The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 41 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 8 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.56% 1.82% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.67% 5.81% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 13
Average salary £57,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.84% +5.55%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 86 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 45.19% 31.27% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 117 57 88
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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Salary Trend in Newbury

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Newbury

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Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

UMTS Salary Histogram in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) LINQ
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) HBase
5 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (10.00%) 2G
2 1 (10.00%) 4G
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) GGSN
2 1 (10.00%) HSDPA
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) MGW
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) RNC
2 1 (10.00%) SCTP
2 1 (10.00%) SDH
2 1 (10.00%) SGSN
2 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) HBase
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) LINQ
1 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Symbian