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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 114 116 144
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing 3G 26 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.06% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.90% 2.36% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £38,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.22% +11.17%
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
531 509 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.71% 23.49% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 386 408 489
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +15 25 £50,000 +11.11%
3G
East of England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 29 (70.73%) Telecoms
2 26 (63.41%) 2G
3 24 (58.54%) LTE
4 21 (51.22%) 4G
5 18 (43.90%) C
5 18 (43.90%) Linux
5 18 (43.90%) Python
6 16 (39.02%) C++
6 16 (39.02%) Perl
6 16 (39.02%) Wireless
7 15 (36.59%) Java
7 15 (36.59%) GSM
8 14 (34.15%) Project Management
9 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
10 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
10 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
11 9 (21.95%) MySQL
11 9 (21.95%) Middleware
11 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
12 8 (19.51%) MKS
12 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
12 8 (19.51%) High Availability
13 7 (17.07%) Subversion
13 7 (17.07%) Bugzilla
13 7 (17.07%) Maven
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) UMTS
14 6 (14.63%) 3GPP
14 6 (14.63%) PHP
14 6 (14.63%) Ant

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) 2G
2 24 (58.54%) LTE
3 21 (51.22%) 4G
4 16 (39.02%) Wireless
5 15 (36.59%) GSM
6 7 (17.07%) UMTS
7 6 (14.63%) 3GPP
7 6 (14.63%) Bluetooth
8 4 (9.76%) SNMP
9 3 (7.32%) RANAP
9 3 (7.32%) RNC
10 2 (4.88%) DHCP
10 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
11 1 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (2.44%) PABX
11 1 (2.44%) GGSN
11 1 (2.44%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 7 (17.07%) Bugzilla
2 7 (17.07%) Maven
3 6 (14.63%) Ant
3 6 (14.63%) CMake
3 6 (14.63%) Hudson
4 5 (12.20%) Valgrind
4 5 (12.20%) CruiseControl
5 4 (9.76%) CppUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Redmine
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.44%) TestLink
7 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 29 (70.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Release Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Build and Release Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Core Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C++ Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Middleware
2 6 (14.63%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.88%) J2EE
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.88%) CGI
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
2 5 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.88%) Handset
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) SCADA
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
2 3 (7.32%) Debian
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.51%) High Availability
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Validation
5 4 (9.76%) B2B
5 4 (9.76%) Web Development
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.76%) Software Licensing
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.88%) Test Management
7 2 (4.88%) Fault Management
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.88%) Bug Management
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Coaching
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) C
1 18 (43.90%) Python
2 16 (39.02%) C++
2 16 (39.02%) Perl
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
4 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 6 (14.63%) Ruby
7 5 (12.20%) Embedded C++
8 3 (7.32%) Assembly Language
9 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) MKS
2 6 (14.63%) Perforce
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) EMC
3 4 (9.76%) Coverity
4 1 (2.44%) Tektronix