The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - 110 111
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.60% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.53% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
3GPP
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
229 434 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.28% 23.69% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 209 330 303
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

3GPP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Cambridge

3GPP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Multimedia
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) TTCN

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
General
1 2 (66.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) TTCN
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree