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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Modbus
Rank 886 909 878
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 11 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.019% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 24
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £34,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%

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
19175 20688 21017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.74% 17.06% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15395 16552 16993
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015 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 28 May 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
(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 +31 10 £40,000 +11.11% 6
Staffordshire +22 7 £40,000 +18.51%
West Midlands +4 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Stafford - 7 £40,000 -
South East +11 2 £36,250 +3.57%
Cambridge +18 1 - - 1
East of England +18 1 - - 4
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - - 1
Hampshire +3 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Sussex +2 1 £40,000 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
Yateley - 1 £32,500 -

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 22 (64.71%) C++
3 16 (47.06%) C
3 16 (47.06%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) .NET
4 13 (38.24%) OO
5 12 (35.29%) UML
5 12 (35.29%) Profibus
6 11 (32.35%) Device Driver
7 10 (29.41%) Middleware
7 10 (29.41%) QNX
7 10 (29.41%) OOD
7 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
7 10 (29.41%) SDLC
7 10 (29.41%) Software Architecture
7 10 (29.41%) Nucleus RTOS
8 9 (26.47%) WPF
8 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
9 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
10 7 (20.59%) MATLAB
10 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
11 6 (17.65%) Embedded C++
11 6 (17.65%) Simulink
11 6 (17.65%) Firmware

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (2.94%) WinCC
1 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) Simulink
3 2 (5.88%) AutoCAD
3 2 (5.88%) Stateflow
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Profibus
2 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
3 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) GSM
4 2 (5.88%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) PSTN
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
5 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.94%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Trac
3 1 (2.94%) PhantomJS
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Mocha
3 1 (2.94%) GCC
3 1 (2.94%) GoogleTest
General
1 6 (17.65%) Automotive
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) SCADA Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) Middleware
3 9 (26.47%) WPF
4 6 (17.65%) Qt
5 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
6 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 3 (8.82%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) ATL
7 2 (5.88%) DCOM
7 2 (5.88%) XSL
7 2 (5.88%) WinForms
8 1 (2.94%) JNI
8 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Device Driver
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (11.76%) SCADA
5 2 (5.88%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Nucleus RTOS
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) OO
3 12 (35.29%) UML
4 10 (29.41%) OOD
4 10 (29.41%) SDLC
4 10 (29.41%) Software Architecture
5 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) OOP
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Validation
9 1 (2.94%) Data Management
9 1 (2.94%) Android Development
9 1 (2.94%) Energy Management
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.94%) Scrum
9 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C++
2 16 (47.06%) C
2 16 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) MATLAB
3 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
4 6 (17.65%) Embedded C++
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) JTAG
2 1 (2.94%) TickIT
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) QNX
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Freescale
4 3 (8.82%) Siemens
5 2 (5.88%) EMC
5 2 (5.88%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (2.94%) Wind River
6 1 (2.94%) Atmel
6 1 (2.94%) Borland
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Salary: Neg
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