The table below looks at the statistics for HSDPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSDPA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA)
Rank - 862 860
Permanent jobs citing HSDPA 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.023% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
HSDPA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19221 17728 20919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.44% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15309 14445 17200
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSDPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HSDPA Jobs Demand Trend in England

HSDPA
Salary Trend in England

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

HSDPA Salary Trend in England

HSDPA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing HSDPA 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 HSDPA.

1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) HSUPA
1 2 (100.00%) HSPA
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

HSDPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing HSDPA 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 HSDPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) HSUPA
1 2 (100.00%) HSPA
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA