The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modbus
Rank 899 856 853
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -3
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 5 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.014% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.024% 0.078% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 36
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20862 19212 21438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.68% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16558 15532 17592
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Modbus
Salary Trend

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

Modbus Salary Trend in the UK

Modbus
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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 -18 5 £42,500 -24.44% 7
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
London - 1 £50,000 -
Stafford - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £42,500 -

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 25 (80.65%) Degree
2 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
3 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
4 16 (51.61%) C#
4 16 (51.61%) .NET
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
5 13 (41.94%) WPF
5 13 (41.94%) Unit Testing
5 13 (41.94%) Multithreading
6 8 (25.81%) SCADA
7 6 (19.35%) Profibus
7 6 (19.35%) Ethernet
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) C++
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
9 4 (12.90%) AutoCAD
9 4 (12.90%) Siemens
9 4 (12.90%) HTML
9 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) Allen-Bradley
9 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.68%) Zenoss
10 3 (9.68%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (9.68%) WCF
10 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (9.68%) Perl
10 3 (9.68%) XML
10 3 (9.68%) HNC

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1 (3.23%) WinCC
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) AutoCAD
2 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (19.35%) Profibus
2 6 (19.35%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) SNMP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
1 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Software Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Programmer
3 4 (12.90%) PLC Programmer
3 4 (12.90%) PLC Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) WPF
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 3 (9.68%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) COM+
5 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) DCOM
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) ActiveX
5 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) SCADA
3 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Unit Testing
2 13 (41.94%) Multithreading
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Product Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) OOD
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
5 1 (3.23%) UML
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) C++
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) HNC
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Zenoss
1 3 (9.68%) WhatsUp Gold
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Siemens
2 4 (12.90%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (3.23%) Wonderware
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) QNX
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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