The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 41 51
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 1.65% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.04% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
GSM
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.81% 23.43% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 62
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,569 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) GPRS
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (100.00%) GPRS
1 4 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++