The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 16.18%
As % of the General category - - 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Telecoms
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 44.25% 49.07% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 35
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Statistics
5 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) GitHub
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) Symfony

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Director
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Process Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) MooTools
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Symfony
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) YAML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) PHP 5
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft