Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for RS-232 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RS-232 over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RS-232
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 - 368
Rank change year-on-year - +368 +6
Permanent jobs citing RS-232 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% - 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
North West median annual salary £37,500 - £40,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%

RS-232 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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1958 1925 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.34% 15.86% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1598 1495
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RS-232
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing RS-232 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for RS-232 in the North West

RS-232
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RS-232 in the North West.

Salary trend for RS-232 in the North West

RS-232
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RS-232 in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for RS-232 in the North West

RS-232
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RS-232 within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Manchester - 13 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £34,000 -
RS-232
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing RS-232 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 North West region with a requirement for RS-232.

1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) C
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 7 (46.67%) MSI
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) XAML
4 7 (46.67%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) RUP
4 7 (46.67%) OOD
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) C++
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (46.67%) COM
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) XSD
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) NHibernate
4 7 (46.67%) Marketing
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework

RS-232
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (40.00%) GPRS
2 6 (40.00%) NFC
2 6 (40.00%) RFID
2 6 (40.00%) UMTS
2 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Blend
1 7 (46.67%) MSI
1 7 (46.67%) MSTest
1 7 (46.67%) NuGet
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
1 7 (46.67%) WiX
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Lead Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Embedded Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Lead Embedded Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Compact Framework
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
1 7 (46.67%) COM
1 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
1 7 (46.67%) Lambda Expressions
1 7 (46.67%) LINQ
1 7 (46.67%) LINQ to SQL
1 7 (46.67%) NHibernate
1 7 (46.67%) Silverlight
1 7 (46.67%) Unity DI Container
1 7 (46.67%) WCF
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
1 7 (46.67%) WPF
1 7 (46.67%) XML
1 7 (46.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Structures
1 7 (46.67%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (46.67%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 7 (46.67%) Internet of Things
2 6 (40.00%) CAN bus
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 7 (46.67%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (46.67%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (46.67%) Kanban
2 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) MVVM
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) OOD
2 7 (46.67%) Physics
2 7 (46.67%) Product Management
2 7 (46.67%) RUP
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
2 7 (46.67%) UML
2 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) XAML
3 6 (40.00%) ANSI C
3 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics