Period
to 22 August 2017

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

NI LabWindows
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1180 1235 1304
Rank change year-on-year +55 +69 +50
Permanent jobs citing LabWindows 7 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.054% 0.036% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,400 £40,550 £39,850
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -25.00%

LabWindows is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12919 13852 15828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.34% 7.03% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9341 10643 12432
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

LabWindows
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LabWindows in the UK

LabWindows
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LabWindows in the UK

LabWindows
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LabWindows 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 +70 7 £40,000 +6.67%
UK excluding London +49 7 £40,000 +6.67%
East of England - 4 £41,500 -
Midlands +32 3 £40,000 +6.67%
East Midlands +23 3 £40,000 +6.67%

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

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) LabVIEW
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) HND
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) RS-232

LabWindows
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) LabVIEW
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 3 (42.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) HND
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft