The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 237 222 208
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing 3G 22 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.58% 2.68% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 28
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
3G
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1389 1602 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.41% 20.10% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1305 1266
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

3G Salary Trend in the East of England

3G
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in the East of England

3G
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Bedfordshire -1 15 £31,500 +1.61% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £50,000 +12.35% 1
Hertfordshire -5 3 £31,500 -47.93%
Essex - 1 £140,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (80.49%) 2G
2 31 (75.61%) LTE
3 30 (73.17%) Telecoms
4 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
5 18 (43.90%) HNC
6 9 (21.95%) C++
7 7 (17.07%) Wireless
7 7 (17.07%) Degree
8 6 (14.63%) C
8 6 (14.63%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) 3GPP
9 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
9 5 (12.20%) Content Management
9 5 (12.20%) XMetaL
9 5 (12.20%) Workflow
9 5 (12.20%) E-Learning
9 5 (12.20%) FrameMaker
9 5 (12.20%) XMLSpy
9 5 (12.20%) Wiki
10 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
10 4 (9.76%) 4G
10 4 (9.76%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (9.76%) Validation
10 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
10 4 (9.76%) Multimedia
10 4 (9.76%) Linux
11 3 (7.32%) Python
11 3 (7.32%) UNIX
11 3 (7.32%) SQL
11 3 (7.32%) MATLAB

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
1 5 (12.20%) FrameMaker
1 5 (12.20%) XMetaL
2 1 (2.44%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) 2G
2 31 (75.61%) LTE
3 7 (17.07%) Wireless
4 6 (14.63%) 3GPP
5 4 (9.76%) 4G
5 4 (9.76%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
6 2 (4.88%) GSM
6 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.88%) RNC
7 1 (2.44%) RANAP
7 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.44%) HSPA
7 1 (2.44%) 2.5G
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) GPRS
7 1 (2.44%) UMTS
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.44%) WCDMA
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) XMLSpy
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (73.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Author
1 23 (56.10%) Technical Author
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Writer
3 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Wireless Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) RF Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Wiki
2 5 (12.20%) E-Learning
3 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
3 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Handset
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Workflow
1 5 (12.20%) Content Management
2 4 (9.76%) Validation
3 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (7.32%) Signal Processing
4 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Change Management
5 1 (2.44%) ETL
5 1 (2.44%) B2B
5 1 (2.44%) Logistics
5 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.44%) Test Management
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C++
2 6 (14.63%) C
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded C++
4 2 (4.88%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) HNC
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
1 1 (2.44%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) EMC
2 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
2 1 (2.44%) Nokia
2 1 (2.44%) Mapinfo
2 1 (2.44%) Anite
2 1 (2.44%) Perforce
2 1 (2.44%) Amdocs
2 1 (2.44%) Huawei
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