The first table below looks at the demand for TETRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 114 104 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.78% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 3.85% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £53,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.03% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £39,250 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -13.68%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
376 338 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.15% 20.39% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 303 277 285
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TETRA
Cambridgeshire

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

TETRA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

TETRA Salary Trend in Cambridge

TETRA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TETRA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

TETRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

TETRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing TETRA 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 TETRA.

1 8 (47.06%) GSM
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
3 6 (35.29%) DECT
3 6 (35.29%) PhD
4 5 (29.41%) EMC
4 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Product Management
5 4 (23.53%) LTE
5 4 (23.53%) Handset
5 4 (23.53%) Electronics
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
6 3 (17.65%) Simulink
6 3 (17.65%) Genesys
6 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
6 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (17.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Validation

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing TETRA 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 TETRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Simulink
1 3 (17.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) GSM
2 7 (41.18%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) DECT
4 4 (23.53%) LTE
5 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
5 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) TDMA
6 1 (5.88%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) SCons
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) RF Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior RF Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Handset
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Product Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) EMC
2 3 (17.65%) Genesys
3 1 (5.88%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, health/life insurance
Posted: 6 days ago