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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modbus
Rank 899 847 844
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -3
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 5 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.013% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.024% 0.077% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
20608 18279 21956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.04% 17.38% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16325 14851 17977
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £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
Salary Histogram

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

Modbus Salary Histogram 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 18 September 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 -51 5 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Sussex -11 2 £36,250 -3.33%
South East -20 2 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Burgess Hill - 2 £36,250 -
London - 1 £50,000 - 2
Stafford - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £50,000 - 1

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 7 (31.82%) WPF
6 6 (27.27%) SCADA
6 6 (27.27%) Profibus
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) C++
7 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
8 4 (18.18%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
8 4 (18.18%) Electronics
8 4 (18.18%) Siemens
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) CCNA
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) Perl
9 3 (13.64%) MS Office
9 3 (13.64%) COM+
9 3 (13.64%) XML

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (27.27%) Profibus
2 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) WiX
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Software Manager
2 4 (18.18%) PLC Programmer
2 4 (18.18%) PLC Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) WPF
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) COM+
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) SCADA
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) HNC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
1 3 (13.64%) Zenoss
1 3 (13.64%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Allen-Bradley
2 4 (18.18%) Siemens
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) QNX
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