The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAN bus over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

CAN bus
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 915 945
Rank change year-on-year +62 +30  
Permanent jobs citing CAN bus 21 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.049% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 17
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £37,300 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% -12.50%  

CAN bus is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37496 40573 44751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.23% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29273 33282 35719
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CAN bus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CAN bus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CAN bus in the UK

CAN bus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CAN bus in the UK

CAN bus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CAN bus over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CAN bus in the UK

CAN bus
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAN bus within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 21 £30,000 -14.28%
West Midlands +16 7 £30,000 -27.71%
Birmingham +16 7 £30,000 -21.05%
South West - 6 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £35,000 -
Stroud - 5 £35,000 -
South East +47 3 £46,000 +24.32%
East of England -13 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire - 2 £36,500 -
Barnsley - 2 £36,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £36,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £48,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £44,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £44,000 -
Watford - 1 £27,500 -
Banbury - 1 - -
London - 1 £50,000 -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Uckfield - 1 £48,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £52,500 -
Essex - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing CAN bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CAN bus.

1 34 (80.95%) C
1 34 (80.95%) Electronics
1 34 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 30 (71.43%) C++
3 23 (54.76%) Automotive
4 21 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 16 (38.10%) Firmware
6 10 (23.81%) Embedded C++
6 10 (23.81%) Modbus
7 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 9 (21.43%) C#
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
8 8 (19.05%) Linux
8 8 (19.05%) Ethernet
8 8 (19.05%) Profibus
9 7 (16.67%) RS-232
9 7 (16.67%) Presales
9 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (16.67%) Qt
9 7 (16.67%) GNVQ
9 7 (16.67%) JTAG
9 7 (16.67%) HND
9 7 (16.67%) .NET
9 7 (16.67%) Aerospace
10 6 (14.29%) Wireless
10 6 (14.29%) EMC
10 6 (14.29%) wxWidgets
10 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development
10 6 (14.29%) Software Architecture

CAN bus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Modbus
2 8 (19.05%) Ethernet
2 8 (19.05%) Profibus
3 7 (16.67%) RS-232
4 6 (14.29%) Wireless
5 5 (11.90%) FlexRay
6 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) MQTT
7 1 (2.38%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.38%) CMake
5 1 (2.38%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) GCC
5 1 (2.38%) GDB
5 1 (2.38%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 34 (80.95%) Electronics
2 23 (54.76%) Automotive
3 7 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) Avionics
6 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 25 (59.52%) Software Engineer
3 20 (47.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (26.19%) Electronics Engineer
6 9 (21.43%) Firmware Engineer
7 7 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (16.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) Control Software Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) Senior Electronics Engineer
10 3 (7.14%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
1 7 (16.67%) Qt
2 6 (14.29%) wxWidgets
3 2 (4.76%) Flash
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.38%) XSLT
4 1 (2.38%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 5 (11.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (9.52%) VHDL
5 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 7 (16.67%) Presales
3 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 6 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) UML
5 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (2.38%) CAD
6 1 (2.38%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (2.38%) OO
6 1 (2.38%) OOP
6 1 (2.38%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) C
2 30 (71.43%) C++
3 21 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 10 (23.81%) Embedded C++
5 9 (21.43%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) MATLAB
6 5 (11.90%) R
7 1 (2.38%) Delphi
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (16.67%) GNVQ
2 7 (16.67%) HND
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) JTAG
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 26262
3 3 (7.14%) MISRA
4 1 (2.38%) DO-178B
4 1 (2.38%) IEC 61131
4 1 (2.38%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) EMC
1 6 (14.29%) Lauterbach
2 2 (4.76%) Xilinx
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