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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
UK / England
Rank 837 894 901
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 3 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.023% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £52,500 £50,250 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +20.35%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -1.14%

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
12817 16434 18093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.29% 17.20% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10513 13808 14758
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017. 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 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
South East +69 2 - -
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
WCDMA
UK

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) GSM
3 5 (55.56%) 3GPP
3 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (33.33%) HSPA
5 3 (33.33%) GPRS
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) 2G
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) WiMAX
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) ICMP
6 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) IPv4
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA

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 8 (88.89%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) GSM
3 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 5 (55.56%) 3GPP
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) 2G
5 3 (33.33%) GPRS
5 3 (33.33%) HSPA
6 2 (22.22%) 4G
6 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) ICMP
6 2 (22.22%) IPv4
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) WiMAX
7 1 (11.11%) CDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) RF Design Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) RF Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior RF Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3G Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) LTE Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Presales Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Presales Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Probability Theory
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Apple