The first table below looks at the demand for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 29 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 60 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing 3G 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.21% 2.05% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 6.80% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 103 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.81% 30.21% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 64 96 85
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3G
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3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

3G
Salary Trend in Luton

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

3G Salary Trend in Luton

3G
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) GPRS
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (75.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) FrameMaker
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) GPRS
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (75.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001