The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank 440 463 443
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.022% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £31,750 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.80% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4000 4627 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.79% 22.17% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3391 3566 3384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Modbus
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Modbus Salary Trend in the South East

Modbus
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Modbus across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Modbus Salary Histogram in the South East

Modbus
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Hampshire - 5 £31,750 -
West Sussex -3 3 - - 1
Modbus
England

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 13 (76.47%) Ethernet
2 12 (70.59%) C++
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
5 9 (52.94%) C
6 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
7 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 7 (41.18%) Embedded C
7 7 (41.18%) Embedded C++
8 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (35.29%) WinCC
8 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
8 6 (35.29%) C#
8 6 (35.29%) Python
8 6 (35.29%) GAMP
8 6 (35.29%) GMP
8 6 (35.29%) Advertising
9 5 (29.41%) SCADA
9 5 (29.41%) GPRS
9 5 (29.41%) GSM
9 5 (29.41%) PSTN
9 5 (29.41%) Project Management
9 5 (29.41%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) Linux
11 3 (17.65%) Profibus
12 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
12 2 (11.76%) ThreadX
12 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (11.76%) CPLD

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Ethernet
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) GPRS
3 5 (29.41%) GSM
3 5 (29.41%) PSTN
4 3 (17.65%) Profibus
5 1 (5.88%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) SCADA Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Development Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Test Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (29.41%) SCADA
4 2 (11.76%) CPLD
4 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (5.88%) CAN bus
5 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.76%) ThreadX
2 2 (11.76%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded C
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded C++
4 6 (35.29%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) GAMP
1 6 (35.29%) GMP
2 2 (11.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) QNX