Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Profibus
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1145 1207 1284
Rank change year-on-year +62 +77 +40
Permanent jobs citing Profibus 44 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.038% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 26
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £20,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -12.50%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28103 31773 36415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.63% 16.99% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22762 26008 30095
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Profibus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Profibus in the UK

Profibus
Top 9 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 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
England +79 44 £37,500 -3.85% 1
UK excluding London +64 44 £37,500 -3.85% 1
Midlands +27 23 £40,000 +14.29%
North of England - 20 £37,500 - 1
North West - 18 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +34 13 £35,000 -
West Midlands +15 10 £42,500 -5.56%
Yorkshire - 2 £36,500 -
East of England - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 27 (61.36%) Siemens
2 26 (59.09%) SCADA
3 22 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.82%) Degree
6 13 (29.55%) Modbus
6 13 (29.55%) Driving Licence
7 12 (27.27%) Rockwell
8 11 (25.00%) C
9 10 (22.73%) WinCC
9 10 (22.73%) CAN bus
10 9 (20.45%) EPLAN
10 9 (20.45%) HNC
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
10 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (18.18%) Windows
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.18%) VxWorks
11 8 (18.18%) Allen-Bradley
12 7 (15.91%) RFID
12 7 (15.91%) C++
12 7 (15.91%) XML
13 6 (13.64%) Electronics
13 6 (13.64%) Automotive
13 6 (13.64%) C#
14 5 (11.36%) Wonderware
14 5 (11.36%) Computer Science

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 10 (22.73%) WinCC
2 4 (9.09%) ArchestrA
2 4 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) EPLAN
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (9.09%) Simulink
4 2 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 13 (29.55%) Modbus
3 7 (15.91%) RFID
4 2 (4.55%) RS-232
4 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
1 4 (9.09%) SonarQube
1 4 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.64%) Automotive
2 6 (13.64%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) PLC Engineer
1 19 (43.18%) Software Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) PLC Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Commissioning Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Field Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) SCADA Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Control Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) PLC SCADA Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) Qt
2 2 (4.55%) STL
2 2 (4.55%) wxWidgets
3 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) SCADA
2 13 (29.55%) Driving Licence
3 10 (22.73%) CAN bus
4 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 4 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) VxWorks
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (9.09%) Release Management
4 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 4 (9.09%) Scrum
4 4 (9.09%) Validation
4 4 (9.09%) V-Model
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.27%) CAD
6 1 (2.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) C
2 7 (15.91%) C++
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 4 (9.09%) Pascal
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.27%) Delphi
6 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) IEC 61508
1 4 (9.09%) IEC 62304
2 2 (4.55%) JTAG
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Siemens
2 12 (27.27%) Rockwell
3 8 (18.18%) Allen-Bradley
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) Wonderware
5 4 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 4 (9.09%) Coverity
6 2 (4.55%) Lauterbach
7 1 (2.27%) EMC