Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

CAN bus
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1147 1194 1274
Rank change year-on-year +47 +80 +30
Permanent jobs citing CAN bus 42 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.013% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.033% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 30
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,450 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 77349 76453 91776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.87% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58327 62791 73520
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

CAN bus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CAN bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CAN bus in the UK

CAN bus
Top 12 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 6 months to 20 November 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
UK excluding London +49 41 £37,500 -6.25% 2
England +61 38 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Midlands +19 17 £30,000 -14.29%
West Midlands +12 9 £30,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +29 8 £37,500 +7.14%
North of England - 8 £52,500 -
North West - 6 £52,500 -
South East +37 5 £60,000 +41.18%
East of England +5 5 £41,250 +17.86% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £40,000 - 1
South West - 3 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 31 (73.81%) C
1 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) C++
3 20 (47.62%) Embedded C
4 19 (45.24%) Electronics
4 19 (45.24%) Degree
5 18 (42.86%) Firmware
6 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
7 15 (35.71%) Linux
8 13 (30.95%) RFID
8 13 (30.95%) RS-232
9 12 (28.57%) Automotive
10 11 (26.19%) Modbus
11 10 (23.81%) Profibus
11 10 (23.81%) Embedded C++
12 8 (19.05%) GNVQ
12 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
12 8 (19.05%) XML
12 8 (19.05%) HND
12 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (19.05%) Presales
13 7 (16.67%) Driving Licence
13 7 (16.67%) C#
13 7 (16.67%) Siemens
13 7 (16.67%) EPLAN
13 7 (16.67%) SCADA
13 7 (16.67%) Telematics
13 7 (16.67%) Subversion
14 6 (14.29%) NFC
14 6 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

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 7 (16.67%) EPLAN
2 2 (4.76%) OrCAD
3 1 (2.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) RFID
1 13 (30.95%) RS-232
2 11 (26.19%) Modbus
3 10 (23.81%) Profibus
4 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 6 (14.29%) Bluetooth
5 6 (14.29%) GPRS
5 6 (14.29%) NFC
5 6 (14.29%) UMTS
5 6 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 4 (9.52%) MQTT
6 4 (9.52%) RS-485
7 2 (4.76%) Wireless
8 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.38%) CMake
3 1 (2.38%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) GCC
3 1 (2.38%) GDB
3 1 (2.38%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (2.38%) Hudson
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (45.24%) Electronics
2 12 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Avionics
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Firmware Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) C Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Lead Embedded Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) PLC Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) PLC Software Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) XML
2 6 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (11.90%) Qt
4 2 (4.76%) wxWidgets
5 1 (2.38%) D-Bus
5 1 (2.38%) GTK+
5 1 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 7 (16.67%) SCADA
3 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.38%) State Machine
5 1 (2.38%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.05%) Presales
3 7 (16.67%) Telematics
4 6 (14.29%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) UML
6 4 (9.52%) Fraud Detection
7 3 (7.14%) Component Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.38%) CAD
9 1 (2.38%) CMMI
9 1 (2.38%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Logistics
9 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C
2 24 (57.14%) C++
3 20 (47.62%) Embedded C
4 10 (23.81%) Embedded C++
5 7 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (14.29%) ANSI C
7 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.38%) Delphi
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (19.05%) GNVQ
2 8 (19.05%) HND
3 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) JTAG
1 3 (7.14%) MISRA
2 1 (2.38%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.38%) IEC 61131
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) MISRA C
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Siemens
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Lauterbach
4 1 (2.38%) Altera
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) Intel
4 1 (2.38%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Xilinx