The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAN bus over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CAN bus
Rank 876 893 837
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -56
Permanent jobs citing CAN bus 17 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.016% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.041% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £32,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.63%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42805 43480 43008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.29% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34401 34933 35896
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

CAN bus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAN bus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CAN bus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAN bus
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAN bus within the UK.

CAN bus Salary Trend in the UK

CAN bus
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAN bus over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 within the UK.

CAN bus Salary Histogram in the UK

CAN bus
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAN bus within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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
England -16 17 £37,500 - 6
West Midlands +2 6 £32,500 -
Coventry -6 5 £32,500 -
Derby - 4 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1
South East -14 2 £39,000 +7.58% 2
North West -19 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South West -21 2 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wales - 2 £37,500 -
North Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Chester - 2 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Flintshire - 2 £37,500 -
Deeside - 2 £37,500 -
East of England -21 1 £47,500 +25.00% 1
Norwich - 1 £47,500 -
Oxford - 1 £30,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,500 - 1
Surrey - 1 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -

CAN bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAN bus 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 CAN bus.

1 34 (91.89%) C
2 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
3 19 (51.35%) UML
4 17 (45.95%) C++
5 16 (43.24%) Embedded C
6 15 (40.54%) Automotive
7 12 (32.43%) Aerospace
7 12 (32.43%) Firmware
7 12 (32.43%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) MATLAB
9 10 (27.03%) Simulink
9 10 (27.03%) Embedded C++
10 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
10 8 (21.62%) Change Management
11 7 (18.92%) Assembly Language
11 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) BC Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) DO-178B
11 7 (18.92%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (16.22%) Electronics
13 5 (13.51%) VHDL
13 5 (13.51%) Linux
13 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.51%) MS Office
13 5 (13.51%) TargetLink
13 5 (13.51%) Telematics
13 5 (13.51%) Xilinx
13 5 (13.51%) Profibus

CAN bus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAN bus 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 CAN bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Simulink
2 5 (13.51%) TargetLink
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) Profibus
3 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) GDB
General
1 15 (40.54%) Automotive
2 12 (32.43%) Aerospace
3 6 (16.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Software Engineer
2 19 (51.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Development Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior
5 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Qt
2 2 (5.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.51%) VHDL
2 5 (13.51%) Telematics
3 4 (10.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
2 19 (51.35%) UML
3 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) Validation
4 3 (8.11%) Video Processing
4 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Image Processing
5 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 16 (43.24%) Embedded C
4 11 (29.73%) MATLAB
5 10 (27.03%) Embedded C++
6 7 (18.92%) Assembly Language
7 3 (8.11%) C#
8 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) BC Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Xilinx
2 2 (5.41%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
trakm8
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 21 days ago