Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Profibus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Profibus over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Profibus
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 836 887 923
Rank change year-on-year +51 +36 +59
Permanent jobs citing Profibus 18 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.021% 0.034% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.21% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 11
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £34,750 £20,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% +21.43%

Profibus 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,757 15,945 17,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.32% 16.02% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10,576 12,779 14,242
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £23,881
90th Percentile £67,125 £63,750 £63,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Profibus
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Profibus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Profibus in the UK excluding London

Profibus
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Profibus in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Profibus in the UK excluding London

Profibus
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Profibus in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Profibus in the UK excluding London

Profibus
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Profibus within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
South East - 10 £50,000 - 2
Midlands +18 4 £36,500 -2.67%
East Midlands +13 4 £36,500 -2.67%
South West - 4 £39,000 -
Profibus
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Profibus 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Profibus.

1 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 14 (77.78%) C
2 14 (77.78%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) Modbus
2 14 (77.78%) CAN bus
3 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 10 (55.56%) Firmware
4 10 (55.56%) C++
4 10 (55.56%) MQTT
5 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) RS-232
6 6 (33.33%) RS-485
7 4 (22.22%) RS-422
7 4 (22.22%) Wonderware InTouch
7 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (22.22%) Automotive
7 4 (22.22%) OOP
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) PPP
7 4 (22.22%) Siemens
7 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
7 4 (22.22%) EPLAN
7 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Wonderware

Profibus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 4 (22.22%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 14 (77.78%) Modbus
3 10 (55.56%) MQTT
4 6 (33.33%) RS-232
4 6 (33.33%) RS-485
5 4 (22.22%) PPP
5 4 (22.22%) RS-422
6 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) CAN bus
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 4 (22.22%) SCADA
2 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
3 4 (22.22%) QMS
3 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 4 (22.22%) Static Code Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C
1 14 (77.78%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Siemens
1 4 (22.22%) Wonderware