The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 47 51
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.30% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.59% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 63 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.25% 18.81% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 57 67
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
GSM
Cambridgeshire

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

GSM
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

GSM Salary Trend in Peterborough

GSM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) GPRS
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
1 8 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) GPRS
1 8 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++