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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Modbus
Rank 437 452 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.021% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.085% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £38,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
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
4717 4854 5317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.99% 20.72% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 3779 4236
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 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
(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
West Sussex +7 2 £38,000 +16.92%
Oxfordshire +8 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Hampshire -5 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Modbus
England

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) GSM
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Profibus
3 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (25.00%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (25.00%) Trac
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Borland
3 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) Profibus
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Trac
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) PLC Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) Borland
1 1 (25.00%) Atmel
1 1 (25.00%) Allen-Bradley