The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modbus
Rank 893 870 895
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 24 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.059% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 25
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Modbus over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Modbus Salary Histogram in the UK

Modbus
Top 19 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -35 23 £36,000 -10.00% 4
North East 0 15 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Cleveland +2 8 - -
Durham -6 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Billingham -1 5 - - 1
South East - 3 £32,500 - 2
West Midlands +3 2 £36,250 -14.70%
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £42,500 -
Worthing - 1 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £37,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
South West - 1 £37,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 27 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (66.67%) Degree
4 22 (61.11%) C#
4 22 (61.11%) .NET
5 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
6 16 (44.44%) WPF
6 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 16 (44.44%) Multithreading
7 10 (27.78%) C++
8 8 (22.22%) C
8 8 (22.22%) Electronics
9 7 (19.44%) Siemens
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) Java
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 5 (13.89%) Logistics
11 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle
12 4 (11.11%) NetBeans
12 4 (11.11%) Firmware
12 4 (11.11%) UML
12 4 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (11.11%) XML

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.78%) WinCC
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Doxygen
2 2 (5.56%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.11%) HTTP
2 4 (11.11%) Profibus
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) 3G
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) NetBeans
2 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 8 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Software Manager
1 13 (36.11%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) PLC Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) PLC Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 16 (44.44%) WPF
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) DCOM
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveX
6 1 (2.78%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Firmware
2 4 (11.11%) SCADA
3 1 (2.78%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 16 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 5 (13.89%) Logistics
4 4 (11.11%) UML
4 4 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Product Management
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (2.78%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) SOA
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) C++
3 8 (22.22%) C
4 6 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Siemens
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (2.78%) Wonderware
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
Billingham, Cleveland
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Flexi-time, Pension, Medical, Hoiday
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago