The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP 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 3GPP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 261 254 227
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 6 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.083% 0.29% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.39% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 11
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £83,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +1.50%
3GPP
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
1487 1653 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.48% 20.92% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1324 1510
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3GPP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

3GPP Salary Trend in the East of England

3GPP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

3GPP Salary Histogram in the East of England

3GPP
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 3GPP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire +7 6 £55,000 -20.00%
3GPP
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 10 (58.82%) LTE
2 9 (52.94%) 3G
3 8 (47.06%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Wireless
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) C
6 4 (23.53%) 2G
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Signal Processing
6 4 (23.53%) 4G
6 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
7 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
7 3 (17.65%) Node.js
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (17.65%) AMQP
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
7 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
7 3 (17.65%) Billing
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
8 2 (11.76%) SNMP
8 2 (11.76%) IPv6
8 2 (11.76%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
1 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) LTE
2 9 (52.94%) 3G
3 7 (41.18%) Wireless
4 4 (23.53%) 2G
4 4 (23.53%) 4G
5 3 (17.65%) AMQP
6 2 (11.76%) SSH
6 2 (11.76%) RANAP
6 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) SMTP
6 2 (11.76%) SNMP
6 2 (11.76%) IPv6
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) HTTP
7 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
7 1 (5.88%) GPRS
7 1 (5.88%) GSM
7 1 (5.88%) WCDMA
7 1 (5.88%) CDMA2000
7 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
1 3 (17.65%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) Ajax
1 3 (17.65%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) DOM
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) Signal Processing
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Perforce