The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 103
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +8.75%
GSM
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
156 184 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.01% 16.34% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 148 148 212
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £58,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

GSM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing GSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for GSM.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree