The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 118 102 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.54% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 2.73% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
375 330 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.15% 19.92% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 305 270 287
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
UMTS
Cambridgeshire

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UMTS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Cambridge

UMTS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

UMTS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Multimedia
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (57.14%) GPRS
4 4 (57.14%) Tcl
4 4 (57.14%) TTCN
5 3 (42.86%) 4G
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) 2G
6 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) Middleware
6 2 (28.57%) 3G
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) SNMP
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (28.57%) Valgrind

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) GPRS
4 3 (42.86%) 4G
5 2 (28.57%) 2G
5 2 (28.57%) 3G
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) SS7
6 1 (14.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Valgrind
1 2 (28.57%) CppUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (57.14%) Multimedia
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Development Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Development Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Tcl
2 4 (57.14%) TTCN
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Coverity
2 1 (14.29%) VMware