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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank 933 916 940
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 15 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.087% 0.13% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 7
Average salary £38,625 £37,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.31% -11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £43,050 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -11.76%

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Modbus Salary Histogram in the UK

Modbus
Top 13 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 9 February 2016. 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 +16 15 £38,625 +2.31% 2
South East +18 8 £31,750 -11.80% 1
East Midlands - 6 £43,500 -
Portsmouth - 5 £31,750 -
Leicestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £31,750 -
West Sussex 0 3 - - 1
Worthing +7 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £45,000 -
Kettering - 1 £21,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £21,500 -
East of England - 1 £46,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £46,000 -

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (57.89%) C++
2 17 (44.74%) Degree
3 16 (42.11%) SCADA
4 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
5 14 (36.84%) C
6 13 (34.21%) Ethernet
7 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 12 (31.58%) Windows
7 12 (31.58%) Linux
8 10 (26.32%) Java
8 10 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.05%) C#
10 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
10 8 (21.05%) Embedded C
10 8 (21.05%) Embedded C++
11 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
11 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
11 7 (18.42%) VMware
11 7 (18.42%) SQL
11 7 (18.42%) Digital Media
11 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
11 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
11 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.79%) CAN bus
12 6 (15.79%) WinCC
12 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (15.79%) Python
12 6 (15.79%) Advertising
12 6 (15.79%) Internet

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (15.79%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Doxygen
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Ethernet
2 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) Internet
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) GPRS
4 5 (13.16%) GSM
4 5 (13.16%) PSTN
5 4 (10.53%) Bluetooth
5 4 (10.53%) Profibus
5 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.53%) ZigBee
6 3 (7.89%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.89%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) GCC
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Advertising
4 3 (7.89%) Electronics
5 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Embedded Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) SCADA Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) JNI
2 3 (7.89%) ODBC
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) SCADA
2 10 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
4 7 (18.42%) Digital Media
5 6 (15.79%) CAN bus
5 6 (15.79%) Internet of Things
6 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.16%) Device Driver
7 2 (5.26%) CPLD
7 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
7 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.63%) CCTV
8 1 (2.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Android
3 4 (10.53%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) ThreadX
4 2 (5.26%) VxWorks
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Android Development
4 4 (10.53%) Release Management
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Data Management
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL
5 3 (7.89%) SOA
6 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Logistics
6 2 (5.26%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C++
2 14 (36.84%) C
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) C#
4 8 (21.05%) Embedded C
4 8 (21.05%) Embedded C++
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
6 6 (15.79%) Python
7 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.53%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) GAMP
1 6 (15.79%) GMP
2 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
3 2 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) iptables
3 3 (7.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Cobbler
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Wind River
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Siemens
6 1 (2.63%) Atmel
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) QNX
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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