The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA 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 WCDMA 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
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 265 242
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.73% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-8.42% -7.31%
WCDMA
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% -

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WCDMA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in the East of England

WCDMA
Top 17 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 WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA2000

WCDMA
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 WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA2000
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree