The table below looks at the statistics for Profibus skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Profibus over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Profibus
Rank 858 913 883
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -30
Permanent jobs citing Profibus 15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.080% 0.030% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%

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
18687 20148 21020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.69% 17.04% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15023 16104 17009
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% -

Profibus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Profibus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Profibus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Profibus
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Profibus within the UK.

Profibus Salary Trend in the UK

Profibus
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Profibus within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
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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 +54 14 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Derby - 11 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 11 £40,000 - 1
South East +13 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Staffordshire +9 1 £40,000 +18.51%
Hampshire +1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands -2 1 £40,000 +18.51%
South West -12 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 -
Stafford - 1 £40,000 -
Yateley - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 £37,500 -

Profibus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Profibus 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 Profibus.

1 31 (81.58%) C
1 31 (81.58%) C++
2 28 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 27 (71.05%) Automotive
3 27 (71.05%) Firmware
3 27 (71.05%) Embedded C
3 27 (71.05%) Embedded C++
4 23 (60.53%) MATLAB
4 23 (60.53%) Simulink
4 23 (60.53%) UML
5 21 (55.26%) Assembly Language
5 21 (55.26%) Telematics
5 21 (55.26%) CAN bus
5 21 (55.26%) TargetLink
6 12 (31.58%) Modbus
6 12 (31.58%) Ethernet
7 10 (26.32%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) C#
8 9 (23.68%) .NET
9 6 (15.79%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) SCADA
9 6 (15.79%) Qt
9 6 (15.79%) JTAG
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) Freescale
10 5 (13.16%) Siemens
11 4 (10.53%) Allen-Bradley
12 3 (7.89%) WinCC
12 3 (7.89%) OO
12 3 (7.89%) AutoCAD

Profibus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Profibus 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 Profibus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) WinCC
Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Simulink
2 21 (55.26%) TargetLink
3 3 (7.89%) AutoCAD
4 2 (5.26%) MS Office
4 2 (5.26%) Stateflow
5 1 (2.63%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Modbus
1 12 (31.58%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Trac
General
1 27 (71.05%) Automotive
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Software Engineer
2 27 (71.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Project Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Electrical Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) PLC SCADA Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) PLC Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) PLC Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) SCADA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) Qt
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) WPF
4 2 (5.26%) WinForms
4 2 (5.26%) ATL
4 2 (5.26%) DCOM
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) XSL
4 2 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Telematics
1 21 (55.26%) CAN bus
2 6 (15.79%) SCADA
3 1 (2.63%) APACS
3 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.63%) Robotics
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 23 (60.53%) UML
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) OO
4 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 2 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Energy Management
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) C
1 31 (81.58%) C++
2 27 (71.05%) Embedded C
2 27 (71.05%) Embedded C++
3 23 (60.53%) MATLAB
4 21 (55.26%) Assembly Language
5 9 (23.68%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) HND
3 1 (2.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) JTAG
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Freescale
2 5 (13.16%) Siemens
3 4 (10.53%) Allen-Bradley
4 2 (5.26%) Wonderware
5 1 (2.63%) Borland
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
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