Period
to 22 August 2017

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

NI LabVIEW
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1036 1155 1212
Rank change year-on-year +119 +57 +52
Permanent jobs citing LabVIEW 151 85 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 199 78 108
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -11.76%

LabVIEW is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36460 35993 37100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 18.27% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 31198 31164
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

LabVIEW
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LabVIEW over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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
England +146 151 £37,500 +7.14% 7
UK excluding London +109 147 £37,500 +7.14% 7
East of England +68 114 £37,500 +8.70% 1
London +57 30 £40,000 -
South East +90 19 £27,500 -21.43% 2
Midlands +47 18 £27,500 -27.63% 1
East Midlands +39 16 £27,500 -28.57%
West Midlands +27 9 £27,500 -26.67% 1
South West +1 3 £33,000 -16.46% 2

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing LabVIEW 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 LabVIEW.

1 107 (70.86%) C++
2 97 (64.24%) Telecoms
2 97 (64.24%) Software Engineering
2 97 (64.24%) Degree
3 82 (54.30%) Computer Science
4 64 (42.38%) PhD
5 63 (41.72%) Physics
6 61 (40.40%) Signal Processing
7 52 (34.44%) C
8 49 (32.45%) MATLAB
9 39 (25.83%) Data Acquisition
10 38 (25.17%) Computer Science Degree
11 37 (24.50%) Windows
12 35 (23.18%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (21.85%) Python
14 31 (20.53%) Git (software)
15 30 (19.87%) Data Analysis
16 27 (17.88%) Multithreading
17 26 (17.22%) Image Processing
18 25 (16.56%) OO
19 24 (15.89%) Linux
19 24 (15.89%) Algorithms
20 23 (15.23%) Electronics
20 23 (15.23%) Web Development
20 23 (15.23%) Aerospace
21 22 (14.57%) Visual Studio
22 20 (13.25%) SDLC
23 19 (12.58%) OOD
24 18 (11.92%) Mathematics
25 16 (10.60%) Firmware

LabVIEW
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 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Zemax
2 7 (4.64%) Maple
3 6 (3.97%) Simulink
4 1 (0.66%) CATIA
4 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.66%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.96%) Wireless
2 3 (1.99%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.32%) Modbus
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) 3G
4 1 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) RS-232
4 1 (0.66%) RS-485
4 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.95%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (20.53%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.57%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.30%) JIRA
4 2 (1.32%) Subversion
5 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.66%) CMake
5 1 (0.66%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.66%) GCC
5 1 (0.66%) GDB
5 1 (0.66%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (0.66%) Hudson
5 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 97 (64.24%) Telecoms
2 23 (15.23%) Aerospace
2 23 (15.23%) Electronics
3 15 (9.93%) Games
4 10 (6.62%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.65%) Automotive
5 4 (2.65%) Finance
6 1 (0.66%) Avionics
6 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (38.41%) Developer
2 53 (35.10%) Software Engineer
3 32 (21.19%) Software Developer
4 27 (17.88%) C++ Developer
4 27 (17.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 24 (15.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 24 (15.89%) Scientific Software Developer
5 24 (15.89%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 24 (15.89%) Test Engineer
6 14 (9.27%) Optical Engineer
7 13 (8.61%) Embedded Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) MATLAB Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.95%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (7.28%) Process Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Senior C++ Developer
11 7 (4.64%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) Graduate
12 5 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.61%) HTML
2 12 (7.95%) CSS
2 12 (7.95%) HTML5
3 5 (3.31%) XML
4 4 (2.65%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.65%) jQuery
4 4 (2.65%) JSON
4 4 (2.65%) Node.js
4 4 (2.65%) React
5 2 (1.32%) Middleware
5 2 (1.32%) WCF
5 2 (1.32%) WinForms
6 1 (0.66%) .NET
6 1 (0.66%) Qt
6 1 (0.66%) WPF
6 1 (0.66%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 82 (54.30%) Computer Science
2 35 (23.18%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (15.89%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.62%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (5.30%) Device Driver
6 7 (4.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (2.65%) User Experience
8 3 (1.99%) CAN bus
9 2 (1.32%) Home Automation
9 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.32%) Verilog
10 1 (0.66%) ASIC
10 1 (0.66%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.50%) Windows
2 24 (15.89%) Linux
3 3 (1.99%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Android
4 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (64.24%) Software Engineering
2 63 (41.72%) Physics
3 61 (40.40%) Signal Processing
4 39 (25.83%) Data Acquisition
5 30 (19.87%) Data Analysis
6 27 (17.88%) Multithreading
7 26 (17.22%) Image Processing
8 25 (16.56%) OO
9 23 (15.23%) Web Development
10 20 (13.25%) SDLC
11 19 (12.58%) OOD
12 18 (11.92%) Mathematics
13 11 (7.28%) Machine Learning
14 10 (6.62%) System Testing
14 10 (6.62%) Test Automation
15 7 (4.64%) Computer Vision
15 7 (4.64%) Memory Management
16 6 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
17 5 (3.31%) Configuration Management
17 5 (3.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (70.86%) C++
2 52 (34.44%) C
3 49 (32.45%) MATLAB
4 33 (21.85%) Python
5 14 (9.27%) SQL
6 12 (7.95%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.96%) Perl
8 7 (4.64%) C#
9 5 (3.31%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.31%) Tcl
10 3 (1.99%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.32%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.32%) AWK
11 2 (1.32%) VC++
12 1 (0.66%) Ada
12 1 (0.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 97 (64.24%) Degree
2 64 (42.38%) PhD
3 38 (25.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) MISRA
3 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.32%) JTAG
4 1 (0.66%) ARP4754
4 1 (0.66%) ARP4761
4 1 (0.66%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.66%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.66%) DO-254
4 1 (0.66%) IEC 61131
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.66%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (10.60%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (4.64%) Xilinx
2 2 (1.32%) Cadence
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.66%) Assembla
3 1 (0.66%) EMC
3 1 (0.66%) NEC
3 1 (0.66%) PTC