The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 77 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing 3G 15 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.37% 1.55% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.67% 7.86% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 6
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% -41.81%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -15.78%
3G
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 229 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.84% 19.66% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 140 213 248
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

3G
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Bedfordshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

3G
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (93.33%) 2G
2 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (73.33%) LTE
4 10 (66.67%) HNC
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) XMetaL
6 4 (26.67%) E-Learning
6 4 (26.67%) FrameMaker
6 4 (26.67%) Wiki
6 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) XMLSpy
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Content Management
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) UNIX
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Physics

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) XMetaL
1 4 (26.67%) FrameMaker
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) 2G
2 11 (73.33%) LTE
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Author
1 14 (93.33%) Technical Author
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Writer
3 1 (6.67%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) E-Learning
2 4 (26.67%) Wiki
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Workflow
1 4 (26.67%) Content Management
2 1 (6.67%) Logistics
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) HNC
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
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