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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Modbus
Rank 871 920 857
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -63
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 26 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.006% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.033% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 21
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%

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
18671 20963 20088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 17.75% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15396 16704 16131
Average salary £45,000 £44,021 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +0.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 2015 within the UK.

Modbus Salary Histogram in the UK

Modbus
Top 17 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 5 August 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
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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 +49 25 £42,500 +3.03% 6
South East +22 17 £43,750 - 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £42,500 -
Oxford - 7 £45,000 -
West Midlands -4 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 -
Staffordshire +7 4 £37,000 +5.71%
Stafford -1 3 - -
Worcester - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £51,500 -
Romsey - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridge +19 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +17 1 - - 1
East of England +7 1 - - 1
South West -16 1 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Bristol - 1 £50,000 - 2

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (85.71%) C++
2 22 (62.86%) Software Engineering
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) C
4 17 (48.57%) C#
5 15 (42.86%) Ethernet
6 14 (40.00%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) Software Architecture
7 13 (37.14%) Degree
8 12 (34.29%) Profibus
9 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
10 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 9 (25.71%) OO
12 8 (22.86%) OOD
12 8 (22.86%) UML
12 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
12 8 (22.86%) Automotive
12 8 (22.86%) Robotics
12 8 (22.86%) User Experience
13 7 (20.00%) SDLC
13 7 (20.00%) SCADA
13 7 (20.00%) Device Driver
13 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
13 7 (20.00%) HTML
13 7 (20.00%) Python
14 6 (17.14%) Simulink
14 6 (17.14%) Middleware
14 6 (17.14%) QNX
14 6 (17.14%) Nucleus RTOS

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (5.71%) WinCC
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Simulink
2 2 (5.71%) Stateflow
2 2 (5.71%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 12 (34.29%) Profibus
3 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) Bluetooth
4 4 (11.43%) GPRS
4 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (11.43%) Wireless
5 3 (8.57%) 4G
6 2 (5.71%) ZigBee
6 2 (5.71%) GSM
7 1 (2.86%) PSTN
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall
7 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) PVCS
4 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Mocha
4 1 (2.86%) GCC
4 1 (2.86%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) PhantomJS
General
1 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.86%) Automotive
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) PLC Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) SCADA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) Middleware
4 3 (8.57%) Ajax
4 3 (8.57%) jQuery
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 3 (8.57%) CGI
4 3 (8.57%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) XSL
5 2 (5.71%) ATL
5 2 (5.71%) DCOM
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.71%) WPF
5 2 (5.71%) WinForms
6 1 (2.86%) JNI
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Robotics
1 8 (22.86%) User Experience
2 7 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 7 (20.00%) SCADA
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
4 4 (11.43%) Physics
4 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.57%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (5.71%) CAN bus
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (11.43%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Software Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 9 (25.71%) OO
4 8 (22.86%) OOD
4 8 (22.86%) UML
5 7 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (8.57%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (8.57%) Signal Processing
8 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 1 (2.86%) Validation
9 1 (2.86%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) SOA
9 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.86%) Android Development
9 1 (2.86%) Microservices
9 1 (2.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C++
2 17 (48.57%) C
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.71%) VBA
6 2 (5.71%) VC++
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (5.71%) GAMP
1 2 (5.71%) GMP
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) QNX
2 2 (5.71%) Siemens
2 2 (5.71%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Wind River
3 1 (2.86%) Atmel
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