Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 285 323
Rank change year-on-year +26 +38 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 25 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.30% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.81% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 8
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -21.05%
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £44,050
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +22.22%

SCADA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,269 3,687 3,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.24% 36.72% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,333 2,865 2,884
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £62,500 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SCADA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Warwickshire +49 19 £47,250 -33.68% 3
Coventry - 6 £55,000 - 1
SCADA
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing SCADA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) VBScript
4 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) WPF
4 9 (36.00%) LINQ
4 9 (36.00%) Entity Framework
4 9 (36.00%) Backbone.js
4 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) C
7 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (24.00%) MySQL
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) C++
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) ERP
7 6 (24.00%) Data Extraction
7 6 (24.00%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 5 (20.00%) System Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) Python

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) npm
1 4 (16.00%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Project Controller
6 2 (8.00%) SCADA Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (36.00%) Backbone.js
1 9 (36.00%) Entity Framework
1 9 (36.00%) LINQ
1 9 (36.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (16.00%) CCTV
3 4 (16.00%) Internet of Things
4 3 (12.00%) Industry 4.0
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Data Extraction
2 6 (24.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) SDLC
3 5 (20.00%) System Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Unified Process
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) VBScript
3 6 (24.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (16.00%) BT