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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Modbus
Rank 68 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.09% 0.88% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 6.58% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -16.66%
Modbus
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 76 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.72% 13.38% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 87
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Modbus
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Modbus Salary Trend in the North East

Modbus
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
(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
Durham +12 8 - -
Modbus
England

Modbus
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) EMC