Period
to 13 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for IEC 61131 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IEC 61131 over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEC 61131
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 400 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61131 2 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.013% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - -
UK median annual salary £32,500 - -

IEC 61131 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,753 677 930
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.08% 9.39% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,308 553 717
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £76,875 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,875 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IEC 61131 job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for IEC 61131.

1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SCADA
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Modbus
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

IEC 61131
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 2 (100.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python