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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modbus
Rank 871 845 839
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 6 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.007% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.031% 0.039% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 33
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +92.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £53,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +53.57%
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
19470 17878 20472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.96% 17.74% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15543 14538 16951
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East -4 2 £36,250 -46.29% 3
South West - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
London - 1 £50,000 -
Modbus
UK

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Degree
2 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 15 (53.57%) C#
3 15 (53.57%) .NET
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
6 12 (42.86%) WPF
7 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
8 7 (25.00%) SCADA
8 7 (25.00%) Profibus
8 7 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) C++
11 4 (14.29%) AutoCAD
11 4 (14.29%) Siemens
11 4 (14.29%) HTML
11 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 4 (14.29%) Allen-Bradley
11 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
11 4 (14.29%) WCF
12 3 (10.71%) Zenoss
12 3 (10.71%) WhatsUp Gold
12 3 (10.71%) LabWindows
12 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (10.71%) Perl
12 3 (10.71%) MS Office

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) WinCC
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 7 (25.00%) Profibus
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) WiX
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Software Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) PLC Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) PLC Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Programmer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) WPF
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (10.71%) COM+
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) OOD
5 1 (3.57%) SOA
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.57%) Tcl
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) HNC
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
1 3 (10.71%) Zenoss
1 3 (10.71%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Siemens
2 4 (14.29%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (3.57%) QNX
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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