The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 116 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing 3G 14 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.64% 0.18% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 0.77% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,050 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
3G
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
467 517 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.24% 23.36% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 362 427 426
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

3G
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

3G Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

3G
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +19 14 £45,000 +2.85%
3G
East of England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 25 (71.43%) Wireless
2 19 (54.29%) 2G
3 17 (48.57%) LTE
4 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
5 15 (42.86%) 4G
6 14 (40.00%) GSM
7 12 (34.29%) Project Management
8 11 (31.43%) Linux
9 10 (28.57%) Python
9 10 (28.57%) C
9 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 10 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (25.71%) C++
11 8 (22.86%) 3GPP
12 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
12 7 (20.00%) EMC
12 7 (20.00%) Electronics
13 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
13 6 (17.14%) Bluetooth
14 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
14 5 (14.29%) B2B
14 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
15 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
15 4 (11.43%) Software Licensing
15 4 (11.43%) Perl
15 4 (11.43%) SQL
15 4 (11.43%) HTML
16 3 (8.57%) MySQL
16 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
16 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Wireless
2 19 (54.29%) 2G
3 17 (48.57%) LTE
4 15 (42.86%) 4G
5 14 (40.00%) GSM
6 8 (22.86%) 3GPP
7 6 (17.14%) Bluetooth
8 2 (5.71%) RANAP
8 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.86%) SSL
9 1 (2.86%) RTP
9 1 (2.86%) SS7
9 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.86%) UMTS
9 1 (2.86%) DHCP
9 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.86%) TETRA
9 1 (2.86%) RNC
9 1 (2.86%) GPRS
9 1 (2.86%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 7 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 7 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 7 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) CGI
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.86%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.57%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Project Management
2 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) B2B
4 4 (11.43%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Network Management
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (5.71%) Signal Processing
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) C
1 10 (28.57%) Python
2 9 (25.71%) C++
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.71%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (5.71%) Perforce
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft