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) OO
9 10 (27.03%) UML
9 10 (27.03%) Embedded C++
9 10 (27.03%) Firmware
9 10 (27.03%) Automotive
9 10 (27.03%) Qt
9 10 (27.03%) Freescale
9 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.03%) JTAG
10 9 (24.32%) WPF
11 8 (21.62%) Nucleus RTOS
11 8 (21.62%) Software Architecture
11 8 (21.62%) QNX
11 8 (21.62%) Device Driver
11 8 (21.62%) Middleware
11 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
11 8 (21.62%) OOD
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
12 7 (18.92%) Degree

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Modbus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Modbus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) WinCC
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) Simulink
3 2 (5.41%) Stateflow
3 2 (5.41%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Profibus
2 14 (37.84%) Ethernet
3 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) SNMP
5 2 (5.41%) GSM
6 1 (2.70%) PSTN
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Trac
General
1 10 (27.03%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) SCADA Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) Qt
3 9 (24.32%) WPF
4 8 (21.62%) Middleware
5 4 (10.81%) WCF
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.11%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.41%) ATL
7 2 (5.41%) DCOM
7 2 (5.41%) XSL
7 2 (5.41%) WinForms
7 2 (5.41%) HTML
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (2.70%) ODBC
8 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Device Driver
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) SCADA
4 5 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Nucleus RTOS
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
2 11 (29.73%) OO
3 10 (27.03%) UML
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Software Architecture
4 8 (21.62%) OOD
5 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) MVC
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) OOP
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.70%) CAD
8 1 (2.70%) Data Management
8 1 (2.70%) Product Management
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) C++
2 20 (54.05%) C#
3 19 (51.35%) C
4 11 (29.73%) Embedded C
5 10 (27.03%) Embedded C++
6 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
6 6 (16.22%) SQL
7 2 (5.41%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) VB
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) JTAG
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Freescale
2 8 (21.62%) QNX
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Siemens
5 2 (5.41%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Atmel
6 1 (2.70%) Borland