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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 143 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.041% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.84% +5.55%
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West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
374 286 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.17% 15.63% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 286 231 239
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Birmingham

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB