The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 108 114
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.14% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.60% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UMTS
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
368 335 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.55% 23.61% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 273 258 318
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) 2G
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Valgrind
4 2 (40.00%) CppUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Coverity
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) 2G
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Valgrind
1 2 (40.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Coverity