The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 98 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 2G 2 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.19% - 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% - 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Median salary £52,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -22.22%
2G
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 280 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.42% 19.39% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 205 229 282
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

2G
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Cambridge region.

2G Salary Trend in Cambridge

2G
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing 2G 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for 2G.

1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RF Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior RF Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC