The first table below looks at the demand for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 147 134 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.040% 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.58% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
575 521 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.19% 24.59% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 457 345 445
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £60,000 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCDMA
East of England

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WCDMA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WCDMA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCDMA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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 +2 1 £60,000 +41.17%
WCDMA
East of England

WCDMA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) Demand Management
3 3 (60.00%) GPRS
3 3 (60.00%) GSM
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Erlang
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) VHDL
5 1 (20.00%) UMTS
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) GPRS
3 3 (60.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Erlang