Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a PLC Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PLC Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1139 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +1300
Permanent jobs requiring a PLC Software Engineer 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
England median annual salary £40,000 - -
UK median annual salary £40,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160046 167509 194952
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.54% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129877 140985 164185
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,123
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.27% +0.27%

PLC Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured PLC Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PLC Software Engineer in England

PLC Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PLC Software Engineer in England

PLC Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PLC Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
North West - 8 £41,250 -
North of England - 8 £41,250 -
Midlands - 7 £38,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £38,500 -
PLC Software Engineer
UK

PLC Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, PLC Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring PLC Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Profibus
3 11 (73.33%) SCADA
3 11 (73.33%) Siemens
4 10 (66.67%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
5 8 (53.33%) HNC
5 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
5 8 (53.33%) Modbus
6 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
7 6 (40.00%) Rockwell
7 6 (40.00%) Allen-Bradley
8 5 (33.33%) CAN bus
8 5 (33.33%) EPLAN
8 5 (33.33%) XML
8 5 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (33.33%) RFID
9 4 (26.67%) Automotive
9 4 (26.67%) WinCC
10 2 (13.33%) QA
10 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical

PLC Software Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (26.67%) WinCC
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Profibus
2 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
2 8 (53.33%) Modbus
3 5 (33.33%) RFID
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Automotive
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) SCADA
2 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
3 5 (33.33%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Siemens
2 6 (40.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 6 (40.00%) Rockwell