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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 886 931 923
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 5 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.032% 0.052% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 10
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £63,750 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £61,312
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £52,500
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
15423 17274 19893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 16.91% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12881 14399 15831
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,925 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCDMA across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

WCDMA Salary Histogram 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 26 August 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
South West - 4 £47,250 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
WCDMA
UK

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 17 (94.44%) GSM
2 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (66.67%) LTE
4 11 (61.11%) UMTS
5 10 (55.56%) GPRS
6 8 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (38.89%) 4G
7 7 (38.89%) Nokia
7 7 (38.89%) Huawei
8 6 (33.33%) Network Design
8 6 (33.33%) 2G
8 6 (33.33%) 3GPP
8 6 (33.33%) Ericsson
8 6 (33.33%) ATM
8 6 (33.33%) CDMA
8 6 (33.33%) ISDN
8 6 (33.33%) PSTN
8 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (27.78%) Actix
9 5 (27.78%) Sybase
9 5 (27.78%) Unix
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) Windows 2000
9 5 (27.78%) Windows NT
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
9 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
10 4 (22.22%) HSPA
10 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
10 4 (22.22%) VoWiFi

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 17 (94.44%) GSM
2 12 (66.67%) LTE
3 11 (61.11%) UMTS
4 10 (55.56%) GPRS
5 8 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (38.89%) 4G
7 6 (33.33%) 2G
7 6 (33.33%) 3GPP
7 6 (33.33%) ATM
7 6 (33.33%) CDMA
7 6 (33.33%) ISDN
7 6 (33.33%) PSTN
8 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
9 4 (22.22%) HSPA
9 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
9 4 (22.22%) VoWiFi
10 3 (16.67%) 3G
10 3 (16.67%) GGSN
10 3 (16.67%) SGSN
11 2 (11.11%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) eggPlant
General
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Designer
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 4G Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Presales Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Mobile Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 2000
1 5 (27.78%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) Demand Management
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) MapBasic
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Huawei
1 7 (38.89%) Nokia
2 6 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 5 (27.78%) Actix
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Sybase
4 3 (16.67%) Nortel
5 2 (11.11%) Anite
5 2 (11.11%) Mapinfo
6 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (5.56%) Samsung