The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 132 134 148
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing 4G 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.046% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +27.27%
4G
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
507 484 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.43% 22.45% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 383 352 486
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

4G
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Cambridgeshire region.

4G Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

4G
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

4G Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

4G
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
4G
East of England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 23 (100.00%) 3G
2 21 (91.30%) Telecoms
3 20 (86.96%) 2G
4 14 (60.87%) Wireless
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) C
6 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
6 12 (52.17%) LTE
7 11 (47.83%) Python
8 10 (43.48%) C++
8 10 (43.48%) Perl
9 9 (39.13%) Project Management
10 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
10 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
11 7 (30.43%) Java
11 7 (30.43%) MySQL
11 7 (30.43%) Device Driver
12 6 (26.09%) GSM
12 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
12 6 (26.09%) Middleware
12 6 (26.09%) High Availability
13 5 (21.74%) UMTS
13 5 (21.74%) VMware
13 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
15 3 (13.04%) Perforce
15 3 (13.04%) Network Management
15 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (13.04%) Jenkins

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) 3G
2 20 (86.96%) 2G
3 14 (60.87%) Wireless
4 12 (52.17%) LTE
5 6 (26.09%) GSM
6 5 (21.74%) UMTS
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) RNC
7 2 (8.70%) 3GPP
8 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
8 1 (4.35%) GPRS
8 1 (4.35%) RTP
8 1 (4.35%) SS7
8 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.35%) SSL
8 1 (4.35%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
2 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) CppUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Valgrind
2 2 (8.70%) Hudson
2 2 (8.70%) CMake
3 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (91.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Release Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) CGI
3 1 (4.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Device Driver
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) High Availability
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Network Management
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C
2 11 (47.83%) Python
3 10 (43.48%) C++
3 10 (43.48%) Perl
4 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
4 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.70%) Ruby
8 2 (8.70%) Groovy
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Perforce
3 2 (8.70%) MKS
3 2 (8.70%) Coverity