The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 115 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 3 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 1.13% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 4.83% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £61,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.04%
TETRA
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
422 373 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.25% 23.41% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 324 308 305
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Wireless
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) DECT
2 6 (40.00%) GSM
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) PhD
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Handset
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) LTE
4 4 (26.67%) Product Management
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (20.00%) Electronics
5 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
5 3 (20.00%) Genesys
5 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (20.00%) Simulink
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Simulink
1 3 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Wireless
2 6 (40.00%) DECT
2 6 (40.00%) GSM
3 4 (26.67%) LTE
4 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) GPRS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) RF Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Radio Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior RF Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Handset
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
2 3 (20.00%) Genesys