The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 854 945 940
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 7 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.047% 0.035% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £47,000 -
% change year-on-year
+14.36% -
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
14845 16968 19699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.37% 16.73% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12123 14159 15917
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WCDMA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCDMA within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +6 4 £53,750 +7.50% 1
London +67 2 £57,500 -
South East +77 1 - - 2
WCDMA
UK

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing WCDMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WCDMA.

1 12 (92.31%) LTE
2 10 (76.92%) GSM
3 6 (46.15%) 3G
4 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) 2G
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
4 5 (38.46%) 3GPP
4 5 (38.46%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) GPRS
5 4 (30.77%) HSPA
5 4 (30.77%) 4G
5 4 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (23.08%) Presales
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) WiMAX
6 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (23.08%) Actix
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) ICMP
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 3 (23.08%) Linux

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LTE
2 10 (76.92%) GSM
3 6 (46.15%) 3G
4 5 (38.46%) 2G
4 5 (38.46%) 3GPP
4 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) 4G
5 4 (30.77%) GPRS
5 4 (30.77%) HSPA
5 4 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) ICMP
6 3 (23.08%) IPv4
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) UMTS
6 3 (23.08%) WiMAX
7 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) RF Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Presales Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) RF Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior RF Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior RF Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3G Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) RF Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 4 (30.77%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 3 (23.08%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Probability Theory
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) MapBasic
3 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Actix
1 3 (23.08%) EMC
1 3 (23.08%) Ericsson
2 2 (15.38%) Anite
2 2 (15.38%) Mapinfo
2 2 (15.38%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) Huawei
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel
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