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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 93 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.34% - 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £43,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -10.00%
GSM
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
150 147 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.74% 15.08% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 123 95 156
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

GSM
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

GSM Salary Trend in Nottingham

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing GSM 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 GSM.

1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) TickIT
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Telematics
1 3 (60.00%) CAN bus
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) GPRS
2 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing GSM 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 GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) GPRS
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (20.00%) GCC
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Telematics
1 3 (60.00%) CAN bus
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) EMC