The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Profibus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Profibus over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Profibus
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 943 955
Rank change year-on-year +92 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Profibus 7 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.061% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 18
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  

Profibus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Profibus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Profibus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Profibus in the UK

Profibus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Profibus in the UK

Profibus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Profibus over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Profibus in the UK

Profibus
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Profibus within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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 +101 7 £40,000 +14.28%
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Barnsley - 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
Stafford - 1 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £55,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Profibus 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 Profibus.

1 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) Electronics
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) JIRA
3 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
4 9 (60.00%) Confluence
4 9 (60.00%) Coverity
4 9 (60.00%) Change Control
4 9 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (60.00%) V-Model
4 9 (60.00%) Release Management
4 9 (60.00%) Atlassian
4 9 (60.00%) Subversion
4 9 (60.00%) Requirements Management
4 9 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 9 (60.00%) VxWorks
4 9 (60.00%) MATLAB
4 9 (60.00%) Simulink
4 9 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (60.00%) SonarQube
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) IEC 61508
6 5 (33.33%) Modbus
6 5 (33.33%) CAN bus
6 5 (33.33%) Qt

Profibus
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 9 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) WinCC
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (33.33%) Modbus
2 4 (26.67%) RS-232
2 4 (26.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 10 (66.67%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (60.00%) SonarQube
2 9 (60.00%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (93.33%) Electronics
2 4 (26.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Control Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Industrial Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Qt
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) wxWidgets
3 1 (6.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (33.33%) CAN bus
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) VxWorks
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Change Control
3 9 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Release Management
3 9 (60.00%) Requirements Management
3 9 (60.00%) V-Model
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
2 10 (66.67%) Python
3 9 (60.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) IEC 61508
2 4 (26.67%) JTAG
3 1 (6.67%) MISRA
3 1 (6.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (60.00%) Coverity
2 4 (26.67%) Lauterbach
3 1 (6.67%) Rockwell
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens
3 1 (6.67%) Wonderware