Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Modbus
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 1118 1192
Rank change year-on-year +28 +74 +62
Permanent jobs citing Modbus 43 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.14% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 15
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +21.88% -11.11%

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 22,784 26,196 30,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.96% 16.01% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18,137 21,438 25,129
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Midlands +42 16 £41,500 -12.63% 5
London +34 14 £70,000 +16.67% 2
East Midlands +15 12 £52,500 +10.53% 4
South West +13 8 £39,000 -2.50% 3
West Midlands +33 4 £38,750 -11.43% 1
South East +3 4 £46,250 -22.92% 6
North of England +37 1 - - 3
Yorkshire +23 1 - - 2
Modbus
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Modbus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Modbus.

1 31 (72.09%) Degree
2 27 (62.79%) C
3 26 (60.47%) C#
4 21 (48.84%) RS-485
5 20 (46.51%) CAN bus
6 19 (44.19%) C++
6 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
6 19 (44.19%) Software Engineering
7 18 (41.86%) Firmware
8 15 (34.88%) SQL
9 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.23%) Device Driver
9 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
10 12 (27.91%) Java
10 12 (27.91%) FreeRTOS
11 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (25.58%) Windows
11 11 (25.58%) Linux
11 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
11 11 (25.58%) Time Management
11 11 (25.58%) Manufacturing
12 10 (23.26%) Electronics
12 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
12 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
12 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
13 9 (20.93%) Presales
13 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
13 9 (20.93%) Data Centre Operations

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 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.65%) Simulink
2 1 (2.33%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (2.33%) EPLAN
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.98%) GitHub
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Office 365
4 1 (2.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) RS-485
2 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.93%) SNMP
4 5 (11.63%) Profibus
5 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.30%) PPP
5 4 (9.30%) RS-232
5 4 (9.30%) RS-422
6 3 (6.98%) Wireless
7 2 (4.65%) Bluetooth
7 2 (4.65%) HTTP
7 2 (4.65%) LAN
7 2 (4.65%) MQTT
7 2 (4.65%) VPN
7 2 (4.65%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.65%) ZigBee
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Big Data
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Power View
1 2 (4.65%) Power BI
1 2 (4.65%) PowerPivot
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.60%) Maven
3 7 (16.28%) Robot Framework
4 5 (11.63%) Subversion
5 4 (9.30%) CppUnit
5 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.30%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.65%) CMake
6 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.65%) GDB
6 2 (4.65%) Hudson
6 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 11 (25.58%) Manufacturing
2 10 (23.26%) Electronics
3 9 (20.93%) Automotive
4 6 (13.95%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Software Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Presales Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Hardware Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Junior
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Spring
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) COM
2 4 (9.30%) XML
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) WPF
4 2 (4.65%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.65%) XSLT
5 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.33%) ATL
5 1 (2.33%) DCOM
5 1 (2.33%) Django
5 1 (2.33%) Flash
5 1 (2.33%) Flask
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (2.33%) LINQ
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) WinForms
5 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) CAN bus
2 13 (30.23%) Device Driver
3 9 (20.93%) CMDB
3 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
3 9 (20.93%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.65%) Life Science
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) State Machine
7 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) FreeRTOS
2 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.60%) Android
4 8 (18.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
3 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (25.58%) Time Management
4 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.93%) BCP
5 9 (20.93%) Business Continuity
5 9 (20.93%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (20.93%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (20.93%) Data Centre Operations
5 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (20.93%) Facilities Management
5 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (20.93%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) ITSM
5 9 (20.93%) Presales
5 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C
2 26 (60.47%) C#
3 19 (44.19%) C++
4 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 12 (27.91%) Java
6 9 (20.93%) Python
7 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) JTAG
2 2 (4.65%) MISRA
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Firmware
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Siemens