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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 206 176 257
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +81
Permanent jobs citing 3G 53 70 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 0.98% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 4.56% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 25
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £51,500 £69,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +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
1616 1534 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.77% 21.44% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1229 1435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 24 £44,750 -0.55% 2
Bedfordshire -14 19 £28,000 -22.75%
Hertfordshire -17 10 £65,250 +33.84%
3G
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (83.12%) 2G
2 60 (77.92%) Telecoms
3 43 (55.84%) LTE
4 37 (48.05%) XML
5 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
6 34 (44.16%) XMetaL
7 31 (40.26%) Degree
8 23 (29.87%) 4G
9 16 (20.78%) Linux
9 16 (20.78%) C
9 16 (20.78%) C++
10 15 (19.48%) Java
10 15 (19.48%) Perl
11 14 (18.18%) Python
11 14 (18.18%) FrameMaker
11 14 (18.18%) Content Management
12 13 (16.88%) E-Learning
12 13 (16.88%) Workflow
12 13 (16.88%) XMLSpy
12 13 (16.88%) MS Visio
13 12 (15.58%) GSM
14 11 (14.29%) 3GPP
14 11 (14.29%) HNC
15 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
15 9 (11.69%) UMTS
15 9 (11.69%) MKS
16 8 (10.39%) Embedded C
16 8 (10.39%) Bugzilla
16 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
17 7 (9.09%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.90%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (44.16%) XMetaL
2 14 (18.18%) FrameMaker
3 13 (16.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 64 (83.12%) 2G
2 43 (55.84%) LTE
3 23 (29.87%) 4G
4 12 (15.58%) GSM
5 11 (14.29%) 3GPP
6 9 (11.69%) UMTS
7 7 (9.09%) Wireless
8 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
8 4 (5.19%) SNMP
9 3 (3.90%) RNC
9 3 (3.90%) DHCP
9 3 (3.90%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (2.60%) GGSN
10 2 (2.60%) SGSN
10 2 (2.60%) ZigBee
10 2 (2.60%) RANAP
10 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.60%) Bluetooth
10 2 (2.60%) GPRS
10 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) XMLSpy
2 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.39%) Bugzilla
4 7 (9.09%) Subversion
4 7 (9.09%) Maven
5 6 (7.79%) Hudson
5 6 (7.79%) Ant
5 6 (7.79%) CMake
6 5 (6.49%) Valgrind
6 5 (6.49%) CruiseControl
7 4 (5.19%) CppUnit
8 2 (2.60%) Redmine
9 1 (1.30%) JUnit
9 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 60 (77.92%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Electronics
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Author
1 35 (45.45%) Technical Author
2 14 (18.18%) Junior
3 11 (14.29%) Junior Technical Author
4 9 (11.69%) Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Release Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Build and Release Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Design Authority
9 4 (5.19%) Design Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Electronics Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Core Network Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Design Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Professional Services Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Configuration Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.05%) XML
2 7 (9.09%) Middleware
3 6 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.30%) Java EE
4 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.88%) E-Learning
3 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 6 (7.79%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.90%) Handset
5 3 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.60%) Open Source
6 2 (2.60%) SCADA
7 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.30%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.19%) UNIX
4 3 (3.90%) Debian
4 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Content Management
2 13 (16.88%) Workflow
3 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (7.79%) High Availability
5 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.49%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.19%) Project Management
7 4 (5.19%) Validation
8 3 (3.90%) OO
8 3 (3.90%) OOD
8 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.90%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.60%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.60%) Bug Management
9 2 (2.60%) Test Management
9 2 (2.60%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) C
1 16 (20.78%) C++
2 15 (19.48%) Java
2 15 (19.48%) Perl
3 14 (18.18%) Python
4 8 (10.39%) Embedded C
5 6 (7.79%) PHP
5 6 (7.79%) Ruby
5 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.90%) SQL
6 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
6 3 (3.90%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (40.26%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) HNC
3 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) MKS
2 6 (7.79%) Perforce
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
3 4 (5.19%) Coverity
3 4 (5.19%) EMC
4 2 (2.60%) Agilent
5 1 (1.30%) Tektronix
5 1 (1.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
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