Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Modbus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Modbus over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Modbus
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1118 1126 1208
Rank change year-on-year +8 +82 +41
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 26 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.016% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 30
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.53% +32.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £30,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -17.53% +32.88%

Modbus 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25,071 28,193 32,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.44% 16.92% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20,468 23,052 27,292
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Modbus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Modbus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Modbus in England

Modbus
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Modbus in England.

Salary trend for Modbus in England

Modbus
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Modbus in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Modbus in England

Modbus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the England region over the 6 months to 16 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
London +12 6 £60,000 -17.24% 1
North of England +3 6 £41,250 +37.50% 3
North West -3 6 £41,250 +3.13% 1
South East +21 5 £60,000 +41.18% 4
Midlands - 4 £47,500 - 3
South West +11 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £43,750 - 2
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 5
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 - 1
Modbus
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Modbus 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 England region with a requirement for Modbus.

1 19 (73.08%) Software Engineering
2 15 (57.69%) C
3 13 (50.00%) C++
4 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 10 (38.46%) Electronics
5 8 (30.77%) Firmware
5 8 (30.77%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) ZigBee
6 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
6 7 (26.92%) CAN bus
7 6 (23.08%) Profibus
7 6 (23.08%) RS-485
7 6 (23.08%) Internet
7 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 6 (23.08%) Validation
8 5 (19.23%) SCADA
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) UML
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
8 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) MQTT
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
9 4 (15.38%) Fraud Detection
9 4 (15.38%) RS-232
9 4 (15.38%) OO
9 4 (15.38%) HNC

Modbus
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) WinCC
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 8 (30.77%) ZigBee
3 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
3 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (23.08%) Internet
4 6 (23.08%) Profibus
4 6 (23.08%) RS-485
5 4 (15.38%) MQTT
5 4 (15.38%) RS-232
6 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
7 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) GCC
3 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.85%) CMake
3 1 (3.85%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) GDB
3 1 (3.85%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Electronics
2 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C++ Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) PLC Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) PLC Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) SCADA Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Kernel Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) OpenEmbedded
2 2 (7.69%) Yocto
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) CAN bus
2 5 (19.23%) SCADA
3 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
6 1 (3.85%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (3.85%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Software Engineering
2 6 (23.08%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
3 5 (19.23%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Fraud Detection
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Industrial Design
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Business Development
7 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C
2 13 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Ada
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.69%) Go
7 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) MISRA
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) IEC 61131
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 26262
2 1 (3.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Allen-Bradley
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 2 (7.69%) Rockwell
1 2 (7.69%) Siemens
1 2 (7.69%) Wind River