The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 112 114
Permanent jobs citing LTE 0 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.61% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.09% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 5
Average salary - £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
344 269 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.64% 14.85% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 312 220 195
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LTE Salary Trend in Bristol

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++