The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 110 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.19% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
4G
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
380 352 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.16% 24.18% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 276 290 302
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,910
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

4G
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Cambridge region.

4G Salary Trend in Cambridge

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 15 (100.00%) 3G
2 13 (86.67%) Wireless
2 13 (86.67%) 2G
3 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (53.33%) C
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) Project Management
6 6 (40.00%) Python
6 6 (40.00%) LTE
7 5 (33.33%) C++
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Perl
8 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (20.00%) Device Driver
9 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 3 (20.00%) 3GPP
9 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
9 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (13.33%) Middleware
10 2 (13.33%) GSM
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) CGI
10 2 (13.33%) J2EE
10 2 (13.33%) HTML
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) Perforce
10 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
10 2 (13.33%) VMware

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) 3G
2 13 (86.67%) Wireless
2 13 (86.67%) 2G
3 6 (40.00%) LTE
4 3 (20.00%) 3GPP
5 2 (13.33%) GSM
6 1 (6.67%) Frame Relay
6 1 (6.67%) UMTS
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
6 1 (6.67%) GPRS
6 1 (6.67%) RTP
6 1 (6.67%) SS7
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Project Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) CGI
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Perforce
1 2 (13.33%) VMware