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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 101 120 101
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 5 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.17% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.70% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £60,000 £61,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +63.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-45.38% +44.44%
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
225 430 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.23% 23.67% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 208 326 307
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (60.00%) Simulink
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) JTAG
1 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (60.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Bid Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) JTAG