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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 110 111 153
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Permanent jobs citing 3G 26 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 1.02% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 4.41% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +12.50%
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
514 521 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.16% 23.22% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 404 440 433
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -7 25 £45,000 - 3
3G
East of England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 26 (78.79%) Telecoms
2 21 (63.64%) 2G
3 19 (57.58%) LTE
4 18 (54.55%) Linux
5 17 (51.52%) C
5 17 (51.52%) Python
6 16 (48.48%) C++
6 16 (48.48%) 4G
7 15 (45.45%) Java
7 15 (45.45%) Perl
8 11 (33.33%) GSM
8 11 (33.33%) Wireless
8 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 10 (30.30%) Embedded C
10 9 (27.27%) MySQL
10 9 (27.27%) MKS
10 9 (27.27%) Middleware
10 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
11 8 (24.24%) High Availability
11 8 (24.24%) Bugzilla
11 8 (24.24%) Device Driver
12 7 (21.21%) Subversion
12 7 (21.21%) UMTS
12 7 (21.21%) Maven
13 6 (18.18%) Ruby
13 6 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (18.18%) CMake
13 6 (18.18%) Hudson
13 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) 2G
2 19 (57.58%) LTE
3 16 (48.48%) 4G
4 11 (33.33%) Wireless
4 11 (33.33%) GSM
5 7 (21.21%) UMTS
6 6 (18.18%) 3GPP
7 4 (12.12%) SNMP
8 3 (9.09%) RNC
8 3 (9.09%) DHCP
9 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
9 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
9 2 (6.06%) RANAP
9 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
9 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.06%) RTP
9 2 (6.06%) ZigBee
9 2 (6.06%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (3.03%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Bugzilla
3 7 (21.21%) Subversion
3 7 (21.21%) Maven
4 6 (18.18%) Ant
4 6 (18.18%) Hudson
4 6 (18.18%) CMake
5 5 (15.15%) Valgrind
5 5 (15.15%) CruiseControl
6 4 (12.12%) CppUnit
7 2 (6.06%) Redmine
8 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.03%) JUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (78.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Release Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Build and Release Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Design Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Professional Services Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) C Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Core Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Middleware
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Device Driver
2 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.09%) Handset
3 3 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) SCADA
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Debian
2 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) High Availability
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Validation
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (6.06%) Fault Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Test Management
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) Bug Management
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C
1 17 (51.52%) Python
2 16 (48.48%) C++
3 15 (45.45%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) Perl
4 10 (30.30%) Embedded C
5 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 6 (18.18%) PHP
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 5 (15.15%) Embedded C++
8 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
8 3 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (6.06%) Groovy
10 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) MKS
2 6 (18.18%) Perforce
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Coverity
3 4 (12.12%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) Tektronix