The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 61 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.63% 6.93% 7.01%
As % of the General category 4.56% 20.63% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 30
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Telecoms
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

General Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
241 126 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.76% 33.60% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 231 117 167
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,420 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Northampton

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Northampton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 21 (65.63%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Degree
4 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
4 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
4 17 (53.13%) Web Development
4 17 (53.13%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (53.13%) JUnit
4 17 (53.13%) Java
4 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 17 (53.13%) J2EE
4 17 (53.13%) EJB
4 17 (53.13%) JSP
4 17 (53.13%) Servlets
4 17 (53.13%) Struts
4 17 (53.13%) Web Services
4 17 (53.13%) XML
4 17 (53.13%) Sun
4 17 (53.13%) Sun Certification
4 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) Apache
5 4 (12.50%) CentOS
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Banking
7 2 (6.25%) Subversion

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) PBX
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
1 2 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (3.13%) Broadband
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) DTS
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
2 17 (53.13%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.13%) Sales Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) J2EE
1 17 (53.13%) EJB
1 17 (53.13%) JSP
1 17 (53.13%) Servlets
1 17 (53.13%) Struts
1 17 (53.13%) Web Services
1 17 (53.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
1 17 (53.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
1 17 (53.13%) Web Development
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.25%) RUP
4 1 (3.13%) Business Development
4 1 (3.13%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (3.13%) ETL
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Security Management
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
1 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) C
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 17 (53.13%) Sun Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MOS
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) CISM
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Sun
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft