The table below looks at the statistics for WinCC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinCC 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
Siemens SIMATIC WinCC
Rank 891 906 869
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs citing WinCC 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.009% 0.004% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £51,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.06% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+56.06% -12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

WinCC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinCC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WinCC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinCC
Salary Trend

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

WinCC Salary Trend in the UK

WinCC
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinCC 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
(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 +5 2 £51,500 +56.06% 1
Portsmouth - 2 £51,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £51,500 -
South East - 2 £51,500 -

WinCC
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WinCC 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 WinCC.

1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (66.67%) GAMP
2 2 (66.67%) GMP
2 2 (66.67%) Modbus
3 1 (33.33%) Profibus
3 1 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Wonderware
3 1 (33.33%) SCADA

WinCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WinCC 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 WinCC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Modbus
3 1 (33.33%) Profibus
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (66.67%) GAMP
1 2 (66.67%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) Wonderware
1 1 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley