The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RS-232 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RS-232 over the 6 months to 29 November 2023 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
|6 months to
29 Nov 2023
|Same period 2022||Same period 2021|
|Rank change year-on-year||+357||-6||-343|
|Permanent jobs citing RS-232||17||17||32|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||0.031%||0.014%||0.025%|
|As % of the Communications & Networking category||0.21%||0.11%||0.19%|
|Number of salaries quoted||16||15||24|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£60,000||£55,000||£49,000|
|Median % change year-on-year||+9.09%||+12.24%||+5.38%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£60,000||£55,000||£49,000|
|% change year-on-year||+9.09%||+12.24%||+5.38%|
RS-232 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.
|Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills||8,218||15,777||16,619|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||15.19%||12.54%||12.88%|
|Number of salaries quoted||6,418||10,533||11,407|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£50,000||£52,500||£50,000|
|Median % change year-on-year||-4.76%||+5.00%||-|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£45,000||£47,500||£45,000|
|% change year-on-year||-5.26%||+5.56%||-|
Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing RS-232 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RS-232.
Salary distribution for jobs citing RS-232 over the 6 months to 29 November 2023.
Top 10 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RS-232 within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 2023. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
on Same Period
IT Job Ads
Past 6 Months
on Same Period
|UK excluding London||+235||15||£60,000||+9.09%||37|
|Work from Home||+263||12||£60,000||+9.09%||15|
|East of England||-||4||£65,000||-||9|
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category
The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories: