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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 201 177 267
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +90
Permanent jobs citing 3G 50 72 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 1.01% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 4.73% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 19
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £70,300
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
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
1556 1521 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.46% 21.25% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1244 1500
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Cambridgeshire +4 25 £45,000 - 3
Bedfordshire -31 18 £28,000 -17.03% 1
Hertfordshire -15 7 £70,000 +43.58%
3G
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 71 (84.52%) 2G
2 68 (80.95%) Telecoms
3 47 (55.95%) LTE
4 39 (46.43%) XML
4 39 (46.43%) Computer Science
5 37 (44.05%) XMetaL
6 34 (40.48%) Degree
7 27 (32.14%) 4G
8 19 (22.62%) Linux
9 18 (21.43%) C
10 17 (20.24%) C++
10 17 (20.24%) Perl
10 17 (20.24%) Python
11 16 (19.05%) Java
12 14 (16.67%) FrameMaker
12 14 (16.67%) Content Management
13 13 (15.48%) Workflow
13 13 (15.48%) E-Learning
13 13 (15.48%) XMLSpy
13 13 (15.48%) MS Visio
14 12 (14.29%) GSM
14 12 (14.29%) Wireless
15 11 (13.10%) HNC
15 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
16 10 (11.90%) Embedded C
17 9 (10.71%) Middleware
17 9 (10.71%) MKS
17 9 (10.71%) MySQL
17 9 (10.71%) 3GPP
17 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 37 (44.05%) XMetaL
2 14 (16.67%) FrameMaker
3 13 (15.48%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 71 (84.52%) 2G
2 47 (55.95%) LTE
3 27 (32.14%) 4G
4 12 (14.29%) GSM
4 12 (14.29%) Wireless
5 9 (10.71%) 3GPP
6 8 (9.52%) UMTS
7 4 (4.76%) SNMP
8 3 (3.57%) RNC
8 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.57%) DHCP
8 3 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.38%) RTP
9 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.38%) Bluetooth
9 2 (2.38%) RANAP
9 2 (2.38%) ZigBee
10 1 (1.19%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) XMLSpy
2 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.52%) Bugzilla
4 7 (8.33%) Subversion
4 7 (8.33%) Maven
5 6 (7.14%) CMake
5 6 (7.14%) Hudson
5 6 (7.14%) Ant
6 5 (5.95%) CruiseControl
6 5 (5.95%) Valgrind
7 4 (4.76%) CppUnit
8 2 (2.38%) Redmine
9 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.19%) JUnit
9 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 68 (80.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (45.24%) Author
1 38 (45.24%) Technical Author
2 17 (20.24%) Junior
3 14 (16.67%) Junior Technical Author
4 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Release Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Technical Design Authority
8 4 (4.76%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Electronics Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Professional Services Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (2.38%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.43%) XML
2 9 (10.71%) Middleware
3 6 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.19%) Java EE
5 1 (1.19%) CGI
5 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.48%) E-Learning
3 8 (9.52%) Device Driver
4 7 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.57%) Handset
6 3 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.38%) Open Source
7 2 (2.38%) SCADA
8 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.33%) Android
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (3.57%) Debian
4 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) Content Management
2 13 (15.48%) Workflow
3 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.52%) High Availability
5 7 (8.33%) Project Management
5 7 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.95%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.76%) Validation
9 3 (3.57%) Web Development
10 2 (2.38%) Bug Management
10 2 (2.38%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.38%) Coaching
10 2 (2.38%) Fault Management
10 2 (2.38%) Test Management
10 2 (2.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.38%) Network Management
10 2 (2.38%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) C
2 17 (20.24%) C++
2 17 (20.24%) Perl
2 17 (20.24%) Python
3 16 (19.05%) Java
4 10 (11.90%) Embedded C
5 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.14%) PHP
6 6 (7.14%) Ruby
7 5 (5.95%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.57%) SQL
8 3 (3.57%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.38%) Groovy
10 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (40.48%) Degree
2 11 (13.10%) HNC
3 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) MKS
2 6 (7.14%) Perforce
2 6 (7.14%) VMware
3 4 (4.76%) Coverity
3 4 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (1.19%) Agilent
4 1 (1.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.19%) Tektronix
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
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