The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 88 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs citing LTE 28 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 1.11% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.97% 4.56% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £45,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.34%
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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
402 373 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.87% 24.44% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 305 313 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LTE Salary Trend in Cambridge

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 38 (86.36%) Telecoms
2 36 (81.82%) Java
3 32 (72.73%) Linux
4 23 (52.27%) MySQL
5 21 (47.73%) Degree
6 20 (45.45%) SS7
7 19 (43.18%) 3G
7 19 (43.18%) VoLTE
8 18 (40.91%) 3GPP
9 17 (38.64%) C++
10 16 (36.36%) Python
11 15 (34.09%) Billing
12 14 (31.82%) Solaris
12 14 (31.82%) Perl
12 14 (31.82%) Oracle
12 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
13 13 (29.55%) 2G
13 13 (29.55%) C
14 12 (27.27%) GSM
14 12 (27.27%) 4G
15 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
16 9 (20.45%) Middleware
16 9 (20.45%) Embedded C
16 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
17 8 (18.18%) Device Driver
17 8 (18.18%) UMTS
17 8 (18.18%) High Availability
17 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
18 7 (15.91%) Maven
18 7 (15.91%) Subversion

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing LTE 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 LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) SS7
2 19 (43.18%) 3G
2 19 (43.18%) VoLTE
3 18 (40.91%) 3GPP
4 13 (29.55%) 2G
5 12 (27.27%) GSM
5 12 (27.27%) 4G
6 8 (18.18%) UMTS
7 7 (15.91%) Wireless
8 4 (9.09%) SNMP
8 4 (9.09%) NGN
9 3 (6.82%) TETRA
9 3 (6.82%) Bluetooth
9 3 (6.82%) DECT
9 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.55%) ATM
10 2 (4.55%) WCDMA
10 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
11 1 (2.27%) RANAP
11 1 (2.27%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) MySQL
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) Maven
2 7 (15.91%) Subversion
3 6 (13.64%) Bugzilla
3 6 (13.64%) Ant
3 6 (13.64%) Hudson
3 6 (13.64%) CMake
4 5 (11.36%) Valgrind
4 5 (11.36%) CruiseControl
5 4 (9.09%) CppUnit
6 2 (4.55%) Redmine
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 38 (86.36%) Telecoms
2 15 (34.09%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Telecoms Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Consultant
4 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Release Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Telecoms Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Build and Release Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) RF Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Junior
8 2 (4.55%) Graduate
8 2 (4.55%) C++ Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Senior RF Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) C Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Middleware
2 6 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) Ajax
4 1 (2.27%) Java EE
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) XSL
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Solaris
3 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Debian
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.18%) High Availability
3 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.82%) Validation
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Test Management
8 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.55%) Bug Management
9 1 (2.27%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) C++
3 16 (36.36%) Python
4 14 (31.82%) Perl
5 13 (29.55%) C
6 9 (20.45%) Embedded C
7 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 6 (13.64%) PHP
8 6 (13.64%) Ruby
9 5 (11.36%) Embedded C++
10 3 (6.82%) SQL
11 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) HNC
2 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) MKS
3 6 (13.64%) Perforce
4 4 (9.09%) Coverity
5 3 (6.82%) EMC
5 3 (6.82%) Genesys
6 1 (2.27%) Tektronix
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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