The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 56 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.28% 0.55% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 3.23% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £46,500 £44,750 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.91% +126.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Broadband
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 62 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.18% 17.17% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 47
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Broadband
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Devon

Broadband
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Advisor
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++