The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank - 252 256
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.093% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+47.05% +21.42%
SCADA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2232 2406 2492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.88% 37.41% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1919 1917 1933
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SCADA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCADA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SCADA Salary Trend in the North West

SCADA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing SCADA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Wonderware
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (85.71%) Structured Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Python

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) SCADA Consultant
3 4 (57.14%) Software Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Wonderware Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Wonderware