Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NI LabVIEW
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1059 1125 1186
Rank change year-on-year +66 +61 +34
Permanent jobs citing LabVIEW 115 71 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.040% 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 134 82 82
UK median annual salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £49,625 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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 35,076 33,250 36,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.22% 18.84% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28,765 28,503 30,933
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Top 14 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 16 January 2018. 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 +66 112 £35,000 -6.67% 63
England +48 105 £35,000 -6.67% 58
East of England +25 68 £32,500 -13.33% 11
South East +27 17 £50,000 +5.26% 26
London +14 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +20 9 £37,500 -13.79% 5
Scotland -21 8 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands +6 6 £37,500 -21.05% 3
South West +19 5 £33,000 -30.53% 5
North of England +5 5 £32,500 -7.14% 11
North East - 3 £32,500 - 2
East Midlands +21 2 £32,250 -21.34% 2
Yorkshire +30 1 £42,500 +21.43% 4
North West -9 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 73 (63.48%) C++
2 66 (57.39%) Degree
3 55 (47.83%) Telecoms
4 49 (42.61%) Physics
5 48 (41.74%) Computer Science
6 46 (40.00%) MATLAB
7 44 (38.26%) Software Engineering
8 41 (35.65%) C
8 41 (35.65%) PhD
9 37 (32.17%) Signal Processing
10 31 (26.96%) Electronics
11 27 (23.48%) Python
12 24 (20.87%) Data Acquisition
12 24 (20.87%) Test Automation
13 22 (19.13%) Data Analysis
14 21 (18.26%) Acoustics
15 18 (15.65%) Multithreading
16 17 (14.78%) Computer Science Degree
16 17 (14.78%) Algorithms
17 16 (13.91%) Aerospace
18 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (13.04%) Optoelectronics
19 14 (12.17%) Machine Learning
19 14 (12.17%) Mathematics
20 13 (11.30%) Windows
20 13 (11.30%) OO
20 13 (11.30%) Finite Element Analysis
20 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
21 12 (10.43%) Zemax
21 12 (10.43%) Visual Studio

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 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Zemax
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (5.22%) SOLIDWORKS
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (3.48%) AutoCAD
4 4 (3.48%) CATIA
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.74%) PTC Creo
6 2 (1.74%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) LabWindows
2 4 (3.48%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.48%) RS-485
3 3 (2.61%) Wireless
4 2 (1.74%) SNMP
4 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.87%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.87%) 802.11
5 1 (0.87%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.87%) DHCP
5 1 (0.87%) DNS
5 1 (0.87%) HSPA
5 1 (0.87%) IPsec
5 1 (0.87%) IPv4
5 1 (0.87%) IPv6
5 1 (0.87%) RTCP
5 1 (0.87%) RTP
5 1 (0.87%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.87%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.09%) JIRA
3 7 (6.09%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (5.22%) Subversion
5 4 (3.48%) AccuRev
6 2 (1.74%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.87%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.87%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.87%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.87%) Trac
General
1 55 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 31 (26.96%) Electronics
3 16 (13.91%) Aerospace
4 12 (10.43%) Manufacturing
5 10 (8.70%) Games
6 5 (4.35%) Finance
7 2 (1.74%) Automotive
8 1 (0.87%) Avionics
8 1 (0.87%) Law
8 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (33.04%) Test Engineer
2 30 (26.09%) Developer
3 25 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 19 (16.52%) Software Developer
5 17 (14.78%) C++ Developer
5 17 (14.78%) C++ Software Developer
6 15 (13.04%) MATLAB Engineer
7 14 (12.17%) Process Engineer
7 14 (12.17%) Test Automation Engineer
8 13 (11.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 11 (9.57%) Scientific Software Developer
9 11 (9.57%) Scientific Software Engineer
10 10 (8.70%) Development Engineer
11 8 (6.96%) Electronics Engineer
11 8 (6.96%) Senior C++ Developer
11 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.96%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) Design Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) CSS
1 8 (6.96%) HTML
1 8 (6.96%) HTML5
2 3 (2.61%) Middleware
3 2 (1.74%) .NET
4 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.87%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.87%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.87%) STL
4 1 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (41.74%) Computer Science
2 21 (18.26%) Acoustics
3 17 (14.78%) Algorithms
4 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (13.04%) Optoelectronics
5 9 (7.83%) Video\Live Streaming
6 5 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (3.48%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.48%) Verilog
8 3 (2.61%) ASIC
9 2 (1.74%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.87%) State Machine
10 1 (0.87%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Solaris
3 1 (0.87%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Physics
2 44 (38.26%) Software Engineering
3 37 (32.17%) Signal Processing
4 24 (20.87%) Data Acquisition
4 24 (20.87%) Test Automation
5 22 (19.13%) Data Analysis
6 18 (15.65%) Multithreading
7 14 (12.17%) Machine Learning
7 14 (12.17%) Mathematics
8 13 (11.30%) Finite Element Analysis
8 13 (11.30%) OO
9 10 (8.70%) Image Processing
10 9 (7.83%) OOD
10 9 (7.83%) SDLC
10 9 (7.83%) Web Development
11 8 (6.96%) Project Management
11 8 (6.96%) Validation
12 6 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (4.35%) CAD
14 4 (3.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 73 (63.48%) C++
2 46 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 41 (35.65%) C
4 27 (23.48%) Python
5 9 (7.83%) C#
5 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.83%) SQL
5 9 (7.83%) VB
6 6 (5.22%) Java
7 5 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.48%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.61%) VC++
10 2 (1.74%) Delphi
10 2 (1.74%) Perl
10 2 (1.74%) Tcl
10 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.87%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.87%) AWK
11 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.87%) Lua
Qualifications
1 66 (57.39%) Degree
2 41 (35.65%) PhD
3 17 (14.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) HNC
5 3 (2.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.87%) JTAG
2 1 (0.87%) MISRA
2 1 (0.87%) MISRA C
System Software
1 12 (10.43%) Firmware
2 3 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.61%) Altera
2 3 (2.61%) VMware
3 2 (1.74%) EMC
3 2 (1.74%) HP
3 2 (1.74%) Ivanti
3 2 (1.74%) PTC
4 1 (0.87%) Cadence
4 1 (0.87%) Sun
4 1 (0.87%) Xilinx