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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 251 230 275
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +45
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 2 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,000 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £40,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.45%
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
1558 1508 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.45% 21.27% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1234 1501
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 WCDMA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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 -3 2 £48,750 -
WCDMA
England

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) RF Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) RF Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC