The table below looks at the statistics for UWB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UWB over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-wideband (UWB)
Rank - - 128
Permanent jobs citing UWB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000
UWB
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
418 374 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.15% 23.60% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 321 309 302
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UWB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

UWB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UWB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

UWB Salary Trend in Cambridge

UWB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing UWB 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 UWB.

1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing

UWB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing UWB 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 UWB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree