The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 249 247 212
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.058% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2126 2146 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.06% 30.20% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1576 1231
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SCADA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCADA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SCADA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Chemistry
2 4 (66.67%) Life Science
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Commissioning Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PLC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SCADA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PLC SCADA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (66.67%) Chemistry
1 4 (66.67%) Life Science
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft