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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
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
292 353 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.97% 18.66% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 234 318 222
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 2016.

WCDMA Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCDMA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (100.00%) GSM
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
1 12 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (66.67%) 2G
3 7 (58.33%) Network Design
3 7 (58.33%) Huawei
3 7 (58.33%) Nokia
4 6 (50.00%) 4G
4 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (41.67%) 3G
6 4 (33.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) GPRS
6 4 (33.33%) Ericsson
6 4 (33.33%) UMTS
7 3 (25.00%) Billing
7 3 (25.00%) Nortel
7 3 (25.00%) SMS
7 3 (25.00%) Actix
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) Demand Management
7 3 (25.00%) eggPlant
7 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (25.00%) HSPA

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 12 (100.00%) GSM
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
1 12 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (66.67%) 2G
3 6 (50.00%) 4G
3 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (41.67%) 3G
5 4 (33.33%) GPRS
5 4 (33.33%) UMTS
6 3 (25.00%) HSPA
6 3 (25.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) eggPlant
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Designer
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (8.33%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (58.33%) Network Design
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Huawei
1 7 (58.33%) Nokia
2 4 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 3 (25.00%) Actix
3 3 (25.00%) Nortel