Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RS-485
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 263 271
Rank change year-on-year +33 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing RS-485 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.058% 0.076% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.49% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 13
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% -
England median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +6.67%

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 768 1029 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.76% 15.65% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 623 774 810
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £21,780
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £63,750
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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RS-485 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 17 November 2017. 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
Derbyshire - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +15 1 - -
RS-485
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) RS-232
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SCADA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) GCC
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Modbus
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) RS-232
3 1 (33.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) GCC
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ada
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Go
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft