The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 3G 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.61%
3G
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
175 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.06% 11.78% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 149 80 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

3G
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

3G Salary Trend in Dorset

3G
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree