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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £48,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,250
% change year-on-year
- -8.71%
WCDMA
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
293 365 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.69% 18.56% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 240 321 207
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WCDMA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in Bristol

WCDMA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCDMA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

WCDMA Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCDMA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing WCDMA 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WCDMA.

1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
1 10 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) 2G
2 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 6 (60.00%) Huawei
2 6 (60.00%) Nokia
3 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (40.00%) 4G
4 4 (40.00%) 3G
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) UMTS
5 3 (30.00%) Billing
5 3 (30.00%) SMS
5 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (30.00%) Demand Management
5 3 (30.00%) eggPlant
5 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (20.00%) HSPA
6 2 (20.00%) High Availability
6 2 (20.00%) Actix
6 2 (20.00%) Nortel

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
1 10 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (60.00%) 2G
3 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (40.00%) 3G
4 4 (40.00%) 4G
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) UMTS
5 3 (30.00%) SMS
6 2 (20.00%) HSPA
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) eggPlant
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Designer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Designer
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Huawei
1 6 (60.00%) Nokia
2 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (20.00%) Actix
3 2 (20.00%) Nortel