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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 256 260 251
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 5 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.068% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 1.29% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 14
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
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
1514 1708 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.50% 20.23% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1300 1416
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Hertfordshire 0 2 - -
3GPP
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (91.67%) LTE
2 9 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) 3G
3 8 (66.67%) C
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) 4G
5 4 (33.33%) 2G
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (25.00%) Multimedia
6 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
7 2 (16.67%) TTCN
7 2 (16.67%) Perforce
7 2 (16.67%) C#
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
8 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (8.33%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LTE
2 9 (75.00%) 3G
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) 4G
5 4 (33.33%) 2G
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
6 1 (8.33%) UMTS
6 1 (8.33%) WCDMA
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP
6 1 (8.33%) ASN.1
6 1 (8.33%) RNC
6 1 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (8.33%) AMQP
6 1 (8.33%) RANAP
6 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (8.33%) HSPA
6 1 (8.33%) MQTT
6 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (25.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) DOM
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (8.33%) Handset
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) C
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (16.67%) TTCN
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle