The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 111 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 4 0 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.30% - 4.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% - 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 20
Average salary £40,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +14.90%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
265 288 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.14% 24.89% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 247 263 233
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
East of England

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

UMTS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

UMTS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £40,000 -
Bedford - 1 £35,000 -
UMTS
East of England

UMTS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) GPRS
2 3 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SQLite
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) GPRS
2 3 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared