The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 203 190 195
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 8 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 1.45% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
SCADA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1257 1587 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.19% 28.44% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1349 1059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region.

SCADA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SCADA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SCADA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Staffordshire -15 6 £28,750 -4.16% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SCADA 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 SCADA.

1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) C++
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Siemens
8 3 (17.65%) VB
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.76%) Modbus
9 2 (11.76%) Profibus
9 2 (11.76%) Allen-Bradley
9 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (11.76%) AutoCAD
9 2 (11.76%) ERP
9 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
10 1 (5.88%) Project Management
10 1 (5.88%) C
10 1 (5.88%) HTML
10 1 (5.88%) Java
10 1 (5.88%) SQL
10 1 (5.88%) Validation
10 1 (5.88%) GIAC

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SCADA 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 SCADA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Modbus
2 2 (11.76%) Profibus
2 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Programmer
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Systems Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Programmer
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Programmer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (17.65%) PLC Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Programmer
7 2 (11.76%) PLC Programmer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) GIAC
2 1 (5.88%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Siemens
2 2 (11.76%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
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