The first table below looks at the demand for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 80 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing LTE 14 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% 1.73% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 6.47% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 9
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 278 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.04% 26.71% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 185 255 187
Average salary £38,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.64% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
East of England

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LTE
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LTE Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

LTE
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

LTE
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -12 3 £57,500 +76.92%
LTE
East of England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 21 (91.30%) XML
2 20 (86.96%) Telecoms
2 20 (86.96%) Computer Science
3 18 (78.26%) 2G
3 18 (78.26%) 3G
4 17 (73.91%) XMetaL
5 11 (47.83%) HNC
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
8 3 (13.04%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) OOD
8 3 (13.04%) C++
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) Perl
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.70%) 4G
9 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
9 2 (8.70%) Network Security
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.70%) Wireless
9 2 (8.70%) GSM
9 2 (8.70%) SMS
9 2 (8.70%) UMTS
9 2 (8.70%) VoIP
9 2 (8.70%) SS7
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LTE 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 LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (73.91%) XMetaL
2 1 (4.35%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) 2G
1 18 (78.26%) 3G
2 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
3 2 (8.70%) 4G
3 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) GSM
3 2 (8.70%) SMS
3 2 (8.70%) UMTS
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) SS7
3 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 20 (86.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Author
1 18 (78.26%) Technical Author
2 7 (30.43%) Junior Technical Author
2 7 (30.43%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Development Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Development Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) OO
1 3 (13.04%) OOD
1 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
1 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) HNC
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
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