The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 116 128
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.41% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £32,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.85%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-8.42% -7.31%
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
317 283 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.52% 15.92% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 284 182 208
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCDMA across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA2000
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA2000
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree