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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Profibus
Rank 874 906 862
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -44
Permanent jobs citing Profibus 19 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.001% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.005% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -40.74%

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
18260 20805 18853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.67% 18.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 16472 15224
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
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% -

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 7 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 28 August 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 +22 19 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +8 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby +8 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire -3 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 8 £42,500 -
South East - 8 £42,500 -
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -

Profibus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (88.24%) C++
1 30 (88.24%) Automotive
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 23 (67.65%) C
3 22 (64.71%) UML
3 22 (64.71%) Embedded C
3 22 (64.71%) Embedded C++
3 22 (64.71%) Assembly Language
3 22 (64.71%) Firmware
3 22 (64.71%) MATLAB
3 22 (64.71%) Simulink
3 22 (64.71%) Telematics
3 22 (64.71%) TargetLink
3 22 (64.71%) CAN bus
4 12 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 10 (29.41%) Modbus
6 8 (23.53%) User Experience
6 8 (23.53%) Software Architecture
6 8 (23.53%) Robotics
6 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
6 8 (23.53%) Windows
6 8 (23.53%) C#
6 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.76%) Python
9 3 (8.82%) Siemens
9 3 (8.82%) Allen-Bradley
9 3 (8.82%) SCADA

Profibus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (2.94%) WinCC
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Simulink
1 22 (64.71%) TargetLink
2 2 (5.88%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.94%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Ethernet
2 10 (29.41%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (88.24%) Automotive
2 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 22 (64.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Electrical Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) PLC Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Telematics
1 22 (64.71%) CAN bus
2 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 8 (23.53%) Robotics
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) SCADA
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 22 (64.71%) UML
3 8 (23.53%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) Microservices
4 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) C++
2 23 (67.65%) C
3 22 (64.71%) Embedded C
3 22 (64.71%) Embedded C++
3 22 (64.71%) Assembly Language
3 22 (64.71%) MATLAB
4 8 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HNC
2 1 (2.94%) HND
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Siemens
1 3 (8.82%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (2.94%) EMC
2 1 (2.94%) Wonderware
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