The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 147 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.30% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 1.44% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
3GPP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
420 487 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.45% 20.97% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 383 320
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3GPP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3GPP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Royston - 1 £50,000 -
3GPP
East of England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WCDMA
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) ASN.1

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WCDMA
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) ASN.1
2 1 (33.33%) HSPA
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle