The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 125 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing 3G 15 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.61% 0.88% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.12% 4.42% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 26
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
481 475 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.59% 20.00% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 397 387 386
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3G
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -10 15 £44,500 -1.11%
3G
East of England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (82.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) LTE
4 8 (47.06%) C
4 8 (47.06%) Bugzilla
4 8 (47.06%) MKS
5 7 (41.18%) 2G
5 7 (41.18%) Perl
5 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 6 (35.29%) Subversion
6 6 (35.29%) Maven
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Perforce
7 5 (29.41%) PHP
7 5 (29.41%) Ant
7 5 (29.41%) Hudson
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (29.41%) CMake
8 4 (23.53%) 4G
8 4 (23.53%) GSM
8 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) Validation
9 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
9 3 (17.65%) Handset
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) Middleware

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LTE
2 7 (41.18%) 2G
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) 4G
3 4 (23.53%) GSM
4 3 (17.65%) 3GPP
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.76%) SNMP
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) RTP
5 2 (11.76%) UMTS
5 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
5 2 (11.76%) RNC
5 2 (11.76%) ZigBee
6 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.88%) PABX
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Bugzilla
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (35.29%) Subversion
3 6 (35.29%) Maven
4 5 (29.41%) Hudson
4 5 (29.41%) Ant
4 5 (29.41%) CMake
5 3 (17.65%) Valgrind
5 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
6 2 (11.76%) Redmine
6 2 (11.76%) CppUnit
7 1 (5.88%) JUnit
7 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (82.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Release Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Build and Release Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Professional Services Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Handset
2 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.76%) SCADA
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Debian
3 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Test Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Fault Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Bug Management
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C++
1 9 (52.94%) Java
1 9 (52.94%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) C
3 7 (41.18%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) MKS
2 5 (29.41%) Perforce
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Coverity
4 1 (5.88%) VMware