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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank 153 151 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.040% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.18% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £140,000 £27,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+418.51% -46.00%
HSPA
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
494 563 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.59% 22.70% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 343 447 335
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HSPA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HSPA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HSPA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSPA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Stevenage +11 3 - -
HSPA
East of England

HSPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing HSPA 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 HSPA.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Handset
4 1 (25.00%) ASN.1
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (25.00%) UMTS

HSPA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) ASN.1
3 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) PC Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree