The table below looks at the statistics for DECT 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 DECT over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
Rank 265 232 278
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +46
Permanent jobs citing DECT 3 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.15% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.73% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
DECT
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
1571 1511 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.63% 21.19% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1235 1498
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DECT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DECT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DECT
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

DECT Salary Trend in the East of England

DECT
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DECT across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

DECT Salary Histogram in the East of England

DECT
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 DECT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 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 -9 3 £45,000 +50.00%
DECT
England

DECT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing DECT 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 DECT.

1 9 (100.00%) TETRA
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) Genesys
3 4 (44.44%) Bluetooth
3 4 (44.44%) GSM
3 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) LTE
4 3 (33.33%) Product Management
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Handset
4 3 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (33.33%) Simulink
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) PhD
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) TTCN
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis

DECT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing DECT 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 DECT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 3 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) Windchill
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) TETRA
2 4 (44.44%) Bluetooth
2 4 (44.44%) GSM
2 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (44.44%) LTE
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) RF Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior RF Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Radio Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Industrial Design
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) Genesys
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft