The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 836 869 807
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -62
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 18 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.018% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 20
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
WCDMA
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
17713 19069 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14262 15325 16193
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in England

WCDMA
Salary Trend in England

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in England

WCDMA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCDMA across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WCDMA Salary Histogram in England

WCDMA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCDMA within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +55 11 £67,500 +50.00% 1
South East -2 4 - -
East of England +13 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
WCDMA
UK

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (100.00%) Wireless
2 29 (90.63%) 3GPP
3 23 (71.88%) GSM
4 18 (56.25%) GPRS
5 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (50.00%) LTE
7 14 (43.75%) Handset
8 13 (40.63%) Windows
9 12 (37.50%) Project Management
10 11 (34.38%) UNIX
10 11 (34.38%) Sybase
11 10 (31.25%) Huawei
11 10 (31.25%) UMTS
11 10 (31.25%) GGSN
11 10 (31.25%) SGSN
12 7 (21.88%) SS7
12 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
12 7 (21.88%) Ericsson
12 7 (21.88%) Marketing
12 7 (21.88%) SIGTRAN
12 7 (21.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 7 (21.88%) Diameter Protocol
13 6 (18.75%) MGW
14 5 (15.63%) NGN
15 4 (12.50%) 3G
15 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 4 (12.50%) Megaco
15 4 (12.50%) ISUP
15 4 (12.50%) ISDN
15 4 (12.50%) PSTN

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (100.00%) Wireless
2 29 (90.63%) 3GPP
3 23 (71.88%) GSM
4 18 (56.25%) GPRS
5 16 (50.00%) LTE
6 10 (31.25%) UMTS
6 10 (31.25%) GGSN
6 10 (31.25%) SGSN
7 7 (21.88%) SS7
7 7 (21.88%) SIGTRAN
7 7 (21.88%) Diameter Protocol
8 6 (18.75%) MGW
9 5 (15.63%) NGN
10 4 (12.50%) 3G
10 4 (12.50%) Megaco
10 4 (12.50%) ISUP
10 4 (12.50%) ISDN
10 4 (12.50%) PSTN
10 4 (12.50%) CDMA
10 4 (12.50%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Technical Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Account Manager
3 6 (18.75%) CS Core Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Manager
5 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Handset
2 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 4 (12.50%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Business Development
5 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C
2 2 (6.25%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Sybase
2 10 (31.25%) Huawei
3 7 (21.88%) Ericsson
3 7 (21.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Anite
6 1 (3.13%) Intel
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
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