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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Modbus
Rank 861 890 872
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 30 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.029% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.23%

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
18114 20946 18941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.11% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15081 16567 15302
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 3 September 2015 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 3 September 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 +45 30 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South East +24 21 £45,000 +24.13% 5
Oxfordshire - 15 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 7 £45,000 -
South West -5 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Bristol - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands +11 3 £40,000 - 1
Banbury - 3 £48,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Romsey - 2 £45,000 -
Worcester - 2 £40,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £51,500 -
Staffordshire +4 1 £37,000 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £21,500 -
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Kettering - 1 £21,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £21,500 -

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (70.73%) C++
2 24 (58.54%) Software Engineering
3 20 (48.78%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) Ethernet
5 16 (39.02%) C
6 15 (36.59%) C#
7 14 (34.15%) Software Architecture
8 13 (31.71%) Degree
8 13 (31.71%) SCADA
9 12 (29.27%) .NET
10 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
11 10 (24.39%) Linux
11 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
11 10 (24.39%) Profibus
12 9 (21.95%) Robotics
13 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
13 8 (19.51%) OOD
13 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
13 8 (19.51%) User Experience
13 8 (19.51%) Automotive
14 7 (17.07%) SDLC
14 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
14 7 (17.07%) OO
14 7 (17.07%) Python
15 6 (14.63%) GPRS
15 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
15 6 (14.63%) UML
15 6 (14.63%) HTML
15 6 (14.63%) Nucleus RTOS
15 6 (14.63%) Middleware

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.88%) WinCC
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Simulink
2 2 (4.88%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Ethernet
2 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) Profibus
3 6 (14.63%) GPRS
4 4 (9.76%) GSM
4 4 (9.76%) Bluetooth
4 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (9.76%) Wireless
5 3 (7.32%) 4G
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall
5 3 (7.32%) PSTN
6 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) PVCS
4 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Mocha
4 1 (2.44%) GCC
4 1 (2.44%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) PhantomJS
General
1 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.51%) Automotive
3 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Electronics
5 2 (4.88%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Software Engineer
2 19 (46.34%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) SCADA Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Graduate
8 1 (2.44%) Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) Middleware
3 4 (9.76%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) CGI
4 3 (7.32%) Ajax
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) REST
6 1 (2.44%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) SCADA
2 9 (21.95%) Robotics
3 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
3 8 (19.51%) User Experience
4 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
5 6 (14.63%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (12.20%) Digital Media
7 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.76%) Physics
8 3 (7.32%) CAN bus
8 3 (7.32%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
9 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (9.76%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Software Engineering
2 14 (34.15%) Software Architecture
3 8 (19.51%) OOD
4 7 (17.07%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 6 (14.63%) UML
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (7.32%) Signal Processing
9 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (2.44%) Android Development
10 1 (2.44%) Microservices
10 1 (2.44%) Linux Kernel Development
10 1 (2.44%) Scrum
10 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.44%) SOA
10 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) C++
2 16 (39.02%) C
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) Python
5 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
6 5 (12.20%) MATLAB
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++
8 3 (7.32%) PHP
9 2 (4.88%) Java
9 2 (4.88%) VC++
10 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.44%) SQL
10 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.88%) GAMP
1 2 (4.88%) GMP
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) QNX
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Siemens
3 2 (4.88%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Wind River
4 1 (2.44%) Atmel
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-52,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago