Period
to 15 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for RS-485 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RS-485 over the 6 months to 15 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RS-485
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 239 247
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing RS-485 2 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.039% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.87% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 31
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% -
England median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +10.34%

RS-485 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 686 924 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.38% 15.28% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 564 676 835
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,475 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,875 £55,000 £58,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RS-485
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing RS-485 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RS-485 in the East Midlands

RS-485
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RS-485 in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for RS-485 in the East Midlands

RS-485
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RS-485 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
Derbyshire -12 1 £47,500 +18.75%
RS-485
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, IT jobs citing RS-485 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for RS-485.

1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

RS-485
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) GCC
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ada
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft