The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Modbus
UK
Rank 852 905 927
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +22
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 6 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.043% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £31,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +19.40%

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
14116 16407 18563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.79% 16.68% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13625 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Modbus as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Modbus Salary Histogram in the UK

Modbus
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 6 £70,000 +75.00% 1
London - 4 £72,500 - 1
South East +61 1 £40,000 +25.98%
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -

Modbus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Modbus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Modbus.

1 21 (80.77%) C
2 19 (73.08%) Embedded C
3 15 (57.69%) C++
4 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) RS-485
5 13 (50.00%) Wireless
5 13 (50.00%) Embedded C++
6 11 (42.31%) Python
6 11 (42.31%) Electronics
7 10 (38.46%) Device Driver
7 10 (38.46%) Internet
7 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
7 10 (38.46%) Time Management
7 10 (38.46%) Internet of Things
7 10 (38.46%) Energy Management
7 10 (38.46%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
9 8 (30.77%) UML
10 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
10 5 (19.23%) MISRA C
10 5 (19.23%) MISRA
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
11 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (15.38%) Presales
11 4 (15.38%) VMware
11 4 (15.38%) BCP

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) RS-485
2 13 (50.00%) Wireless
3 10 (38.46%) Internet
3 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
5 4 (15.38%) SNMP
6 3 (11.54%) ZigBee
7 1 (3.85%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (42.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Embedded C Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Design Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Presales Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Presales Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Device Driver
1 10 (38.46%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 10 (38.46%) Internet of Things
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Home Automation
4 1 (3.85%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) Energy Management
2 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 10 (38.46%) Time Management
3 8 (30.77%) UML
4 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) BCP
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C
2 19 (73.08%) Embedded C
3 15 (57.69%) C++
4 13 (50.00%) Embedded C++
5 11 (42.31%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) MISRA
1 5 (19.23%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) EMC
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